• prof. christian happi

    Christian Happi, is a Professor of Molecular Biology and Genomics at Redeemer’s University, Nigeria. His research focus is on infectious diseases, especially, Lassa fever, Ebola, malaria, HIV and Human genomics. He is the Pioneer and current Dean of the College of Postgraduate Studies, Redeemer’s University and the Director of the World Bank funded African Center of Excellence for Genomics of infectious Disease (ACEGID) in Redeemer’s University.

    Professor Christian Happi holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Biochemistry from the University of Yaounde, Cameroon (1993), and PhD from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria (2000). After his PhD, he went to Harvard University where he worked as a Postdoctoral fellow (2000-2003). He subsequently worked at Harvard University as a Research Scientist for 4 years (2004-2007). He became an adjunct Professor at Harvard University School of Public Health between 2007-2011.

    Professor Happi is currently a visiting professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases (IID), Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), and the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University. He has also served as visiting Professor in major leading institutions in Europe as well as a WHO consultant molecular biologist between 2000 and 2009.

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