Dr. Menne is an Associate Professor in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology. He was appointed as a Research Associate Professor in 2010. For that appointment, he was a Co-PI of an NIAID Contract on Hepatitis B Virus research. In 2013, he was appointed as an Associate Professor in the tenure track.
During 2014 he was awarded an R01 in a multi-PI study on hepatitis B (NIH/NIAID 1 R01AI113267, 2014-2019). He is also a Co-PI on another R01, awarded in 2012 (NIH/NCI 1 R01CA166213, 2012-2017). A brief description of the most recent R01 and his second R01 are shown below. In addition to his grantsmanship, he has published 12 papers since his arrival in 2011, which speaks to his strong scholarship activities.