Curriculum Vitae

Susana Valente

Susana Valente, PhD

Department of Immunology and Microbiology
Scripps Florida Campus

Scripps Research Joint Appointments

Cell-Based Screening Core
Faculty, Graduate Program


Ph.D. (Microbiology-Virology), University of Paris Diderot (Paris VII), 2002
M.S. (Biotechnology), De Montfort University, 1998
M.S. (Maîtrise Biochemistry), University of Paris Diderot (Paris VII), 1997
B.S. (Applied Chemistry, Biotechnology), New University of Lisbon, 1996

Professional Experience

2022-Present Professor, Immunology and Microbiology, UF Scripps Biomedical Research

2017-2022 Associate Professor, Immunology and Microbiology, Scripps Research
2009-2017 Assistant Professor, Immunology and Microbial Science (IMS), Scripps Research
2012-2015 Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases, Scripps Research
2009-2012 Assistant Professor, Infectology, Scripps Research
2009-2009 Research Fellow, Columbia University

Awards & Professional Activities

Landenberger Foundation Award, 2010-2012
NIAID Research Scholar Development Award (K22) , 2009-2011
2008 Portuguese Ministry of Education, PRAXIS XXI, Post-doctoral fellowship, 2007-08 
American Foundation for AIDS Research, AmfAR, Post-doctoral Fellowship, 2005-07 
Portuguese Ministry of Education, PRAXIS XXI, – Ph.D scholarship, 1998-02