Emily M. Mace , Ph.D.

Emily M. Mace

Emily Mace was born in Victoria, BC, Canada and completed her Bachelor’s of Science at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada. She received her Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada where under the supervision of Dr. Fumio Takei at the BC Cancer Research Center (Terry Fox Laboratory) she studied the mechanism of integrin activation in murine natural killer cells. She is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Jordan Orange at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, where she uses high resolution and super resolution microscopy to investigate the role of the cytoskeleton in human NK cell function.  Her other interests include NK cell development and primary immunodeficiency.