Home Contact Us

The American Association of Immunologists

Paul M. Allen

Brief Bio

Paul Allen is the Robert L. Kroc Professor of Pathology and Immunology in the Department of Pathology and Immunology at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He was president of the American Association of Immunologists from 2005 to 2006 and served as an AAI Council member from 2000 to 2005.

Oral History – Full Interview

Interview Date: Monday, April 28, 2014
Location: Bethesda, MD

Click here to see other interviews from the Oral History Project

Oral History – Transcript

Click here to download the transcript of this interview

AAI Service History

Joined: 1985
President: 2005–2006
Vice President: 2004–2005
Councillor: 2000–2004

The Journal of Immunology
Associate Editor: 1987–1991
Section Editor: 1991–1992
Deputy Editor: 2008–2013

Awards Committee: 1997–1998, 1998–2000 (chair)

Other Service
AAI Representative to IUIS Council: 2003–2004



President's Address

"Defining Yourself: Tolerance Development in the Immune System," Delivered May 12, 2006

The Journal of Immunology 177, no. 3 (2006): 1369–72.

President's Message

"AAI President’s Message," August 2005

AAI Newsletter (August 2005), 2, 8.

Select Honors and Awards

  • MERIT Grant Award, NIH, 2008–2011
  • Board of Scientific Advisors, National Cancer Institute, 2006–2010

Institutional/Biographical Links

  • Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Immunobiology profile
  • Paul Allen lab, Washington University in St. Louis


© The American Association of Immunologists, Inc.
1451 Rockville Pike, Suite 650 | Rockville, Maryland 20852 | Phone: (301) 634-7178 | Fax: (301) 634-7887
Email: infoaai@aai.org | Website feedback: AAI Webmaster