Anthony Nicola

  1. Professor
Email Address
Phone 509-335-6003


Affiliate or Adjunct Appointments

  • Affiliate, Paul G. Allen School for Global Health
  • Affiliate, School of Molecular Biosciences


  • Postdoctoral, Yale University School of Medicine
  • PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • BA, Drew University, 1991

Research Interest

  • Virus-cell interactions
  • Herpesviruses
  • Viral entry and membrane fusion
  • Herpes simplex viruses


Professional Service

  • Council Member, American Society for Virology
  • Associate Editor, Viruses
  • Deputy Editor, Virology Journal
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Virology
  • Scientific Program Committee, American Society for Virology
  • International Review Committee, International Herpesvirus Workshop
  • NIH Study Section Service, Virology A, Virology B, Topics in Virology
  • Member, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Panel (Microbial Biology)

Honors and Awards

  • Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Exceptional Mentor, ARCS Foundation
  • G. Caroline Engle Distinguished Professorship in Infectious Diseases
  • Zoetis Award for Research Excellence
  • Research Scholar Development Award, NIAID, NIH
  • Distinguished Alumnus, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Fellows Award for Research Excellence, NIH