Brigitte Huber

Brigitte Huber

Brigitte Huber
Home Town
Sins, Switzerland
Prior Degrees

University of Zurich, Switzerland, BA, Biology
University of Basel, Switzerland, MSc, Pharmacology
University of London, England, PhD, Immunogenetics

Sackler Program(s)
Genetics, Immunology

What is the ultimate goal of your research?

To find new insights into the mechanisms that lead to autoimmunity.

What excites you about your research?

I constantly learn new things, new areas of research, new technical approaches.

What do you like best about Sackler students?

Our students are very committed to research.

What qualities distinguish the Sackler School from other graduate schools?

The openness between programs, the ease of interaction with faculty, regardless of what program or department they are in.

What do you do to relax?

Yoga, gardening

What is your favorite Boston restaurant?

Oleana in Cambridge

Apply to the Sackler School


The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development