Jim Mullin, PhD

James Mullin, PhD

Resident Faculty

Dr. Mullin’s research focuses on the role of gastrointestinal (tight junctional) leakiness in cancer, aging, infectious diseases and inflammatory diseases. He also is investigating the effect of micronutrient consumption/nutrition on reducing tight junctional (epithelial barrier) leak, as well as the mechanisms of action of certain infectious diseases, such as Ebola and Marburg viruses.

  • 1986–Present: Professor, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
  • 2002–Present: Director of Research, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Lankenau Medical Center
  • 2002–Present: Adjunct Professor, Department of Biology, St. Joseph's University
  • 2005–Present: Professor, Sidney Kimmel College of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University
  • 2011–Present: Editorial Board, The Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research
  • 2011–Present: Editorial Board, The Scientific World Journal
  • 2012–Present: Editorial Board, Gastrointestinal Cancer: Targets and Therapy
  • 2015–Present: Editorial Board, Austin Journal of Gastroenterology
  • 2018–Present: Editorial Board, World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pharmacology and Therapeutics