UMass Boston

Faculty & Staff Directory

Jonathan Celli

Title: Grad Prog Dir/Professor

Phone: 617.287.5715


Department: Physics

Areas of Expertise

Cancer Biophysics, 3D Tumor Models, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT), Quantitative Imaging, Microrheology and Rheology of Biomaterials


PhD, Boston University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Current Funding:

“Mechanism-based therapies for pancreatic cancer informed by stromal microrheology” (NIH/NCI, R00 award)

“Low-cost enabling technology for image-guided photodynamic therapy of oral cancer” (NIH/NCI, UH2/UH3 funding)


Postdoctoral Research Associates:

Shakir Khan