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CMB Faculty

 

Accepting Students:

 

Douglas Bishop

Douglas Bishop

Professor

Mechanisms of Meiotic Recombination and Recombinational Repair of DNA Damage.

 

Robert Carrillo

Robert Carrillo

Assistant Professor

Molecules and mechanisms controlling neural wiring specificity.

 

Richard Fehon

Richard Fehon

Professor

Membrane organization and signaling.

 

Edwin L Ferguson

Edwin L Ferguson

Professor

Embryonic patterning and stem cell maintenance in Drosophila.

 

Margaret Gardel

Margaret Gardel

Assistant Professor

Cell adhesion and migration; Cytoskeletal dynamics; Cellular mechanosensation.

 

Benjamin S Glick

Benjamin S Glick

Professor

ER-to-Golgi transport.

 

Michael Glotzer

Michael Glotzer

Professor

The Mechanisms of Cytokinesis.

 

Jean T Greenberg

Jean T Greenberg

Professor

Host-pathogen interactions in Arabidopsis and Tomato.

 

Ellie Heckscher

Ellie Heckscher

Assistant Professor

Development and Function of Neural Circuits in the Motor System.

 

Sally Horne-Badovinac

Sally Horne-Badovinac

Assistant Professor

Collective cell migration and basement membrane remodeling during organ morphogenesis.

 

David Kovar

David Kovar

Chair of the Graduate Program, Professor

Actin cytoskeleton driven cellular processes.

 

Stephen J Kron

Stephen J Kron

Professor

Cell Cycle Checkpoints.

 

Heng-Chi Lee

Heng-Chi Lee

Assistant Professor

Small RNAs-medicated epigenetic regulation & genome surveillance.

 

Ed Munro

Ed Munro

Associate Professor

Cytoskeletal dynamics, cell polarization, dynamics of cellular morphogenesis in early embryos, computational cell and developmental biology.

 

Ilaria Rebay

Ilaria Rebay

Professor

Signal Transduction in Drosophila Development.

 

John Reinitz

John Reinitz

Professor

How DNA sequence specifies biological form.

 

Lucia B Rothman-Denes

Lucia B Rothman-Denes

Professor

DNA-dependent RNA polymerases (RNAP).

 

Michael Rust

Michael Rust

Associate Professor

Molecular basis of systems behavior.

 

Alex Ruthenburg

Alex Ruthenburg

Associate Professor

Chromatin Biochemistry and Structure.

 

Jonathan P Staley

Jonathan P Staley

Professor

Pre-mRNA splicing: mechanism and regulation.

 

Aaron Turkewitz

Aaron Turkewitz

Professor

Membrane Trafficking.

 

Jerrold Turner

Jerrold Turner

Professor

Epithelial Barriers: Structure, regulation, and impact on human health.

 

 

Not Accepting Students:

 

Robert Josephs

Robert Josephs

Professor

Biological Applications of Electron Microscopy.

 

Gayle K Lamppa

Gayle K Lamppa

Associate Professor

Biogenesis of Chloroplasts.

 

Jocelyn Malamy

Jocelyn Malamy

Associate Professor

Development of the root system in Arabidopsis thaliana.

 

Laurens Mets

Laurens Mets

Associate Professor

Biosynthesis of Chloroplasts.

 

Bernard Roizman

Bernard Roizman

Professor

Molecular Biology of Herpes simplex Viruses.

 

 

Not Accepting Students
Emeritus Faculty:

 

Robert Haselkorn

Robert Haselkorn

Professor Emeritus

The Molecular Genetics of Nitrogen Fixation.

 

Anthony P Mahowald

Anthony P Mahowald

Professor Emeritus

Genetic Control of Development in Drosophila.

 

Terence E Martin

Terence E Martin

Professor Emeritus

The Mechanisms of Gene Expression.

 

Theodore L Steck

Theodore L Steck

Professor Emeritus

Membrane cholesterol biochemistry and cholesterol homeostasis.

 

Ursula Storb

Ursula Storb

Professor Emerita

Gene Expression.

 

Bernard S. Strauss

Bernard S. Strauss

Professor Emeritus

The Mechanisms of Mutations.

 

Edwin W Taylor

Edwin W Taylor

Professor Emeritus

The Mechanism of Molecular Motors.

 

 

 
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