Event List

Mol Sci 3440

Reception to introduce first year Biochemistry graduate students to faculty. More TBA. 

Young Hall 2033

“Ribosome Dynamics Captured by Deep Sequencing and Deep Learning”
Liana Lareau, PhD
Principal Investigator, California Institute for Quantitative Biology, UC Berkeley

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. David Eisenberg and Dr. Juli Feigon present their current research. 

Young Hall 2033

"Meiotic Differentiation: Uncovering Unique Modes of Gene Regulation and Organelle Remodeling"
Elçin Ünal, PhD
Assistant Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development
Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley

Mol Sci 3440
Dr. Guillaume Chanfreau and Dr. Todd Yeates present their current research. 
NRB Auditorium

Sigman Honoree: Yigong Shi, PhD
Vice President, Tsinghua University
Dean, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University
Co-Director, Tsinghua-Peking Joint Center for Life Sciences, Beijing, China
http://ygshi.life.tsinghua.edu.cn/index.html
*seminar held in the NRB Auditorium with a reception to follow

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Joe Loo and Dr. Margot Quinlan present their current research. 

Young Hall 2033

“The Adaptive Exchange Hypothesis: Dynamic Specification of the SCF Ubiquitin Ligase Repertoire by Substrate”
Ray Deshaies, PhD
Senior Vice President, Discovery Research, Amgen
Visiting Associate, Division of Biology &

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Al Courey and Dr. Steven Clarke present their current research. 

TBA

Nobel Laureate Prof. Thomas Cech (University of Colorado Boulder)

Young Hall 2033

Peter K. Jackson, PhD
Professor, Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Stanford University School of Medicine
http://med.stanford.edu/baxterlab.html

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Cathy Clarke and Dr. Robert Clubb will present their research. 

Young Hall 2033

Len Zon, MD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, Stem Cell Program, Children’s Hospital Boston
Grousbeck Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
https://zon.tchlab.org/

Young Hall 2033

Tamir Gonen, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Biological Chemistry, UCLA
www.biolchem.ucla.edu/people/faculty/tamir-gonen

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Carla Koehler and Dr. Jim Bowie to present their research. 

Young Hall 2033

Raymond Stevens, PhD
Provost Professor, Biological Sciences & Chemistry
Director of The Bridge Institute, University of Southern California
http://stevenslab.usc.edu/

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Sabeeha Merchant and Dr. Roy Wollman will present their research. 

Young Hall 2033

Christopher Lima, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Biochemistry & Structural Biology, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences & the Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. Graduate School of Medical Sciences,
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
www.mskcc.org/research-areas/labs/christopher-lima

Mol Sci 3440

Dr. Jose Rodriguez and Dr. Jim Gober will present their research.