Faculty

Biochemistry faculty 2019

Research Faculty

Dan Oprian
Daniel Oprian
Louis and Bessie Rosenfield Professor of Biochemistry
Chair, Biochemistry
781-736-2322 Volen National Center for Complex Systems, 407

Structure-function studies of visual pigments and other cell surface receptors.

Niels Bradshaw
Niels Bradshaw
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-2309 Kosow-Wolfson-Rosensweig Building, 206

Regulation of Protein Phosphatases and the Evolution of Cellular Signaling

Jeff Gelles
Jeff Gelles
Aron and Imre Tauber Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
781-736-2377 Kosow-Wolfson-Rosensweig Building 208

Single-molecule Biochemistry and Biophysics. Transcription and RNA processing. Cytoskeletal networks and regulation.

Tijana Ivanovic
Tijana Ivanovic
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-2439 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, 450

Uncovering fundamental molecular mechanisms of virus translocation across biological membranes

Julia Kardon
Julia Kardon
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-2359 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, 519

Mechanisms for control of mitochondrial protein activity, quality, and lifespan. Website.

Dorothee Kern
Dorothee Kern
Professor of Biochemistry
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
781-736-2354 Volen National Center for Complex Systems, 444

Dynamics of enzymes. Magnetic resonance methods.

Maria-Eirini Pandelia
Maria-Eirini Pandelia
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-4939 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, 656

Mapping the functional repertoire of (bio)inorganic systems and protein metallocofactors; paradigms of (bio)catalysts relevant to the human health and environment.

Dagmar Ringe
Dagmar Ringe
Harold and Bernice Davis Professor of Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease
781-736-4902 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Science Research Center, 654

Structures of enzymes and enzyme-substrate complexes. Website

Timothy Street
Timothy Street
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-4961 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center, 648A

Mechanisms of protein folding in the cell

Douglas Theobald
Douglas Theobald
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-2303 Kosow-Wolfson-Rosensweig Biochemistry, 308

Evolution, structure, and function of macromolecular complexes

Teaching Faculty

Emily Westover
Emily J. Westover
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
781-736-2304 Kosow-Wolfson-Rosensweig Biochemistry, 108

Emeriti Faculty

Gregory Petsko
Gregory Petsko
Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry
Chris Miller
Chris Miller
Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry

Structure and Mechanism of Ion Channels and Transporters