Biological Chemistry Faculty

Please visit our Faculty Index for participating faculty accepting PhD students from the Biological Chemistry Program!

Faculty from the Departments of Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Oncological Sciences, Pharmaceutics / Pharmaceutical Chemistry, and Pharmacology and Toxicology are availble for rotations and thesis research. BCP students have a variety of choices to carry out cutting-edge research mentored by world-class scientists.

 

Biological Chemistry Affiliate Faculty

A number of University of Utah faculty are affiliated with the Biological Chemistry Program and have active research labs but who are not currently taking PhD students. These faculty are included in the Affiliate list below.

Name

Department

Research Interest

Bock, Susan Bioengineering Protein Conformational Change & Targeting
Carroll, Dana Biochemistry Genome editing, CRISPR-Cas, ZFNs, TALENs, DNA repair
Flynn, Peter Chemistry Biological NMR and Biophysics
Gard, David Biology Cytoskeletal Function & Development
Goldenberg, David Biology Protein Biophysics
Grissom, Charles Chemistry Cancer Drug Delivery and Enzyme Mechanisms
Horvath, Martin Biology Structural Biology; X-Ray Crystallography
Ireland, Chris Medicinal Chemistry Marine Natural Products
Lindsley, Janet Biochemistry Teaching Metabolism and Nutrition
Poulter, Dale Chemistry Biosynthesis; Structure Function, Mechanistic Enzymology
Prestwich, Glenn Medicinal Chemistry  Therapeutic Biomaterials
Winge, Dennis Biochemistry Mitochondria, OXPHOS Respiration, Assembly of Respiratory Complexes
Woycechowsky, Ken Chemistry Biopolymers; Protein folding, assembly, and function; Mutagenesis
Last Updated: 9/28/17