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.
|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|