Biochemistry and Biophysics

Biochemistry-Biophysics Faculty

Anthony C. Bishop
Associate Professor of Chemistry; Chair of Biochemistry-Biophysics
Ashley R. Carter
Assistant Professor of Physics (On Leave 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015)
Caroline E. Goutte
Professor of Biology
Interests: Molecular mechanisms of cell and developmental biology, genetic analysis of model systems, Notch signaling pathway in C. elegans
Keisuke Hasegawa
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
Sheila S. Jaswal
Assistant Professor of Chemistry.
William A. Loinaz
Professor of Physics
Patricia B. O'Hara
Amanda and Lisa Cross Professor of Chemistry (On Leave 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015)
Interests: Scholarly interests include fluorescence ensemble and single molecule measurements, biomolecular dynamics, and protein - small molecule interactions. My teaching interests are situated in Biophysical and General Chemistry, with some courses in general science topics sprinkled in. At the College, I have served on most committees at least once and am now Dean of New Students.
Dominic L. Poccia
Rufus Tyler Lincoln Professor of Biology
Interests: Mechanisms of membrane fusion, fertilization and cell cycle regulation.
Yan Qi
Assistant Professor of Biology
David I. Ratner
Alfred Sargent Lee '41 and Mary Farley Ames Lee Professor of Biology
Interests: Cellular differentiation in Dictyostelium amoebae; ubiquitin-dependent proteolysis; signal transduction pathways
Patrick L. Williamson
Edward H. Harkness Professor of Biology
Interests: Lipid bilayer organization; lipid asymmetry; transbilayer lipid transport; recognition and removal of apoptotic cells