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Graduate Student Appreciation Week

April 1, 2022

April 4 – April 8 is Graduate Student Appreciation Week. Molecular and Cellular Biophysics Program students are invited to a lunch to celebrate students and everything they contribute to the program and community. Please join us for lunch and lawn … Read more

Uriel Jean Baptiste named IMSD Peer Mentor of the Month

February 2, 2022

Congratulations Uriel for being named IMSD’s peer mentor of the month! See UNC Biochemistry and Biophysics post for details.  Uriel is a current 2nd year graduate student in the department of Biochemistry and Biophysics and is a member of the … Read more

Odessa Goudy named Rosetta Commons Outreach Fellow

November 15, 2021

Congratulations Odessa! UNC Biochemistry and Biophysics news post full article Excerpt: “This month we are excited to announce that Odessa Goudy, a graduate student in Brian Kuhlman’s lab, recently received a Rosetta Commons Outreach Fellowship! As a Rosetta Commons Fellow, Odessa attended … Read more

Welcome Rebecca Berlow to UNC

August 27, 2021

Rebecca Berlow will be joining the MCBP training program as a faculty member beginning in January 2022. Rebecca has been appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics. View the BCBP news post for details. Welcome, … Read more

Brian Kuhlman receives mentorship award

December 15, 2020

Brian Kuhlman, co-director of the Molecular and Cellular Biophysics training program, received the Award for Excellence in Basic Science Mentoring. This is awarded to select faculty members affiliated with the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (BBSP) who demonstrate excellence in … Read more

Shannon Speer earns her PhD!

November 12, 2020

Shannon Speer defended her dissertation under the guidance of Dr. Gary Pielak on November 10th, 2020 and received her PhD. The title of her dissertation is “Protein Complex Stability in Living Cells.” Shannon received her B.S. in chemistry from Rhodes … Read more

Justin Rectenwald earns his PhD

November 11, 2020

Justin Rectenwald earned his PhD after the successful defense of his dissertation titled “TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT FOR INHIBITOR DISCOVERY OF CHROMATIN ASSOCIATED PROTEINS LINKED TO LYSINE METHYLATION.” Read about it in the Biochemistry and Biophysics department news post! UNC BCBP news article … Read more