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Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

  • Lawrence J. Hayward

    Lawrence J. Hayward, MD, PhD

    Academic Role: Professor of Neurology

    Programs: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Neurology

    Focus: Motor neuron degeneration in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

  • Mary Munson

    Mary Munson, PhD

    Academic Role: Professor

    Programs: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

    Focus: Regulation of vesicle targeting and fusion.

  • Thoru Pederson

    Thoru Pederson, PhD

    Academic Role: Professor

    Programs: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biotechnology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

    Vitold Arnett Professorship in Cell Biology

    Focus: RNA traffic in eukaryotic cells, RNA processing, RNA-protein interactions, microRNAs.

     

  • Scott A. Shaffer

    Scott A. Shaffer, PhD

    Academic Role: Professor

    Programs: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

  • Paul R. Thompson

    Paul R. Thompson, PhD

    Academic Role: Professor

    Programs: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

    Director, Small Molecule Screening Facility