Classes
Schedule
Education

Fall 2017

Section 0311 of BIO2.1
Fundamentals of Biology (Cell and Molecular) -- : Aug 22 - Dec 14 2017

Spring 2017

Section 4280 of MICRO5
General Microbiology -- : Jan 17 - May 18 2017

Section 5043 of BIO2.1
Fundamentals of Biology (Cell and Molecular) -- : Jan 18 - May 17 2017

Spring 2017 Schedule

MW 9-12 Bio 2.1 lab; Baker 1885

MW 12:30-2 Bio 2.1 lecture; Baker 1801

MW 2-3 Office hours; Baker 1882

 

TTh 11-11:55 Office hours; Baker 1882

TTh 12-1:30 Micro 5 lecture; Baker 1869

TTh 2-5 Micro 5 lab; Baker 1885

 

B.A. in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, 2005
Honors Thesis: The role of the cps operon in persistence of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium
(in other words: "Salmonella bacteria may be able to cause longer-term infections in mice if they have a special capsule made of polysaccharides.")

 

Ph.D. in Biology/Microbiology, Humboldt University and Max Planck Institute, Berlin, Germany, 2011
Dissertation: Myeloperoxidase and neutrophil elastase collaborate in the formation of neutrophil extracellular traps
(in other words: "How white blood cells called neutrophils commit suicide to set sticky microbe-catching traps made of their own DNA!")