Recent News

Postdoc Yacine Boulaftali receives UNC Postdoctoral Award for Research Excellence
Congratulations to Dr. Yacine Boulaftali in the Bergmeier lab who received a 2014 UNC Postdoctoral Award for Research Excellence.
Research Associate Sook-Kyung Lee awarded R21 grant from NIAID
Congratulations to Research Associate Sook-Kyung Lee from the Swanstrom Lab who received a R21 grant from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Sharon Campbell receives Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award
Congratulations to Dr. Sharon Campbell, Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics, who is the recipient of the 2014 Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award.
Postdoc Thomas Freeman now a lecturer in UNC Chemistry
Congratulations to Thomas Freeman on his new position as a lecturer with the UNC Chemistry Department
Viva la futbol!
Dr. Aziz Sancar enjoying the games last week with several others.
Grants manager Rhonda receives a promotion
After 16 years of dedicated service to the Department, Rhonda is leaving for a promotion with OSR.
Alum News
Updates from our department alum
Grad Student Jon Leano receives his PhD
Jon successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on July 1, 2014.
Silvia Ramos joins the Department
We welcome Dr. Silvia Ramos who has just joined the lab of Dr. Bill Marzluff as a new research faculty member in the Department.
Postdoc Dileep Varma accepts faculty position at Northwestern
Congratulations to Dr. Dileep Varma on his new tenure-track faculty position with the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.