Gary M. Wessel Professor of Biology

EDUCATION
Undergraduate
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
B.A. 1978; Biology and Environmental Sciences

Graduate
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Ph.D. 1986; Developmental Biology
Mentors: Drs. David R. McClay and Richard B. Marchase

Postgraduate
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center,Houston
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
NIH Postdoctoral Fellow; May 1986 - April 1989
Sponsors: Drs. William H. Klein and William J. Lennarz

APPOINTMENTS
* University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; May 1989 - July 1990
* Brown University, Division of Biology and Medicine; Assistant Professor of Biology; July 1990 - July 1996
• Brown University, Division of Biology and Medicine; Associate Professor of Biology; July 1996 – 2001
• Brown University, Division of Biology and Medicine; Professor of Biology; June 2001 – present
• Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA; Senior Scientist (Brown); December 2005 – present

Brown Affiliations

Research Areas

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