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Executive Steering Committee

Michael L. Kahn
Director, Member of the Executive Steering Committee (ESC):
Michael Kahn

Research Area: Symbiosis between nitrogen-fixing Rhizobium bacteria and legumes at molecular and metabolic levels

Department: Institute of Biological Chemistry (IBC)

Office: Clark 205

Phone: (509): 5-8327

Cliff Berkman
Associate Director, Member of the ESC:
Cliff Berkman

Research Area: Synthesis, resolution, and biochemical evaluation of chiral phosphorus-containing inhibitors of metallopeptidases related to cancer, folate processing, and neurodegenerative diseases.

Department: Chemistry

Office: Fulmer 477

Phone: (509): 5-7613

Nehal Abu-Lail
Member of ESC:
Nehal Abu-Lail

Research Area: Nanoscale Cellular Interactions and Mechanics

Department: Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering

Office: Wegner 313

Phone: (509): 5-4961

John A. Browse
Member of the ESC:
John A. Browse

Research Area: Enzymology of lipids & fatty acids in plants

Department: Molecular Plant Sciences and Institute of Biological Chemistry (IBC)

Office: Clark 443A

Phone: (509): 5-2293

Douglas Call
Member of the ESC:
Douglas Call

Research Area: Evolution of antibiotic resistance and regulation of type III secretion systems in Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Department: Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health (SGAH)

Office: Allen SGAH 331

Phone: (509): 5-6313

Program Administrator

Susan Cao
Program Administrator:

Susan Cao

Office: 211A Hulbert Hall

Phone: (509): 5-6881

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