Cell Engineering - Building the Future with Biological Molecules - Hana El-Samad, UCSF

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Professor Hana El-Samad, UCSF
Presentation includes summer research internship opportunities and graduate program discussion.

Speaker Bio: Hana El-Samad is an associate professor and vice chair of the department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of California, San Francisco. She is the deputy director of the UCSF Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology. She is also a senior investigator at the Chan-Zuckerberg BioHub. El-Samad received her PhD from UCSB in Mechanical Engineering, specializing in Control and Dynamical Systems. Her research interests include the study of feedback regulation mechanisms in cells and organisms and cell engineering. She is a Packard Fellow, a Paul G. Allen Distinguished Investigator and a recipient of a number of honors such as the Eckman award.


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Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6105