External Advisory Committee

Meet Our Members

We are fortunate that four eminent biomedical researchers, all of them leaders in cell biology, are serving on our External Advisory Committee (EAC). The members of our EAC typically meet each year in April for a site visit at the University of Nevada, Reno. These highly accomplished scientists are:

Ming Guo, M.D., Ph.D.Ming Guo, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Neurology & Pharmacology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

mguo@mednet.ucla.edu


Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.

Richard B. Mellon Professor and Chair, Department of Cell Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

sorkin@pitt.edu


John Tamkun, Ph.D.John Tamkun, Ph.D.

Chair of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, UC Santa Cruz

tamkun@ucsc.edu


Kai Zinn, Ph.D.Kai Zinn, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology at Caltech

zinnk@caltech.edu