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IRACDA Participating Institutions

Alabama

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Bryan D. Noe, Ph.D.
The UAB Graduate School
Suite 504 Hill University Center 
1400 University Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35294-1150
Phone: (205) 975-8852
Fax: (205) 996-4409
Email: bnoe@uab.edu
Program Website: MERIT - Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction and Teaching Program

Arizona

University of Arizona, Tucson

Nicholas J. Strausfeld, Ph.D.
Center for Insect Science
1007 E. Lowell Street, Room 225
Tucson, AZ 85721-0106
Phone: (520) 621-4924
Fax: (520) 621-2590
Email: flybrain@neurobio.arizona.edu
Program Website: PERT - Postdoctoral Excellence in Research and Teaching

California

Stanford University

Joseph Puglisi, Ph.D.
Department of Structural Biology
Fairchild CTR D105A
Stanford, CA 94305-5126 
Phone: (650) 498-4397
Fax: (650) 723-8464 
Email: puglisi@stanford.edu
Program Website: Stanford IRACDA Program

Brandon White, Ph.D. (Co-Director, San Jose State University)
Email: brandon.white@sjsu.edu

University of California, San Diego/
San Diego State University

Larry Brunton, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, Dept. 0636
La Jolla, CA 92093-0636 
Phone: (858) 534-4667 
Fax: (858) 534-6833 
Email: lbrunton@ucsd.edu
Program Website: Professors for the Future

University of California, San Francisco

Patricia G. Calarco, Ph.D.
Graduate Division 
500 Parnassus Avenue, MU-200W
Campus Mail Box 0244 
San Francisco, CA 94143-0244 
Phone: (415) 502-6612 
Fax: (415) 476-9690 
Email: graduate.dean@ucsf.edu
Program Website: ISIS - IRACDA Scholars in Science

Georgia

Emory University School of Medicine

Douglas C. Eaton, Ph.D.
Department of Physiology 
Atlanta, GA 30322-3110
Phone: (404) 727-7410
Fax: (404) 727-2648
Email: deaton@emory.edu
Program Website: FIRST - Fellowships in Research and Science Teaching

Illinois

Northwestern University

Lawrence J. Henschen, Ph.D.
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 491-3338
Fax: (847) 491-4455
Email: henschen@eecs.northwestern.edu
Program Website: NU-START - Northwestern University - Select Teaching and Research Training Program

Kansas

University of Kansas, Lawrence

Mary L. Michaelis, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology 
5006 Haworth Hall 
Lawrence, KS 66045 
Phone: (785) 864-3905
Fax: (785) 864-5219
Email: mlm@ku.edu
Program Website: University of Kansas/Haskell Indian Nations University IRACDA Project

Massachusetts

Tufts University

Claire Moore, Ph.D.
Department of Microbiology
136 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: (617) 636-6935
Fax: (617) 636-0337
Email: claire.moore@tufts.edu
Program Website: TEACRS - Tufts University

Minnesota

University of Minnesota, Duluth

George J. Trachte, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
School of Medicine
1035 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (218) 726-8975 
Fax: (218) 726-7906 
Email: gtracht1@d.umn.edu
Program Website: University of Minnesota Medical School - Duluth IRACDA Program

New Jersey

University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

Gary Brewer, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
675 Hoes Lane West, Room 736
Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635
Phone: (732) 235-3473
Fax: (732) 235-5223
Email: brewerga@umdnj.edu
Program Website: INSPIRE- IRACDA New Jersey/ New York for Science Partnerships in Research and Education

New Mexico

University of New Mexico

Angela Wandinger-Ness, Ph.D.
Department of Pathology
School of Medicine
MSC 08-640 
1 University of New Mexico 
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: (505) 272-1459
Fax: (505) 272-5186
Email: awandinger@salud.unm.edu
Program Website: ASERT - Academic Science Education and Research Training Program

North Carolina

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Linda Dykstra, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
214 Bynum Hall, CB 4010 
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-4010
Phone: (919) 962-3521
Fax: (919) 843-8661
Email: ldykstra@unc.edu
Program Website: SPIRE - Seeding Postdoctoral Innovators in Research and Education

Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

Yvonne J. Paterson, Ph.D.
Department of Microbiology
3610 Hamilton Walk
323A Johnson Pavilion 
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6076 
Phone: (215) 898-3461 
Fax: (801) 315-9100 
Email: yvonne@mail.med.upenn.edu
Program Website: PENN-PORT - University of Pennsylvania's Postdoctoral Opportunities in Research and Teaching Program

South Carolina

Medical University of South Carolina

Cynthia F. Wright, Ph.D.
College of Graduate Studies
173 Ashley Avenue, BSB 100
Charleston, SC 29425 
Phone: (843) 792-2564 
Fax: (843) 792-6590
Email: wrightcf@musc.edu
Program Website: MUSC-Claflin Cooperative for Postdoctoral Academic Career Development

Texas

Baylor College of Medicine

Gayle R. Slaughter, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030-3498 
Phone: (713) 798-6644
Fax: (713) 798-6325
Email: gayles@bcm.edu
Program Website: BCM REACH IRACDA Program

Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University

Paul B. Fisher, Ph.D.
Department of Human and Molecular Genetics
1101 East Marshall Street, Room 11-015
Richmond, VA 23298
Phone: (804) 828-9632
Fax: (804) 827-1124
Email: pbfisher@vcu.edu
Program Website: VCU IRACDA Program