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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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Barbara Bowman
Associate Professor of Biology
NSB 124, 510.430.2297, bowmanb@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Molecular phylogenetics, cell biology of yeast

John S. Brabson
Professor of Chemistry
Program Head, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Program Head, Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical
NSB 128, 510.430.2203, johnb@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Antifungal compounds and their modes of action, sphingolipid metabolism in Pichia ciferrii 

Beth Kochly
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Trefethen Faculty Award
NSB 129, 510.430.2085, bkochly@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Mechanistic studies and reactive intermediates in organic chemistry, organic reactions in ionic liquids

Lisa Urry
Professor of Biology
Department Head of Biology
Program Head of Environmental Science, Spring
NSB 123, 510.430.2026, lurry@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Developmental biology of sea urchin embryos and larvae, cell-cell and cell-extracellular matrix interactions, science education/pedagogy

Elisabeth Wade
Professor of Chemistry
Program Head of Environmental Science, Fall
NSB 117, 510.430.3132, ewade@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Chemical kinetics, atmospheric pollutants, atmospheric and combustion chemistry

Jared Young
Associate Professor of Biology
Kilgore-Snyder Professorship
NSB 120, 510.430.2032, jyoung@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Odor sensing pathways and their modulation in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans

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Joyce Hilton, Biology
Faculty Administrative Assistant
NSB 116, 510.430.2174, jhilton@mills.edu

Jo Scullion, Chemistry & Physics
Post Bac-Pre Med Program Coordinator
NSB 111, 510.430.2317, jscullio@mills.edu

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P: 510.430.2317
F: 510.430.3314
E: biochem@mills.edu

Last Updated: 7/25/14