Derrick Dean

Derrick Dean Receives Clark Way Harrison Visiting Professorship at Washington University

By Patience on January 30, 2018

Dr. Derrick Dean, Professor of Engineering at Alabama State University, has been selected as the 2018 Clark Way Harrison Visiting Professor at Washington University in St. Louis. He will serve his visiting professorship within the Washington University Department of Biology from April through July 2018. As Primary Investigator of ASU’s Integrated Bio-Engineering & Advanced Materials […]

Varner Lecture: Anja Geitmann, PhD

By Patience on January 3, 2018

Speaker: Anja Geitmann, PhD, Canada Research Chair in Biomechanics of Plant Development and Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University Title: “Cellular Pathfinding: How the Pollen Tube Finds its Target” Sponsor: Washington University Department of Biology and the Center for Engineering MechanoBiology Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. CST Location: Rebstock Hall...

Streaming Seminar: “Pattern formation and regeneration in a single cell” by Wallace Marshall, PhD

By Patience on January 3, 2018

**Speaker: Wallace Marshall, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Group Leader – Laboratory of Cell Geometry and PI of the NSF STC Center for Cellular Construction, University of California, San Francisco Title: “Pattern formation and regeneration in a single cell” Sponsor: Washington University Department of Biology Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. CST Location: Rebstoc...

Arinzeh’s Scaffolds Appear in Sigma Xi Magazine

By Patience on September 15, 2017

Science by CEMB member Treena Livingston Arinzeh of New Jersey Institute of Technology appears in Sigma Xi’s magazine American Scientist, Sept/Oct 2017 edition. Arinzeh’s work with  colleagues Moy and Huang examines how engineered scaffold structures shed light on cell growth, and thus can help “find new ways to regenerate bone, cartilage, and nerve tissue and […]

CEMB undergraduate programs in full swing

By Patience on July 31, 2017

At UPenn, a formal summer Research for Undergraduates (REU) program is in place and includes 10 undergraduates chosen from more than 100 applicants. This year’s students represent a diverse array of institutions (see list below). At Washington University, five students are working in CEMB labs as part of the plan to have a formal undergraduate […]

CEMB Annual Retreat

By James McGonigle on February 17, 2017

CEMB Members will gather Monday, July 17 – Tuesday, July 18 for the Annual CEMB Retreat. 2017 Retreat_AGENDA Convene: 11:00 a.m. on Monday in the Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology located at 3205 Walnut Street. Adjourn: after 6:00 p.m. Dinner on Tuesday, Glandt Forum, Singh Center. Hotel Accommodations: Sheraton University City located at 3549 […]