Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development

Parent unit(s): College of Biological Sciences, Medical School

Unit Contact Information

US mailing address: 321 Church Street SE, 6-160 Jackson Hall, Minneapolis MN 55455  Map

Campus mail address: 6-160 JacH, del code 1217

Phone number: (612) 624-3110

Fax number: (612) 626-6140

gcd@umn.edu

http://www.gcd.umn.edu

Employee Information

  • Department HeadMichael O’Connor, (612) 626-0642

    • Center DirectorTerri Ritz, (612) 624-5953

    • Executive AssistantMary Muwahid, (612) 625-0988

  • Associate HeadDavid Kirkpatrick, (612) 624-9244

  • Associate HeadMary Porter, (612) 626-1901

  • Graduate Studies DirectorDuncan Clarke, (612) 624-3442

  • Graduate Studies DirectorHiroshi Nakato, (612) 625-1727

    • Program CoordinatorSue Knoblauch, (612) 624-7470

  • Undergraduate Studies DirectorDavid Kirkpatrick, (612) 624-9244

    • Program CoordinatorSue Knoblauch, (612) 624-7470

  • Office Personnel

    • Finance Professional 2Diane Arney, (612) 624-1200

    • Human Resources SpecialistDenetra Cade, (612) 624-3401

    • Finance Professional 3Laura Diedrich, (612) 624-0947

    • Grants and Contracts Professional 3Paulie Garcia, (612) 626-6257

    • Finance Professional 1Pamela Hyser, (612) 625-1131

    • Program and Project SpecialistSue Knoblauch, (612) 624-7470

    • Grants and Contracts Professional 3Michelle Lewis, (612) 625-8470

    • Program and Project SpecialistMary Muwahid, (612) 625-0988

    • Human Resources Generalist 1Laurie O’Neill, (612) 625-8471

    • Grants and Contracts Professional 3David Okita, (612) 624-7107

    • Accountant IIOtto Palmer, (612) 626-9976

    • Human Resources Generalist 3 and HR SupervisorBeverly Retzlaff, (612) 625-4440

    • Administrative Manager 3 and Center DirectorTerri Ritz, (612) 624-5953

    • Finance Manager 1 and Accounting SupervisorBarbara Royce, (612) 301-1652

    • Administrative Manager 1 and Grants SupervisorJeffery Schaub, (612) 625-1166

    • Finance Professional 2Mohini Singh, (612) 625-8607

    • Human Resources Generalist 1Cali Wade, (612) 624-3401

  • Centers

    • Caenorhabditis Genetics Center

    • DirectorAnn Rougvie

    • Center for Genome Engineering

    • DirectorDaniel Voytas

    • Developmental Biology Center

    • DirectorDavid Zarkower

Faculty and Instructors

Professors: Vivian Bardwell, Robert Brooker, David Greenstein, Perry Hackett, Tom Hays, Bonnie LeRoy, R. Scott McIvor, Hiroshi Nakato, Thomas Neufeld, Michael O’Connor, Mary Porter, Ann Rougvie, Jeff Simon, Margaret Titus, Brian Van Ness, Daniel Voytas, David Zarkower

Associate Professors: Lihsia Chen, Duncan Clarke, Sean Conner, Laura Gammill, Melissa Gardner, Victoria Iwanij, Yasuhiko Kawakami, Nobuaki Kikyo, David Kirkpatrick, Deanna Koepp, York Marahrens, Naoko Shima, Sivaraj Sivaramakrishnan, Nikunj Somia

Assistant Professors: Kate Adamala, Frank Albert, Ran Blekhman, Naomi Courtemanche, Karen Echeverri, Aaron Engelhart, G.W. Gant Luxton, Jan Norrander, Daniel Schmidt, Heather Zierhut

Affiliated Faculty: David Matthes, William Oetting, Tim Starr, Akhouri Sinha, Robin Wright

Emeritus Faculty: G. Eric Bauer, Martin Blumenfeld, Kathleen Conklin, William Cunningham, David Fan, Anthony Faras, Stuart Goldstein, David Hamilton, Robert Herman, William Herman, Ross Johnson, Richard King, Ryoko Kuriyama, Richard Linck, Paul Magee, Robert McKinnell, Jocelyn Shaw, Judson Sheridan, Michael Simmons, Jonathan Slack, Robert Sorenson

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