Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science

May 10 - 13, 2015

Zygmunt Derewenda

Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Education - M.Sc., University of Lodz, 1977; Ph.D., University of Lodz, 1982; D.Sc., University of Lodz, 2005. Past employment: University of Lodz, Poland (1976-1985); University of York, UK (1985-1990); University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada (1990-1996). Current Position: Distinguished Harrison Teaching Professor, Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22908, USA. Director of the Visiting Student Program for Polish students (Masters) in USA; Co-Editor of Acta Crystallographica D Fields of interest - macromolecular crystallization and crystallography, protein structure and function, enzyme mechanism, protein-protein interactions; signal transduction >150 publications, >11,000 total citations; > 110 structures in PDB H-index 58; Advised 5 PhD students (Virginia); >15 postdoctoral fellows; and >30 MSc. students; (visiting from Polish Universities)