Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science

May 10 - 13, 2015

Karolina Michalska

Assistant Protein Crystallographer at the Structural Biology Center and the Midwest Center for Structural Genomics at Biosciences Division
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, USA
Fellow at Computation Institute and member of Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

Education - M.Sc., Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, 2002; Ph.D., Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, 2007; Postdoctoral Fellow – Argonne National Laboratory, 2010-2013.

Employment - Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, 2009 – 2010; Argonne National Laboratory 2013 – present; Computation Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA; 2014 – present.

Fields of interest - structure-function relationship in biomolecules, hydrolytic enzymes, protein-ligand interactions.

20 publications and book chapters, >265 total citations, H-index 9, 61 structures in the PDB. Reviewer and editor for structure notes for Journal of Structural and Functional Genomics, reviewer for Acta Crystallographica D, F.

START stipend, Foundation for Polish Science (2010), City of Poznan Young Scientist Scholarship (2008), Polish Biochemical Society J. K. Parnas' Prize (2005).