Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science

May 10 - 13, 2015

Wladek Minor

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

Education: M.Sc., University of Warsaw, 1969; Ph.D., University of Warsaw, 1978.

Employment: University of Warsaw 1969-1985; Purdue University 1985-1995; University of Virginia 1995-present;

Fields of interest - development of methods for structural biology, in particular macromolecular structure determination by protein crystallography. Data management in structural biology, data mining as applied to drug discovery, bioinformatics. Member of Midwest Center for Structural Genomics, Center of Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases, New York Center for Structural Genomics and Enzyme Function Initiative.

>160 publications, >34,000 total citations, H-index 34, >350 structures in PDB. Trained >60 students, ~20 post-docs (trainees) . There are five PI’s among lab alumni.

Recipient of the Edlich-Henderson Inventor of the Year Award. Honorary Professor at Universityof Liverpool. Journal of Structural and Functional Genomics member of the editorial board.