Academics

Faculty & Staff

Katherine Gibson, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Biology -- Plant - Microbe Interactions, Cell Signaling, Cell Cycle Regulation
  • Telephone: (617) 287-6614
  • Office Location: ISC-4-4430

Areas of Expertise

Plant - Microbe Interactions, Cell Signaling, Cell Cycle Regulation

Degrees

PhD, Molecular Biology, Princeton University, 2000
BA, Biology, University of Virginia, 1993

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Courses Attended
2004 Protein Purification and Characterization. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Fellowships and Awards
2004 Protein Purification and Characterization Course Fellowship, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
2002-2004 National Science Foundation, Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2000-2002 Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University
1991-1993 Dupont Science Scholarship, University of Virginia
1990-1991 A.P.S.A.C. Fellowship for Undergraduate Research, University of North Dakota

Research Positions
2008-present Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts Boston

2005  Visiting Scientist, Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia
Advisor: Russel W. Carlson, PhD

2002-2008 NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Advisor: Graham C. Walker, PhD

2000-2002 HHMI Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University
Advisor: Sharon R. Long, PhD

1994.2000Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
Advisor: Thomas J. Silhavy, PhD

1991-1993 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Virginia
Advisor: Ann L. Beyer, PhD

1991  Department of Biology, University of North Dakota
Advisor: Roger Denome, PhD

1990-1991 Department of Biology, University of North Dakota
Advisor: Robert Fleischer, PhD