Harmen Bussemaker Named Guggenheim Fellow
The John Simon Guggenheim Foundation has named Harmen Bussemaker, Associate Professor in Columbia's Department of Biological Sciences, as one of its 2010 Fellows. The award supports a project titled "Deciphering the language of gene expression regulation," in which Dr. Bussemaker will combine methods from biophysics and genetics in order to predict the behavior of gene regulatory networks, and test these predictions using wet lab experiments. Guggenheim Fellows are appointed on the basis of impressive achievement in the past and exceptional promise for future accomplishment. Click here to learn more.