Dr. Derek Applewhite received his B.S. in Biology at the University of Michigan and his Ph.D in Cell and Molecular Biology at Northwestern University in Chicago. Dr. Applewhite was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Biology Department at the University of North Carolina and currently is an Assistant Professor in the Biology Department at Reed College in Portland, OR. Dr. Applewhite is interested in understanding the regulation of the cytoskeleton, the structure that helps cells maintain their shape
and internal organization.
Tuesday January 21, 2020:
BRIDGE2Students: French Room 205, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Join BRIDGE Scholar Dr. Derek Applewhite, for lunch!
Graduate students from all disciplines are encouraged to attend! Lunch will be served.
BRIDGE2Science: MCB Seminar, ISB Room 221, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
The Spatial and Temporal Regulation on Non-muscle Myosin II Contractility
Open to the public. Refreshments will be served!
Wednesday January 22, 2020:
BRIDGE2Impacts: Commonwealth Honors College 160 East, 11:15 am-12:15 pm
Training the next generation of diverse scientists and making sure everyone has a place at the table.
Refreshments will be served!