Director of Graduate Studies, PI of NIGMS T32 Training Grant

Jeff Sekelsky
Professor of Biology and Genetics
302 Fordham Hall
(919) 843-9400 phone

Questions about applying and admissions should be directed to BBSP.  Please also see the Joining GMB page.

Faculty that wish to apply for an appointment should see the page on Joining the GMB Faculty.

Student Services Administrator

John Cornett
5009 Genetic Medicine Building
(919) 962-4728 phone
(919) 966-0401 fax

Business Manager

Cara Marlow
5011 Genetic Medicine Building
(919) 966-5002 phone
(919) 966-0401 fax

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee establishes program policies and evaluates new faculty applicants. It consists of the Director of Graduate Studies, the Student Services Administrator, four faculty, and two student representatives:

Samir Kelada, PhD, Assistant Professor of Genetics
William Kim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Karen Mohlke, PhD, Professor of Genetics
Scott Williams, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Nate Diehl, MD-PhD Student (Channing Der lab)
Spencer Nystrom, PhD Student (Dan McKay lab)

Matters that involve specific students or personnel, including students for training grant appointments and ruling on request for exemptions for GMB policies, are handled by the Executive Committee, which is the Steering Committee without the student representatives,