Mark Brynildsen and Cliff Brangwynne Join CBE Faculty
Mark P. Brynildsen and Clifford P. Brangwynne will join the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering as Assistant Professors during the coming academic year. Each will expand and strengthen the department’s research portfolio in biological engineering.
Brynildsen, who will start in September 2010 following a postdoctoral appointment in Biomedical Engineering at Boston University, specializes in host-pathogen interactions, bacterial persistence, and biofilms.
Brangwynne, who will start in January 2011 following a postdoctoral appointment at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, specializes in patterning in developing embryos, RNA-protein bodies, and architecture and dynamics of the cytoskeleton.
For more information, click on the highlighted names above to visit the departmental webpage for each of CBE’s newest faculty members.