Selection Committee

Damon Runyon Fellowship Award

CHAIR

E. Jane Albert Hubbard, PhD
Professor
Department of Cell Biology
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York

VICE CHAIR

Richard M. White, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center 
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York
David Bilder, PhD
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Departments of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California
Martin D. Burke, PhD, MD
Professor of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, Illinois
Jayanta Chaudhuri, PhD
Professor
Immunology Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Jason M. Crawford, PhD
Maxine F. Singer ’57 PhD Associate Professor
Departments of Chemistry and Microbial Pathogenesis
Yale University
New Haven, Connecticut
Howard C. Hang, PhD
Richard E. Salomon Family Associate Professor
Laboratory of Chemical Biology and Microbial Pathogenesis
The Rockefeller University
New York, New York
Jay Hesselberth, PhD
Associate Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado
Howard C. Hang, PhD
Richard E. Salomon Family Associate Professor
Laboratory of Chemical Biology and Microbial Pathogenesis
The Rockefeller University
New York, New York
Jay Hesselberth, PhD
Associate Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado
Jonathan C. Kagan, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Schwachman Chair in Gastroenterology
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Martin McMahon, PhD
Professor, Department of Dermatology
Huntsman Cancer Institute
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah
Alfonso Mondragón, PhD
Ethel and John Lindgren Professor
Director of the Structural Biology Facility
Department of Molecular Biosciences
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Kathryn A. O'Donnell, PhD
Associate Professor 
Department of Molecular Biology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Emmanuelle Passegué, PhD 
Professor of Genetics and Development
Director, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, New York
Rajat Rohatgi, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Medicine
Professor of Biochemistry
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA
Jared Rutter, PhD
HHMI Investigator
Professor of Biochemistry
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah
Susan R. Schwab, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York
Nancy A. Speck, PhD
Investigator, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
Chair, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Aaron F. Straight, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry
Chair, Department of Biochemistry
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California
Jessica Tyler, PhD
Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York
Cynthia Wolberger, PhD
Professor
Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland