Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Kurt J. AmannMicrobiology Biology, Biochemistry19992002 Thomas Dean Pollard (post-doc)
Marc BallivetVisual system, Acetylcholine receptor, retina Steve F. Heinemann (grad student)
David BaltimoreVirology, Oncogenes, Immunology, Gene Regulation19651968 Renato Dulbecco (research scientist)
Sagar P. Bapat20092017 Ye Zheng (grad student), Ronald M. Evans (grad student)
Phillip W. BermanDrug development, vaccines, AIDS, monoclonal antibody therapeutics, immunology, molecular cell/biology, recombinant protein production19771981 Steve F. Heinemann (post-doc)
Antonius J.M. BernsMolecular Genetics1976 Rudolf Jaenisch (post-doc)
Sydney BrennerC. Elegans
Dennis A. Carsondrug-development 19701972 Martin G. Weigert (post-doc)
Martin ChalfieC. elegans Sydney Brenner (post-doc)
Ukrae Cho2017 Martin W. Hetzer (post-doc)
Senyon Choepotassium channels, TGF-beta receptors, and a membrane-integrating Bacillus protein, Mistic.
Melvin Cohnimmune response
Francis Harry Compton Crickmolecular biology / Consciousness
Jeroen den HertogMolecular developmental zoology1994 Tony Hunter (post-doc)
Daniel J. DonoghueFibroblast Growth Factor Receptors (FGFRs) in Human Cancer1982 Tony Hunter (post-doc)
Renato Dulbecco
Walter Eckhartcancer-causing genes (oncogenes), growth factors, and communication between adjacent cells (gap junctional intercellular communication)
Elizabeth I. FlandreauStress Neurobiology20092012 Wylie Vale (post-doc)
Roger GuilleminNeuroendocrinology
Sung HanNeural circuit based understandings of brain disorders
Robert W. HolleyCellular and Developmental Biology
Christopher P. Horoszkocarbon nanotubes, photoelectrochemistry, bioanalytical chemistry, cancer pharmacology Wylie Vale (research assistant)
Arthur L. Horwichchaperonins Walter Eckhart (post-doc)
Tony Huntergrowth control and cell cycle regulation Walter Eckhart (post-doc)
Joseph Martin JezBiochemistry, General Biophysics Structural Biology Laboratory Joseph P. Noel (post-doc)
Douglas A. LappiToxins, ribosome-inactivating proteins Laboratories for Neuroendocrinology19821984 Roger Guillemin (research assistant)
Travis Lee2018 Joseph R. Ecker (post-doc)
Edwin S. Lennox
Michael Levittcomputational structural biology19771979 Francis Harry Compton Crick (post-doc)
Thomas F MartinezCharacterizing smORFs, Translation, DNA Damage Response Peptide Biology Laboratory20152019 Alan Saghatelian (post-doc)
Fritz Melchers19651967 Paul Knopf (post-doc), Edwin S. Lennox (post-doc)
Roland Dyche MullinsCell Biology, Biochemistry, Actin19941998 Thomas Dean Pollard (post-doc)
Venkatesh N. Murthyinformation processing by neural circuits19941998 Charles F. Stevens (post-doc), Terrence J. Sejnowski (post-doc)
Daniel J. NeedlemanPhysics of Macromolecular Assemblies and Subcellular Organization19981999 Terrence J. Sejnowski (research assistant)
Leslie E. Orgeltheoretical inorganic chemistry, Origins of Life
Satchin Panda
Thomas Dean PollardCell Biology, Biochemistry, Actin
Lincoln R. PotterBiochemistry Tony Hunter (post-doc)
John Kenneth RoseMolecular Virology
David Leon RoussoNeurogenesis, synapse formation20032005 Alon Chen (research assistant)
Harry Rubinregulation of tumor development Renato Dulbecco (post-doc)
Jonas Salkpolio vaccine
David V. Schafferviral gene delivery, stem cells19981999 Fred H. (Rusty) Gage (post-doc)
John E. SulstonApoptosis, developement Leslie E. Orgel (post-doc)
Ian S. Trowbridgeimmunology
Inder M. Verma genetics and gene therapy
Martin G. WeigertLupus and Immunology Melvin Cohn (research scientist)
Robert A. Weinbergoncogenes Renato Dulbecco (post-doc)
Jing-Ke Wengplant metabolism20092013 Joseph P. Noel (post-doc)