Dr. Peter Lipke City University of New York, USA1 Talk
Peter Lipke is Professor and Chairperson in the Department of Biology at Brooklyn College CUNY. He received undergraduate education in Chemistry from the University of Chicago, a PhD in Biochemistry from University of California Berkeley, and post-doctoral training in developmental biology at University of Wisconsin Madison. He was on the... read morefaculty of Hunter College CUNY before joining Brooklyn College in 2006. His research interests include fungal cell wall structure, biogenesis, and evolution. Another major project investigates how functional protein amyloids promote cell-cell adhesion. A strong professional interest is promoting research training and education for underserved minorities.