HHMI Investigator and Carlos O. MIller Professor
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Indiana University
Craig Pikaard earned a B.S. degree from Penn State, a PhD from Purdue, and conducted postdoctoral research at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. Craig joined the faculty of Washington University in St. Louis in 1990 and in 2009 moved to Indiana University, with appointments in the Department of Biology and the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry. At IU, Craig holds the rank of Distinguished Professor and Carlos O. Miller Professor of Plant Growth and Development. Craig is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He was awarded the Martin Gibbs Medal by the American Society of Plant Biologists in 2015 for pioneering work revealing genetic and biochemical mechanisms involved in selective gene silencing and epigenetic regulation.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
10:10 AM – 10:40 AM EDT