Affiliated Faculty

This list of affiliated investigators can help you identify potential research mentors at the University of Pittsburgh. PSTP students can, and do, work with mentors not on this list, but the investigators featured below have expressed interest in hosting PSTP students in their laboratories.

Guillermo Calero, MD, PhD
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Reconstitution of multi-protein complexes (MPCs) for biochemical and X-ray crystallographic studies

Patrick van der Wel, PhD
Research Areas Research Summary

Misfolding, aggregation and amyloid formation in disease; Membrane protein structure and lipid interactions; Solid-state NMR spectroscopy; Biophysics

Ben Van Houten, PhD
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Repair of DNA damage in nuclear and mitochondrial genomes; Structure and function of nucleotide excision repair proteins