Hannah Distinguished Professor of Structural Bioengineering
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
For more information, visit the Kerfeld lab website (link in the contact box).
The honor, bestowed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, recognizes members for extraordinary achievements in advancing science.
Cheryl Kerfeld will lead a team of five research groups in a $3.4 million NSF Understanding the Rules of Life grant to engineer a synthetic cell. The aim is to tackle two key science and engineering research areas: building a synthetic cell and epigenetics.