I have had more than five decades of experience in Structural Biology. I was a co-Director of a Biomedical Technology Research Resource Center, the National Center for Macromolecular Imaging, NCMI, supported by a P41 grant for thirty years. I am currently a co-Director of a National CryoEM Service Center for Cryoelectron Microscopy, the Stanford-SLAC CryoEM Center, S2C2, and of a part of the National Network for CryoET, the Stanford-SLAC CryoET Specimen Preparation Center, SCSC.

Honors & Awards

  • Marc Dresden Excellence in Teaching Award, Baylor College of Medicine (2012)

Education & Certifications

  • Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Biochemistry (1974)
  • B.S., St. Joseph's College, Philadelphia, PA, Chemistry (1969)

Service, Volunteer and Community Work

  • Board Member, California Revels,


    Oakland, CA

Personal Interests

Singing in West Bay Opera
Singing in California Revels
Singing in church choir
Virtual Reality

Skills and Expertise

    Information Technology
      Augmented/Virtual/Mixed Reality (AR/VR/MR)
      Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
      Research Computing
      Teaching Tools
      User Experience (UX)