Department News

Below are articles from various sources about members of MCB and their research.

January 21, 2022

Hernan Garcia The Society for Developmental Biology has awarded MCB Assistant Professor of Genetics, Genomics, and Development, Hernan Garcia, with the 2022 Elizabeth D. Hay New Investigator Award. This award is given to new investigators who have demonstrated outstanding research in developmental biology in the early stages of their career.

January 11, 2022

CZ Biohub investigatorsCongratulations to MCB's newest Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigators!

January 05, 2022

Polina LishkoAssociate Professor Polina Lishko has been named the 2022 Bakar Prize recipient.

December 17, 2021

As a community we are so grateful to be back together and hope you enjoy our year-end video highlighting our extraordinary community!


December 14, 2021

Stephan LammelThe McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience has selected MCB faculty member Stephan Lammel as one of four projects to receive the 2022 Neurobiology of Brain Disorders (NBD) Awards.

December 14, 2021

Greg BartonThe Lupus Research Alliance announced MCB faculty member Greg Barton as one of 11 exceptional receipients of the 2021 Lupus Innovation Awards.

December 13, 2021

Vitae Spirits is equipped with a custom-built, 250-gallon copper pot still and temperature-controlled fermentation tanks. Learn about MCB's exciting research, new faculty, programs to help students and postdocs thrive, amazing alumni success stories, and much more...

November 08, 2021

IAP poster session groupThe 10th bi-annual symposium hosted by the MCB Industrial Affiliates Program had a successful return to an in-person format on October 29th.

Read more here.

November 02, 2021

The MCB Division of Immunology & Pathogenesis and the Department of Chemistry are hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor to work at the interface of immunology and chemistry. Join us in our commitment to premier education, research, and innovation!

Learn more and apply by November 8, 2021, here.

October 14, 2021

Interested in becoming a UC Berkeley faculty member? We are now accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of Cryo-Electron Tomography.