1989–2019, Next year MCB turns 30!

Join us in celebrating 30 years as a department at our alumni symposium on May 4, 2019. Enjoy talks featuring our acclaimed alumni below, reconnect with fellow classmates and faculty, and hear about exciting new departmental research and initiatives.

Janelle Ayres (MCB BA 2002, postdoc Vance lab) is an associate professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences

Lisa Dennison (MCB PhD 2012, Scott lab) is the director of research development communications at UT–Southwestern and is the founder and director of Science Sketches

Raymond Deshaies (Biochemistry PhD 1989, Schekman lab) is the senior vice president for discovery research at Amgen

Hunter Fraser (MCB PhD 2005, Eisen lab) is an associate professor of biology at Stanford

Rachel (Zunder) Fraser (MCB PhD 2011, Rine lab) is the director of research at Impossible Foods

Michael Gilman (Biochemistry PhD 1983, Chamberlin lab) is the chief executive officer of Arrakis & Obsidian Therapeutics

Rachel Haurwitz (MCB PhD 2012, Doudna lab) is the president and chief executive officer of Caribou Biosciences and a co-founder of Intellia Therapeutics

Victor Holmes (MCB PhD 2001, Cozzarelli lab) is a senior scientist at Amyris Biotechnologies

Ed Lein (MCB PhD 1998, Shatz lab) is an investigator at the Allen Institute for Brain Science

Learn more at: mcb.berkeley.edu/mcb30