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James Smart

Genetics and Goulash: My adventures on leave in Hungary 2016-2017

September 27th, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Humanities Auditorium


John Geer

Dr. Smart is a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at UTM. Originally from the Vancouver, B.C. area, he received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from Simon Fraser University. He then joined Carl Bauer’s lab at Indiana University Bloomington as a post-doctoral fellow where he studied the transcriptional regulation of hem genes in Rhodobacter capsulatus. Dr. Smart then joined the faculty at UTM where he teaches a variety of courses including microbiology and molecular biology. His work has been published in the Journal of Molecular Biology, Photosynthetica, the European Molecular Biology Organization Journal, and the Journal of Bacteriology.



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