The Rockefeller University Friday Lecture Series is one of the principal university-wide activities of the academic year. Scientists from around the world, and from varying disciplines, are invited to speak to the Rockefeller community and members of neighboring institutions to share their recent research, techniques and findings. Lectures take place in the university's Caspary Auditorium at 3:45 p.m. (preceded by a tea reception at 3:15 p.m.).
Infectious Diseases of Childhood: Inborn Errors of Immunity?
Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture
Jean-Laurent Casanova, M.D., Ph.D., senior attending physician, professor and head, St. Giles Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases, The Rockefeller University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Friday, March 13, 2015
Synthesis of Designer Chromosomes from Scratch
The Detlev W. Bronk Alumni Lecture
Jef Boeke, Ph.D., professor, department of biochemistry and molecular pharmacology, director, institute for systems genetics, New York University
Friday, March 20, 2015
Unraveling Therapy Response and Resistance in Mouse Models of Human Breast Cancer
Jos Jonkers, Ph.D., head, division of molecular pathology, Netherlands Cancer Institute
Friday, March 27, 2015
‘Houdini’ Proteins: Discovery and Applications of Ultrafast Inteins
The William H. Stein Memorial Lecture
Tom Muir, Ph.D., Van Zandt Williams Jr. Class of 65 Professor of Chemistry, chair, department of chemistry, Princeton University