Gabriel C. Lander, PhD


Education
  • Ph.D. Biophysics (2009)
    The Scripps Research Institute
    Thesis: Structural Architecture of Bacteriophage Described via Streamlined Cryo-Electron Microscopy
    Advisors: Dr. Jack Johnson, Dr. Bridget Carragher, Clint Potter

  • B.S. Biochemistry (2002), Distinguished Independent Study
    Minor in Computer Science
    Binghamton University
    Undergraduate Thesis: Structural Relationships to Drug Binding Affinities in Tubulin
    Advisor: Dr. Susan Bane

Work Experience

Awards, Fellowships
  • 2018: Amgen Young Investigator Award
  • 2017: Baxter Young Investigator Award
  • 2014: NIH Director's New Innovator Award
  • 2014: Pew Scholar Award
  • 2014: Searle Scholar Award
  • 2012: Dale F. Frey Award for Breakthrough Scientists (Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation)
  • 2012: Merton R. Bernfield Memorial Award (American Society of Cell Biology)
  • 2012: Director’s Award for Exceptional Achievement (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
  • 2012: George Palade Award (Microscopy Society of America)
  • 2011: Outstanding Achievement Award, Life Sciences Division (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
  • 2010: Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Fellowship
  • 2008: ARCS Fellowship
  • 2007: Carl Storm Fellowship Award
  • 2006: FASEB Young Investigator Award