How to Reach Us

For more general information about the Division, please write or call the following:


Recruitment and Admissions
Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Emory University
1462 Clifton Road, Suite 314
Atlanta, Georgia 30322


Telephone: (404) 727-2545
E-Mail: gdbbs@emory.edu

Division Personnel

Keith D. Wilkinson, Director of the Division
Dr. Wilkinson received a B.A. in chemistry from Albion College and did his M.S. and Ph.D. studies at the University of Michigan where he worked on the mechanisms of flavoprotein catalysis. He joined the faculty at Emory in 1981 after postdoctoral studies at the Institute for Cancer Research at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in the laboratory of 2004 Nobel Prize winner Irwin A. Rose. He is currently Professor of Biochemistry and has been involved in graduate education for over 25 years. Dr. Wilkinson served as the Director of Graduate Studies and as Program Director for the BCDB Program and has served on numerous student dissertation committees and advisory committees at Emory. He also maintains an active research laboratory that studies the roles and functions of ubiquitin-dependent processes. This work is supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health, the Fogarty International Center, and the National Science Foundation.

Cindy Meier, Database Coordinator
Shenita Merriweather, Administrative Assistant
Kathy Smith, Director of Recruitment and Admissions
Monica Taylor, Director of Student Development
Margie Varnado, Business Manager