Contact Us

Contact Information
Telephone: 404-727-2545
Fax: 404-727-3322

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

The main GDBBS office is located in Suite 314 of the former Dental Building (1462 Clifton Road). Once in the building, take the elevators to the third floor, turn left, and the office will be on the left side of the hallway. The nearest parking lot is Michael Street Deck.

Division Director

Wilkinson, Keith
Dr. Keith D. Wilkinson, Director of the Division
Dr. Wilkinson received a BA in chemistry from Albion College and did his MS and PhD 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.

Telephone: 404-727-2548

Division Personnel

Susan Hoffstadter, Program Administrator for BCDB & MSP
Telephone: 404-727-1594

Sara Howard, Program Administrator for GMB & PBEE
Telephone: 404-727-2802

Gary Longstreet, Program Administrator for CB & NS
Telephone: 404-727-3707

Emily Morran, Program Administrator for IMP & MMG
Telephone: 404-727-2546

Kathy Smith, Director of Recruitment and Admissions
Telephone: 404-727-2547

Monica Taylor, Director of Student Development
Telephone: 404-727-2678

Maureen Thomas, Secretary
Telephone: 404-727-2752

Margie Varnado, Business Manager
Telephone: 404-727-2803

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