University of Pittsburgh Department of Cell Biology


  • Elias T. Spiliotis, PhD
    Spatial control of microtubule-based membrane traffic by septin GTPases

    Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 11:00 am - Victoria Hall Lecture Room 125

    Elias T. Spiliotis, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Drexel University College of Arts and Sciences
    Host: Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.

  • Rachel Wills
    A Novel Homeostatic Mechanism Tunes PI(4,5)P2-dependent Signaling at the Plasma Membrane

    Friday, July 8, 2022 - 12:00 noon - 6014 BST-3

    Rachel Wills, Graduate Student Researcher, Cell Biology & Molecular Physiology, Dept of Cell Biology, Univ. of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
    Hammond Lab

  • Karina Vargas, PhD
    Synuclein regulates synaptic vesicle recycling

    Tuesday, July 12, 2022 - 11:00 am - 5th Floor Boardroom, Eye & Ear Institute

    Karina Vargas, PhD, Research Scientist, The Eugene Bell Center for Regenerative Biology and Tissue, Engineering Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole
    Host: Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.

  • Michael Marks, Ph.D.
    Keynote Speech - Title TBA

    Friday, September 23, 2022 - 11:00 am - CB Retreat @ Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

    Michael Marks, Ph.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children\'s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania
    Host: Alexander Sorkin, Ph.D.