Career Development in Glycosciences | Faculty Mentors

Scholars interested in the  UC San Diego Program for Career Development in Glycosciences should contact an approved faculty mentor and be accepted into their research program. Approved Faculty Mentors are listed below with links to their lab websites. After appointment into the Mentor's laboratory, the Mentor can submit an application package on behalf of the Scholar.


Lars Bode

Associate Professor
UC San Diego
Human Milk Glycans

Michael D. Burkart

Professor
UC San Diego
Antibiotic Biosynthesis

Andrew Chisholm

Professor
UC San Diego
C.elegans Development 

Adam Engler

 Associate Professor
UC San Diego
Extracellular Matrix

Jeffrey D. Esko

Professor
UC San Diego
Proteoglycans 

Mark M. Fuster

Associate Professor
UC San Diego -  VAMC
Angiogenesis & Cancer

Pascal Gagneux

Associate Professor
UC San Diego
Reproduction

Richard L. Gallo

Professor and Chair
UC San Diego
Skin Biology

Kamil Godula

Assistant Professor
UC San DIego
Glycoengineering

Philip Gordts

Assistant Professor
UC San Diego
Lipid Metabolism

Tracy M. Handel

Professor
UC San Diego
Chemokines

Nathan E. Lewis

Assistant Professor
UC San Diego
Systems Biology

Victor Nizet

Professor
UC San Diego
Bacterial Pathogenesis

Bernhard Palsson

Professor
UC San Diego
Systems Biology

Gentry N. Patrick

Professor
UC San Diego
Neurobiology

Christina Sigurdson

Associate Professor
UC San Diego
Protein Aggregation

Yitzhak Tor

Professor
UC San Diego
Aminoglycosides

Ajit Varki

Professor
UC San Diego
Sialic Acids

Alice Yu

Professor Emeritus
UC San Diego
Antiganglioside Therapy