|Present||Associate Professor, Physics Department, University of Massachusetts Amherst|
Honors and Awards
- 2014 INSPIRE Award, National Science Foundation
- 2013 Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award, Biophysical Society
- 2011 Cottrell Scholars Award, Research Corporation for Science Advancement
- 2009 Basil O’Connor Starter Award, March of Dimes Foundation
- 2009 Armstrong Fund for Science Award, University of Massachusetts Amherst
- 2005 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health
- 2004 USCB Affiliates Barbara S. Uehling Graduate Dissertation Fellowship (declined)
- 2001 Ferrando-Fithian Award for Outstanding Woman in Physics, UCSB
- 2000 Graduate Assistance in the Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship, UCSB
- 2000 Phyllis Flemming Physics Prize for Outstanding Physics Major, Wellesley College
- 1999 Jerome A. Schiff Fellowship for Thesis Work, Wellesley College
- 1999 Massachusetts Space Grant Consortium Thesis Fellowship
302 Hasbrouck Laboratory
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst Ma, 01003
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Loop formation of microtubules during gliding at high density
JOURNAL OF PHYSICS: CONDENSED MATTER (2011)
The microtubule cytoskeleton, including the associated proteins, forms a complex network essential to multiple cellular processes. Microtubule-associated motor proteins, such ...
Complementary dimerization of microtubule-associated protein tau: Implications for microtubule bundling ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA (2008)
Tau is an intrinsically unstructured microtubule (MT)-associated protein capable of binding to and organizing MTs into evenly spaced parallel assemblies ...