At A Glance
Name: Amy Pasquinelli
Position: Assistant professor, biology, University of California, San Diego
Background: Postdoc, Harvard Medical School — 1999-2003; PhD, biomolecular chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison — 1998; BA, biology, Bucknell University — 1993
Having just completed her post-doctoral work in the lab of Harvard’s Gary Ruvkun, Amy Pasquinelli is currently putting together her own lab, where she and her colleagues plan to conduct research into gene regulation and regulatory RNA.