Michelle Christine Mendoza, PhD

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Michelle Christine Mendoza, PhD

Assistant Professor of Cell and Tissue Biology, UC, San Francisco

Michelle.Mendoza@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 476-8922
Box 0512, UCSF
San Francisco,

UCSF Profiles

Cancer Center Membership

Associate Member

Education

05/00 Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA B.S.  animal bioscience
12/05 University of California, San Diego, CA Ph.D. biomedical science
01/06-04/10 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Postdoctoral  cancer cell signaling
08/10-06/11 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Postdoctoral cancer cell signaling


Professional Experience

  • 09/2000-12/2005
    Graduate Student, Program in Biomedical Sciences, University of California, San Diego, Laboratory of Dr. Richard Firtel
  • 01/2006-04/2010
    Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Laboratory of Dr. John Blenis
  • 08/2010-06/2011
    Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Laboratory of Dr. John Blenis
  • 07/2011-12/2011
    Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Laboratory of Dr. John Blenis
  • 03/2012-12/2013
    Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Laboratories of Dr. Gaudenz Danuser and John Blenis
  • 01/2014-present
    Assistant Professor of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California, San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • 1997 - 2000
    College of Agriculture Sciences Enrollment Incentive Award, Pennsylvania State University
  • 1997 - 2000
    Mildred Bunton-Calvin Waller Scholarship, Pennsylvania State University
  • 1997 - 2000
    NCI Cancer Research Training Award, NCI-FCRDC
  • 1998 - 1999
    Eva B. and G. Weidman Groff Memorial Scholarship, Pennsylvania State University
  • 1999 - 2000
    N. C. Harris Scholarship, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2000 - 2002
    Cota-Robles Fellowship, University of California
  • 2004
    Chair’s Fund Award, Chemotactic Cytokines Gordon Research Conferences
  • 2006 - 2008
    Postdoctoral Research Supplement Grant, NCI
  • 2007 - 2010
    Postdoctoral Fellowship, Susan G. Komen for the Cure
  • 2012 - present
    K01 Mentored Research Science Career Development Award, NCI

Selected Publications