Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Iain Martyn

Education:

B.A.S., Philosophy and Physics, McGill University; Ph.D., Biophysics, The Rockefeller University

Dissertation:

The role and control of WNT signalling in an hESC model of human gastrulation

Thesis Advisor:

Eric Siggia, Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, and Ali Brivanlou, Professor of Stem Cell Biology and Molecular Embryology, The Rockefeller University

Research Topic:

A method to recapitulate early embryonic gut spatial patterning and morphogenesis in hESCs

Mentor:

Zev Gartner, Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco