Richard D. Vierstra, Ph.D.

Richard D. Vierstra, Ph.D.

Defining how ubiquitin and other post-translational modifiers contribute to cellular regulation and turnover and how the phytochrome photoreceptor system controls plant and microbial development.

George and Charmaine Mallinckrodt Professor
Biology
Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Plant and Microbial Biosciences Program
Biochemistry Program
Molecular Cell Biology Program

  • Defining how ubiquitin and other post-translational modifiers contribute to cellular regulation and turnover and how the phytochrome photoreceptor system controls plant and microbial development.