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Nicholas Robert Cozzarelli

Nicholas Robert Cozzarelli, American molecular biologist, educator. Member National Academy of Sciences (editor Proceedings 1995-2006), American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology, American Society for Biological Chemistry.

Background

  • Cozzarelli, Nicholas Robert was born on March 26, 1938 in Jersey City. Son of Nicholas and Catherine (Meluso) Cozzarelli.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1966.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow department biochemistry Stanford University Medical School, Palo Alto, California, 1966-1968. Assistant professor department biochemistry University Chicago, 1968-1970, assistant professor departments biochemistry, biophysics and theoretical biology, 1970-1974, associate professor, 1974-1977, professor, 1977-1982. Professor department molecular biology University California, Berkeley, 1982-1989, professor, division biochemistry and molecular biology, department molecular and cell biology, 1989—2006, chairman department, 1986-1989, director virus laboratory, 1986-1990.

    Works

    • Member editorial board Journal Biological Chemistry, 1988-2006, Cell, 1983-1986. Member editorial advisory board Biochemistry, 1982-1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member National Academy of Sciences (editor Proceedings 1995-2006), American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology, American Society for Biological Chemistry.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, theater.

    Connections

    • Married Linda Angela Ambrosini, July 28, 1967. 1 child, Laura Amelia.
    • father: Nicholas Cozzarelli
    • mother: Catherine (Meluso) Cozzarelli
    • spouse: Linda Angela Ambrosini
    • child: Laura Amelia Cozzarelli
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    Born March 26, 1938
    Died March 19, 2006
    (aged 67)
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Princeton University
    • 1966
      Harvard University
    • 1966 - 1968
      Postdoctoral fellow, department biochemistry Stanford University Medical School
      Palo Alto, California, United States
    • 1970 - 1974
      assistant, professor department biochemistry University Chicago
    • 1982 - 1989
      professor, department molecular biology University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
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