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Biology educator

Lucia Beatriz Rothman-Denes, Argentinian Biology educator. E-mail: lbrd@midway.uchicago.edu. Fellow American Academy Microbiology; member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology (division chair 1985, division group II representative 1990-1992, vice chair GMPC since 1995), American Society Virology (councilor 1987-1990), American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Background

Rothman-Denes, Lucia Beatriz was born on February 17, 1943 in Buenos Aires. Came to the United States, 1967. Daughter of Boris and Carmen (Couto) Rothman.

Education

Licence in Chemistry, School Sciences, University Buenos Aires, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, School Sciences, University Buenos Aires, 1967.

Career

Visiting fellow, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1967-1970; postdoctoral fellow biophysics, University of Chicago, 1970-1973; research associate, University of Chicago, 1973-1974; from assistant professor to associate professor, University of Chicago, 1974-1983; professor molecular genetics and cell biology, University of Chicago, since 1983. Member microbial genetics study section National Institutes of Health, 1980-1983, 93-96, chair, 1994-1996, genetic basis of disease study section, 1985-1989. Member Damon Runyon and Walter Winchell Science Advisory Committee, New York City, 1989-1993.

Member biochemistypanel National Science Foundation, 1990-1992.

Achievements

  • E-mail: lbrd@midway.uchicago.edu.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Academy Microbiology (board governors 2000-2003). Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, American Society Microbiology (division chair 1985, division group II representative 1990-1992, vice chair GMPC 1995-1999, chair GMPC 1999-2001, chair meetings. board since 2003), American Society Virology (councilor 1987-1990), American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Connections

Married Pablo Denes, May 24, 1968. Children: Christian Andrew, Anne Elizabeth.

father:
Boris Rothman

mother:
Carmen (Couto) Rothman

spouse:
Pablo Denes

child:
Anne Elizabeth Rothman-Denes

child:
Christian Andrew Rothman-Denes