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biochemist

Tayebeh Pourmotabbed, American biochemist. Named Distinguished Aumnus of Year, University Maryland, 2000. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American College Rheumatology, New York Academy of Sciences, Phi Lambda Epsilon.

Background

Pourmotabbed, Tayebeh was born on March 25, 1959 in Kermanshah, Iran. Daughter of Ali Akbar Pourmotabbed and Molouk Ghovaalla.

Education

Bachelor, College of Notre Dame, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1986.

Career

Assistant lecturer general chemistry University Maryland, Baltimore, 1985, graduate teaching assistant, 1981-1986, supervisor undergraduate research, 1986-1988, postdoctoral research assistant College Park, 1986-1988. Instructor organic chemistry Howard Community College, Columbia, Maryland, 1986-1987. Assistant professor University Tennessee, Memphis, 1989-1992, 1993-1998, associate professor, since 1998.

Visiting professor Washington University, Seattle, 1995. Invited lecturer in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American College Rheumatology, New York Academy of Sciences, Phi Lambda Epsilon.

Connections

Married James Aflaki, January 3, 1998.

father:
Ali Akbar Pourmotabbed

mother:
Molouk Ghovaalla

spouse:
James Aflaki