Ursula Jakob

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Patricia S. Yaeger Collegiate Professor, MCDB

830 N. University

Office Location(s): 4041B Nat. Sci.
Lab Address: 4041, 4039 Nat. Sci. 734.615.1957
Phone: 734.615.1286
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  • Fields of Study
    • Molecular Biology of Heat and Oxidative Stress Defense
  • About

    Dr. Jakob's research is on the biochemical aspects of the bacterial response to heat shock.

    Dr. Jakob received her B.S. degree in 1991 from Regensburg University in Germany, and her Ph.D. in 1995 also from Regensburg University. From 1996 until 1998 she was a postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Michigan with a fellowship from the German government, and from 1998 until 2001 she was an Assistant Research scientist at UM.

    Dr. Jakob has been chosen as a "Biological Scholar" at the University of Michigan, a prestigious designation awarded by a University-wide committee. She is also a recipient of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award in the Biomedical Sciences 2000. In addition, she won a Sokol Postdoctoral Award in 1998.

  • Areas of Focus
    • Biochemistry
    • Cell Biology
    • Microbiology
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