Gerald B. Koudelka
State University of New York at Albany
Bachelors of Science (cum laude)-Biology
Conferred May 1979
State University of New York at Buffalo
Conferred August 1984
Department Chair (May 2005-present)
Professor (September 2000-present)
Associate Professor (August 1994-August 2000)
Assistant Professor (September 1988-August 1994)
Dept. of Biological Sciences SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Research Interests: Protein nucleic acid interactions; biological role
of sequence dependent DNA structure and flexibility in protein binding
and transcriptional regulation.Protein-protein interactions in biological
systems. Mechanism of transcription repression. Bacterial pathogenesis
Visiting Professor (September 1995-December 1995)
Dept. of Human Molecular Biology and Genetic/Sealy Center for Structural Biology.
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston TX
Research Interests: Nuclear magnetic resonance studies of DNA, DNA binding
proteins and protein-nucleic acid complexes
Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate (Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell
Cancer Fund Fellow Medical Foundation of Boston Senior Fellow) (April 1984-August
Supervisor: Dr. Mark Ptashne
Dept. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Research Interests: Transcriptional activation by E. coli CRP; Role
of DNA structure in determining affinity of 434 repressor for 434 operator.
· Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1996
· Medical Foundation of Boston-Charles E. King Trust Senior Fellowship, 1987-1989.
· Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell Cancer Fund Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 1984-1987.
· Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching. SUNY at Buffalo, School of Medicine, Academic Year 1983.