Biographical Sketch: Michele McGuirl, Ph.D.

Michele McGuirl, Ph.D., is a program director in the Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences, where she manages grants in the biophysical studies of protein structure and function. McGuirl comes to NIGMS from the National Cancer Institute, where she was a program director in the Center for Cancer Training. Before that, she was an NIGMS-funded researcher and faculty member at the University of Montana. Her research interests have included electron transfer, metallo-biochemistry, protein folding, and amyloid diseases. McGuirl earned a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Massachusetts and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Montana State University. She conducted postdoctoral research at The California Institute of Technology.

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