John Colicelli, Ph.D.

Titles

Co-Director, Howard Hughes Undergraduate Research Program

Professor, and Vice Chair, Biological Chemistry

Vice Chair, Biological Chemistry

Member, Biochemistry, Biophysics & Structural Biology GPB Home Area

Brain Research Institute

Cell & Developmental Biology GPB Home Area

JCCC Signal Transduction and Therapeutics Program Area

Training Grants in Cellular and Molecular Biology, Genetics, Tumor Cell Biology


Awards and Honors:

UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award

Thelma Culverson Excellence in Cancer Research Award

Dwyer Fund for Excellence Award, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

Life Sciences Research Foundation Fellow

Faculty Advisory Committee, Minor in Biomedical Research

Co-Director Howard Hughes Undergraduate Research Program

Faculty Executive Committee, David Geffen School of Medicine

Contact Information

Email
colicelli@mednet.ucla.edu
Phone
Lab Number: (310) 206-1400
Office Phone Number: (310) 825-1251
Address

Laboratory Address:

Laboratory
BSRB 34610

UNITED STATES

Mailing Address:

Department
173717 mail code
615 Charles E. Young Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES

Work Address:

Office
BSRB 350C

UNITED STATES

Biography

John Colicelli is a cell biologist and biochemist. He joined the Department of Biological Chemistry in the UCLA School of Medicine in 1990. He became a full professor in 2003. Dr. Colicelli earned his B.A. in Chemistry at Rutgers University and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Columbia University in New York. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Dr. Colicelli's research is focused on molecular signal transduction in cancer biology and neuronal plasticity. He teaches cell biology at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Dr. Colicelli serves as a Departmental Vice Chair and as a member of the School of Medicine Faculty Executive Committee.

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