May 10, 2010
Bioengineering Professor Adam Arkin has been named the new Director of the Physical Biosciences Division of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.
Arkin is a leading authority on systems and synthetic biology, and has been serving as the head of the Synthetic Biology Department at LBL. He also directs JBEI’s Bioinformatics Group and Berkeley Lab’s Virtual Institute of Microbial Stress.
Adam follows Acting Director Paul Adams and former Director Jay Keasling, both of whom also hold faculty appointments in the UC Berkeley Bioengineering Department. Read the full story at Berkeley Lab.