Profile

Richard E.B. Seftor

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Director: Program in Matrix Biology
Children's Memorial Research Center

Research Professor
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine

 

Children's Memorial Research Center
2300 Children's Plaza, Box 222 Room 476
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 755-6377  

Education

 

Year

Degree

Institution

 

1986

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Anatomy, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

 

1984

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Biochemistry,  University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

 

1983

Ph.D. - Biology

University of California, Los Angeles, California

 

1977    

B.S. - Biology of Natural Resources - Specialty: Bioenergetics    

University of California, Berkeley, California

Dissertation

 

Year

Title

 

1983    

Photochemical Reaction Centers of Bacteriochlorophyll b-containing Photosynthetic Bacteria

Work Experience

 

Period

Description

Organization

 

2006 - 2009

Associate Member, Graduate Faculty

Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois

 

2005 - 2009

Adjunct Professor

Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois

 

2005 - Present

Research Professor Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
 

2004 - Present

Director: Program in Matrix Biology

Children's Memorial Research Center, Chicago, Illinois

 

1996 - 2004

Research Scientist

Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

 

1996 - 1996

Assitant Professor (Secondary Appt.)

Department of Internal Medicine, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

 

1994 - 1996

Assistant Professor (Secondary Appt.)

Department of Ophthalmology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

 

1993 - 1996

Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

 

1991 - 1993

Research Assistant Professor (Secondary Appt.)

Department of Ophthalmology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

 

1990 - 1993

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Anatomy, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Lab Affiliations

 

Mary J.C. Hendrix Laboratory; Children's Memorial Research Center

Publications

 

Please see Curriculum Vitae for all publications.

Awards/Honors

 

1986-1989 - National Institutes of Health Cancer Biology Training Grant Fellow

Editorial Boards

 

Period

Description

 

2006 - 2007   

Reviewer, Cell Communication and Adhesion

 

1998 - Present

Reviewer, American Journal of Pathology

 

1990 - Present

Reviewer, Clinical & Experimental Metastasis

 

1988 - Present

Reviewer, Cancer Research

Professional Service

  2009 - Present Member, CMRC Website Redesign Committee
  2008 Member, CMRC Research Website Best Practices Working Group
 

2007 - Present    

Member, CMRC Microscopy and Imaging Facility User's Group

 

2006 - 2008

Member, CMRC Information Technology Committee

 

2006 - Present

Member, CMRC Genomics Users Group Committee

 

2004 - Present

Member, Society for Melanoma Research

 

2004 - Present

Member, The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University

 

2003 - 2005

Ad hoc Reviewer, NIH Innovative Technologies for Molecular Analysis of Cancer Program

 

2003 - 2005

Ad hoc Reviewer, NIH Innovations in Cancer Sample Preparation Program

 

2000 - Present

Member, The New York Academy of Sciences

 

2000 - Present

Ad hoc Reviewer, NIH SBIR/STTR Grant Applications

 

1999 - Present

Reviewer, Scientific Grants for the National Institutes of Health

 

1993 - Present

Member, American Association for Cancer Research

 

1990 - Present

Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science

 

1990 - Present

Member, Metastasis Research Society

 

1989 - Present

Member, American Society for Cell Biology

 

2006 - 2007

Member, CMRC Seminar Series Committee

 

2004 - 2006

Chairman, CMRC Information Technology Committee

 

2004 - 2005

Chairman, CMRC FACSAria High Speed Cell Sorter Oversight and Use Committee

 

1997 - 2004

Member, The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

 

2002 - 2003

Reviewer, Scientific Grants for Cancer Research, UK 

Curriculum Vitae

 

Current  Curriculum Vitae 

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