Matthew Potthoff, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology, is now the director of the Molecular and Cellular Biology PhD subprogram, as of April 17, 2017. Potthoff has an outstanding record of student training and longstanding dedication to mentorship at graduate, postdoctoral, and undergraduate levels. A highly regarded basic scientist with a well-funded laboratory, Potthoff brings a new vision to the MCB subprogram and has our enthusiastic support. Please welcome him to this new role.
Additionally, please thank Rick Domann, PhD, professor of Radiation Oncology, for his outstanding leadership of the MCB program over the past five years. As a direct result of his superb management of the MCB program, it is currently one of the top-ranked biomedical PhD programs at the University of Iowa.