Phillip W. Berman CV


2006-present Distinguished Professor and Jack Baskin Endowed Chair, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Jack Baskin School of Engineering University of California, Santa Cruz
2006-2010 Chair, Department of Biomolecular Engineering University of California, Santa Cruz
2004-2006 Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer Global Solutions for Infectious Diseases, South San Francisco, CA
1997-2004 C-founder and Senior Vice President, Research and Development VaxGen, Inc., Brisbane, CA
1991-1997 Staff Scientist, Process Sciences and Immunology Department Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, CA
1982-1991 Scientist/Senior Scientist, Department of Molecular Biology Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, CA



Postdoctoral training. Advisor: Herb Boyer

(NAS member, founder of Genentech)

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, CA.

Area of research: molecular biology export and secretion in E. coli

1977-1981 Postdoctoral training. Advisor: Steven Heineman (NAS member)

Neurobiology Laboratory, The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA.

Area of research: neuromuscular transmission and autoimmunity

1977 PhD Biochemistry

Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Area of research: protein structure and function; antigenic structure of proteins

1971 AB Biology

University of California, Berkeley, CA.

Area of research: Solid phase peptide synthesis; antigenic structure of proteins