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Jason Burke

Jason Burke

Principal Investigator, Assistant Professor


Principal Investigator
UEC - Miscellaneous Projects & Grants
Office Phone(909) 537-5338
Office LocationCS-309
Assistant Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Office Phone(909) 537-5338
Office LocationCS-309


Assistant Professor since 2018


Salk Institute for Biological Studies, HHMI Postdoc Fellow 2013-2018

University of California Santa Cruz, PhD Chemistry 2012

National Cancer Institute, CRTA Postbac Fellow 2004-2006

University of Oregon, BS Biochemistry 2004


CHEM 4100 Biochemistry I 

CHEM 4200 Biochemistry II 

CHEM 4100L Biochemistry I Laboratory 

CHEM 5800 Biochemistry Seminar

CHEM 2070L Fundamentals of General, Organic and Biochemistry Lab

Research and Teaching Interests

The Burke lab uses techniques in structural biology, enzymology and biochemistry to answer fundamental questions about protein structure-function relationships as they relate to protein evolution and disease.   

Publications on Google Scholar