Mara Duncan

Associate Chair, Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity, and Community, Cell & Developmental Biology
Associate Professor, Cell & Developmental Biology
Research Focus: Intracellular traffic, cell polarity & organelle functions in stem cells and yeast

3053 BSRB 
109 Zina Pitcher Place
Ann Arbor MI 48109-2200


Areas of Interest

How do cells respond when they face a situation of low oxygen or low energy (such as in a heart attack or stroke)? What cellular machinery gets activated to allow the cell to survive such dangerous situations. 


  • University of California-Los Angeles, Postdoctoral Fellow, 12/2007 
  • Univeristy of California-Berkeley, Ph.D., 06/2001 
  • University of Washington, B.A., 06/1995

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