Research Groups

Suzanne Eaton

Suzanne Eaton Karate

“People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results” Albert Einstein

Personal Information:
Birthplace: Oakland, California, USA
Birthdate: December 23, 1959
Marital Status: Married, 2 children

EDUCATION

1981
Sc. B. Biology, Brown University
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1988
Ph. D. Microbiology, University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Advisor: Kathryn Calame

AWARDS

1977
New York State Regents Scholar
National Merit Scholar
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1988
Association of Academic women
Graduate woman of the Year
Sydney C. Rittenberg Award for Distinguished Academic Achievement in Microbiology

FELLOWSHIPS AND TECHING ASSISTANCESHIPS

1980
Teaching Assistant for Biochemistry, Brown University
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1982 - 1983
Teaching Assistant for Immunology, UCLA
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1983 - 1986
NRSA Predoctoral Training Grant
in Genetic Mechanisms
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1986 - 1987
American Association of University Women Predoctoral Fellowship

Research interests:

Planar polarity
Epithelial morphogenesis:
from genetics to physics
Hedgehog signalling and metabolism