DeRisi Appointed New Chair of Biochemistry and Biophysics

By Sandy Butler on March 3, 2014

School of Medicine Dean Sam Hawgood, MBBS, announced the appointment of Joseph DeRisi, PhD, as the new chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, on March 3.

School of Dentistry Dean Reappointed to Additional Five-Year Term

By David Hand on January 16, 2014

The appointment of UCSF School of Dentistry Dean John D.B. Featherstone has been extended to an additional five-year term.

Leland Kim to Lead Internal Communications at UCSF

By Lisa on December 17, 2013

Leland Kim, a senior information representative on the news team at University Relations, has been appointed to the new role of associate director of internal communications at UC San Francisco.

Kenyon Tapped as Calico Scientific Advisor

By on November 20, 2013

UCSF biochemistry professor Cynthia Kenyon, PhD, has been named Senior Scientific Advisor of the new Google anti-aging startup, Calico.