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U of M Biophysics Explores Nobel Prize Research Area

Professor Yang researches the system level design, function and coordination of cyclical clocks.

LSA Researchers Watch Proteins Mobilize in Cell Membranes

New research from LSA Biophysics, recently published in eLife, shows that proteins in cell membranes can organize themselves, which may provide insight into new ways to treat diseases.

Consider Joining Biophysics!

Biophysicists at Michigan are working in the fields of Structural Biology, Spectroscopy and Microscopy, Computational Biophysics and Bioinformatics, and Biophysical Chemistry. Approximately 150 graduate students, post-docs and faculty work in our well-equipped core and affiiliated laboratories. The graduate and undergraduate programs offer a flexible curriculum of exciting courses related to these fields, taking advantage of the many resources available at a major research University. Consider joining us!


Biophysics Faculty Positions:

The Biophysics Program and the Center for the Study of Complex Systems (CSCS) at the University of Michigan seek applicants for a joint tenure track faculty position. This is a University-year appointment at the assistant professor level although more senior applicants will be considered as well. The expected start date is 1 September 2018.  Please click here to create your profile and submit your application.  Review of applications will begin 1 October 2017

If you should have any questions, please feel free to send an email to or call (734)764-1146.

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