Casim A. Sarkar

Principal Investigator
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Education
1997 - 2002 PhD in Chemical Engineering with Minor in Computational Biology 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1993 - 1997 BS in Chemical Engineering
University of Texas, Austin, TX
Professional Experience

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2013 - present Associate Professor (with tenure),
Department of Biomedical Engineering
2013 - present Affiliate Senior Member,
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
2013 - present Member,
Institute for Engineering in Medicine
2014 - present Member,
BioTechnology Institute
2016 - present Member,
Stem Cell Institute
2016 - present Member,
Masonic Cancer Center

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2006 - 2013 Assistant Professor,
Department of Bioengineering
2006 - 2013

Assistant Professor,
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

2008 - 2013 Member,
Genomics and Computational Biology Graduate Group
2008 - 2013 Member,
Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Graduate Group

University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

2002 - 2005 Postdoctoral Research Fellow,
Department of Biochemistry
Selected Honors and Distinctions
2011 - present CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
2008 - 2012 Scientist Development Grant, American Heart Association
2003 - 2005 NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, National Institutes of Health
1997 Graduate Fellowship (declined), Howard Hughes Medical Institute
1997 Graduate Fellowship (declined), National Science Foundation
1997 Graduate Fellowship (declined), Whitaker Foundation
1997 - 2002 Graduate Fellowship (accepted), Fannie and John Hertz Foundation