Leslie Wo-Mei Fung

    Email Address: lfung@uic.edu
    College: Liberal Arts and Sciences Department: Chemistry
    Title: Professor
    Office: 4444 SES Phone: 355-5516
    Webpage: http://www2.chem.uic.edu/fung/
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Biophysical studies of proteins (human brain spectrin and drug-target proteins). Findings from these studies will provide insight toward developing molecular understanding of normal and diseased physiology involving these proteins.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 10

    Qualifications of a Student:
    min GPA: 3.3
    prerequisite classes: high school chem and biol, first year college chemistry, biology, physics, or equivalent courses.

    A stretch of time available during weekdays rather than 2 hrs each day, for example.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Expect the student to think and analyze scientific information, and to be reliable, organized and disciplined.

    Contact researcher via URE Email Webform

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