TOPIC: Dinner and Discover on Metabolic Engineering: Developing Next Generation Tools to Accelerate Gene-to-trait Discovery in Non-model Microbes
SPEAKER: Carrie Eckert, Sr. Research Associate with a joint appointment at Nat'l Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and University of Colorado, Boulder
DATE: Tuesday, April 9
TIME: 6:00 Networking/Dinner
7:00 - 8:30 Presentation
LOCATION: Meadow Hills Golf Course, 3609 S Dawson Street, Aurora
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Carrie Eckert is a Senior Research Associate with a joint appointment at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the University of Colorado, Boulder. Dr. Eckert serves as the Rapid Genetics team lead for the Center for Bioenergy Innovation and is involved in a number of other collaborative projects. She specializes in the development and adaptation of genetic tools in non-model microbes for metabolic engineering. Dr. Eckert holds a B.S. in Biology from the University of South Dakota (1999) and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of Colorado, Anschutz Campus (2006).