Faculty Profile: Atwood, Scott

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Atwood, Scott
Lab Contact:
Scott Atwood
satwood@uci.edu
(949) 824-4346
A SKIN BIOLOGY
Department: Developmental & Cell Biology
4340 McGaugh Hall

Research Description

The goals of our research are to understand cell fate decisions in skin cancer, skin and hair follicle development, and stem cells. REQUIREMENTS TO PARTICIPATE: Background in biology, motivation to carry out research in a thorough and safe manner, fulfillment of time commitment, clear verbal and written communication skills, maintenance of a complete lab notebook that allows the work to be reproduced, attendance at lab group meetings and journal clubs, and enthusiasm to participate in a supportive lab team.

Requirements to Participate

Quality of work and data collection, proper use of lab equipment, following appropriate lab and safety protocols, initiative and enthusiasm, maintenance of a complete lab notebook, attendance at lab group meetings and journal clubs.

Time Commitment per Week

3 - 4 hours per unit. Minimum 4 units. 1 year Commitment.