Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
141 Chalmers Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6121
785-532-7278 fax
biochem@k-state.edu



Biotechnology Core Facility
206 Burt Hall
785-532-5956
785-532-6297 fax



Biomolecular NMR Facility
37 Chalmers Hall
785-532-2345

Academic advisors

Dr. Muthukrishnan

Subbaratnam Muthukrishnan, Ph.D., Lead Advisor

Office: 173 Chalmers Hall
Phone: 532-6939
E-mail: smk@ksu.edu

Dr. Muthukrishnan has been at Kansas State University since 1980 and advising since 1984. His research interests include enhancement of plant resistance to diseases and insects by genetic engineering.

Dr. Kanost

Michael Kanost, Ph.D.

Office: 142 Chalmers Hall
Phone: 532-6964
E-mail: kanost@ksu.edu

Dr. Kanost has been at Kansas State University since 1991 and an advisor since 2010. His research interests include insect hemolymph proteins: biochemistry and molecular biology, structure and function of serine proteinases, proteinase inhibitors, and antibacterial response proteins from insect hemolymph.

Dr. Krishnamoorthi

Ramaswamy Krishnamoorthi, Ph.D.

Office: 63 Chalmers Hall
Phone: 532-6262
E-mail: krish@ksu.edu

Dr. Krishnamoorthi has been at Kansas State University since 1986 and an advisor since 1998. His research interests include multi-dimensional NMR spectroscopy of proteins; solution structure, dynamics, stability, and structure-function relationships; and serine proteinase protein inhibitors and signal transduction enzymes (plant phospholipase D C2-domains).

Dr. Reeck

Gerald R. Reeck, Ph.D.

Office: 203 Burt Hall
Phone: 532-6117
E-mail: reeck@ksu.edu

Dr. Reeck has been at Kansas State University since 1974 and advising since 1981. His research interests include biochemistry and molecular biology of insect enzymes and proteins, and the structure and function of proteinases and proteinase inhibitors.

Dr. Tomich

John M. Tomich, Ph.D.

Office: 206 Burt Hall
Phone: 532-5956
E-mail: jtomich@ksu.edu

Dr. Tomich has been at Kansas State University since 1992, and he has been advising students since 1997. His research interest is amphipatic peptides as models for the pore-forming structure of ion channels.

Dr. Zolkiewska

Anna Zolkiewska, Ph.D.

Office: 177 Chalmers Hall
Phone: 532-3082
E-mail: zolkiea@ksu.edu

Dr. Zolkiewska has been at Kansas State University since 1997. She has been advising students since 2010. Her research interests include ADAM proteins, Notch signaling, and cancer.