The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology has 220 employees in seven research programs. There are 37 research groups and 20 professors of different subjects.
Basic and advanced courses
The department participates primarily in the education of the engineering program in molecular biotechnology, bachelor program in biology, master's programs in biology and applied biotechnology, but also in many other programs and courses within and outside the faculty. See more at the biology education centre .
Graduate students are admitted to all the research and all services are advertised through the Uppsala university's job portal. ICM has about 70 students.
The department is organized into seven major programmes: Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Biophysics, Molecular Evolution, Molecular Systems Biology and Structural Biology.
The research is funded by a grant from a large number of external contributors.
Within these seven programmes are several research groups working: Overview of our research groups
The ICM Board
- David van der Spoel, Head of Department
- Johan Åqvist, regular
- Maria Selmer, regular
- Filipe Maia, regular
- Sanna Koskiniemi, regular
- Johan Elf, 1 st alternate
- Asgeir Astvaldsson, regular
- Jonas Kjellin, regular
- Magnus Stårsta, regular
- Anna Munke, 1 st alternate
- Laura Lehmann, 2 nd alternate
- Jessica Lindberg, regular
- Irmeli Barkefors, 1 st alternate