Jason K. Sello
Professor Jason K. Sello earned a B.S. in biology from Morehouse College in 1997 and a Ph.D. in biophysics in 2002 from Harvard University. His doctoral research in diversity-oriented organic synthesis was carried out with Prof. Stuart L. Schreiber in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology. He performed post-doctoral research in enzymology with Prof. Christopher T. Walsh at Harvard Medical School and in Streptomyces genetics with Prof. Mark J. Buttner at the John Innes Centre in Norwich, England. A major focus in his cross-disciplinary research program is the development of anti-infectives that act via perturbation of protein homeostasis.