Jeremy M. Berg, Ph.D.

National Institutes of Health
Room 2AN.12
45 Center Drive MSC 6200
Bethesda, MD 20892-6200

Phone: 301-594-2172

Jeremy Berg is director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) at the National Institutes of Health, a position he has held since 2003. He assumed this position after 18 years on the faculty of Johns Hopkins University, where he served as professor and director of the Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry and director of the Markey Center for Macromolecular Structure and Function at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He was named director of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences in 2001. His honors include a Presidential Young Investigator Award (1988-1993), the American Chemical Society Award in Pure Chemistry (1993), the Eli Lilly Award for Fundamental Research in Biological Chemistry (1995), and the Maryland Outstanding Young Scientist of the Year (1995). He has served as an advisor to the Johns Hopkins Postdoctoral Association since its founding and is the author of more than 100 research publications and three textbooks. Dr. Berg completed his Ph.D. research at Harvard University.