Skip to main content

Richard Roberts

Professor and Chair, Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Professor of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, and Molecular & Computational Biology

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 821-4132
Office: RTH 507

Roberts lab Website
Roberts Chem. Eng. Site
Roberts Chemistry Website
mRNA Display on Youtube


Ph.D. Biophysical Chemistry, Yale University, 4/1993
B.S. Chemistry, University of Kansas, 5/1987

Postdoctoral Training

Alfred P. Sloan and NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, 04/01/1993-08/31/1997  

Description of Research

Research Keywords

protein design, proteins, RNA, DNA, biophysical chemistry, chemical biology, therapeutics, origin of life chemistry
Faculty may update their profile by visiting