Principal Investigator: Dion Dickman
B.A. Washington University, 1995-1999
Ph.D. Harvard University, 2000-2005
Postdoctoral Fellow UCSF, 2006-2011
Dion was born in Hawaii (in the same hospital as Barak Obama) on Valentine’s Day (a true romantic), and has lived in Hawaii, Santa Barbara, Washington State, Nebraska, St. Louis, Boston, and San Francisco, before finally planting roots in Southern California. Besides research and teaching, he enjoys spending time with family and following his other passions (reading spy thrillers, the New York Times, snowboarding, and following the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Boston Red Sox, USC Trojans of course!).