GeneLab Project Scientist, NASA Ames Research CenterBiography
Dr. Jonathan Galazka is Project Scientist of the NASA GeneLab project at NASA Ames Research Center. Jonathan received a PhD in Molecular & Cell Biology from the University of California, Berkeley where he studied biomass degradation and conversion by filamentous fungi and yeasts. He performed a postdoctoral fellowship at Oregon State University where he studied the mechanisms of heterochromatin establishment, and the role of heterochromatin in maintaining genome structure. In addition to his work on GeneLab, Jonathan is developing synthetic biological solutions to NASA's technological needs.