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Research Departments

At The Scripps Research Institute, the pursuit of scientific excellence takes an interdisciplinary approach.  While the faculty are organized into 5 academic departments, these departments have soft boundaries.  Rather than defining circumscribed areas of research and isolating faculty members and laboratories into separate and distinct disciplines, the cooperative, collaborative spirit is encouraged and embraced.


Department

Co-Chairs

Chemistry

Dale Boger

Ben Shen

Immunology and Microbiology

Dennis Burton

Michael Farzan

Integrative Structural and Computational Biology

Ian Wilson

Molecular Medicine

Benjamin Cravatt

Patrick Griffin

Jeffery Kelly

James Paulson

Neuroscience

Hollis Cline

Ronald L. Davis