Douglas L. Black, Ph.D.

dougb at microbio dot ucla dot edu

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics
UCLA and The David Geffen School of Medicine


UCLA Graduate Program in the Biosciences

  • Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology Home Area
  • Gene Regulation Home Area
  • Cell and Developmental Biology Home Area

UCLA Molecular Biology Institute

Broad Stem Cell Research Center

Brain Research Institute

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

Affiliate: UCLA Graduate Program in Bioengineering

Dr. Black is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles, and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His B.A. degree is in chemistry from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He received his Ph.D. degree in molecular biochemistry and biophysics at Yale University, working with Joan Steitz. Prior to his appointment at UCLA, he worked with David Baltimore, Donald Rio, and Phil Sharp at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and MIT.