Staudinger, Jeff

Jeff Staudinger

PhD
Chair of Basic Sciences/Professor of Pharmacology
Professor of Pharmacology

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, 1996
  • BS in Biology, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1987

Teaching Interests/Courses

  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Endocrinology

Research Interests

  • Liver
  • Drug Metabolism
  • Nuclear Receptor Signaling
  • Cytochrome P450s

Grants/Fundings

  • Inflammation, PXR Modification and Drug Disposition
    This study was to determine the extent to which SUMOylation of pregnane x receptor (PXR, NR1I2) modulates the inflammatory response, 05/2011 - 04/2015
  • Cell Signaling, PXR Phosphorylation, and Drug Disposition
    The purpose of this study was to determine the extent to which phosphorylation of pregnane x receptor (PXR, NR1I2) altered its biology, 05/2005 - 04/2010
  • Crystalization of pregnane x receptor splice variants
    The purpose of this study was to crystalize two different splice variants of pregnane x receptor (PXR, NR1I2) in the presence and absence of activating ligand, 07/2004 - 06/2006

Awards

  • Leading Light Award
    Awarded for receiving NIH funding, 05/2012
  • Faculty Scholar Award, KU-K-INBRE
    Awarded for outstanding publication and grant funding, 05/2011
  • Faculty Scholar Award, KU-K-INBRE (2005)
    Awarded for outstanding research publications and grant funding, 05/2005

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, 05/2005 - Present, American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    The Society's mission is to advance the science of biochemistry and molecular biology and to promote the understanding of the molecular nature of life processes through publication of scientific and educational journals.

    Website

  • Member, 05/2004 - Present, American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
    The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) is a 5,000 member scientific society whose members conduct basic and clinical pharmacological research and work for academia, government, large pharmaceutical companies, etc.

    Website

Outside Interests

  • Family
  • Gardening
  • Farmers Markets