Ronald Krieser

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Biology & Chemistry School of Health and Natural Sciences
Ronald Krieser, Ph.D., Biology and Chemistry
978.665.3619 Office: Antonucci Science Complex 338
Office Hours
Spring 2021

Tuesdays from 9:30am - 10:45 and Thursdays from 9:30am - 11:15am via Google Meets.
Join here: https://meet.google.com/psu-wret-euu or email rkrieser@fitchburgstate.edu for alternative times.

Courses Taught

General Biology I (BIOL 1800)
Genetics Lecture and Laboratory (BIOL 2800)
Biochemistry (BIOL 3450)
Molecular Biology (BIOL 4500)
Life Science II
Genetics of Disease

Background

Postdoctoral work, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Dartmouth Medical School
Ph.D., Dartmouth College (Pharmacology and Toxicology)
B.A., Clark University (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)

I am interested in understanding the genetic control of apoptosis, a form of cell death during development and disease. I use the model organism Drosophila to study apoptosis and the disposal of the cell corpse in whole organism and tissue culture systems.