Logo for University of Iowa Health Care This logo represents the University of Iowa Health Care
Biochemistry @ Iowa

Charles Brenner, PhD


Welcome to the home page of one of the fastest growing departments of biochemistry in the U.S., where our faculty have developed superb educational and research programs. Learn more about our department

Charles Brenner, PhD
Chair and DEO, Department of Biochemistry


A wide array of educational opportunities are available in the department's undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral programs.


Learn more about the eight primary areas of investigation within the department.

Meet Our Team

Learn more about the department's faculty members, students and staff.


Biochemistry Workshop: Wendy Maury

Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Dr. Wendy Maury Professor  Microbiology and Immunology University of Iowa 

Biochemistry Thesis Defense Seminar: Nitija Tiwari

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Regulatory mechanisms of the S.aureus SrrAB two-component system" Nitija Tiwari Biochemistry Graduate Student Mentor: Dr. Ernie Fuentes