Dr. Robert P. Gunsalus

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, & Molecular Genetics
Molecular Biology Institute
UCLA-DOE Laboratory

609 Charles E. Young Dr. South
1602 Molecular Science Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 206-8201 – Office
(210) 206-5231 – Fax

Research Interests:  Regulation of respiratory and carbon pathways in microorganisms


Dr. Gunsalus is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles within the School of Life Sciences and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His B.S. degree is in microbiology and in chemistry from the South Dakota State University. He received his PhD in Microbial Biochemistry from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign working with Dr. Ralph S. Wolfe. Prior to coming to UCLA, he did postdoctoral work at Stanford University in Palo Alto working in the areas of molecular biology with Drs. Charles Yanofsky and Robert D. Simoni.


Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics
Faculty, the UCLA DOE Institute
Faculty, the UCLA Molecular Biology Institute

Graduate Programs
Immunity, Microbes & Molecular Pathogenesis GPB Home Area
Genetics & Genomics GPB Home Area
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Structural Biology GPB Home Area