Ewelina Bolcun-Filas, Assistant Professor

Ewelina Bolcun-Filas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Researching meiosis, the mechanisms of DNA damage detection and repair during normal development of gametes, and implications for fertility of cancer patients after radiation and chemotherapy.

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Education and experience

Education

2008-2013
Postdoctoral associate
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Adv: John Schimenti

2004-2008
Postdoctoral fellow
MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh, UK
Adv: Howard Cooke

2001-2004
Ph.D., developmental biology
Georg-August-Universitat, Institut fur Humangenetik, Gottingen, Germany
Adv: Wolfgang Engel

1995-2000
M.Sc., biology
Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Adv: Jozefa Styrna

Experience

2015-
Assistant Professor
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2013-2014
Research Scientist
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University,
Ithaca, NY

Grants, honors, and accomplishments

2004-2008
MRC Career Development Fellowship

1999-2000
IAESTE student exchange program at Georg-August-Universitat, Institut fur Humangenetik, Gottingen, Germany