Kevin M. Weeks

Dr. Kevin WeeksKenan Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3290
Genome Sciences Building 3258
919-962-7486 (tel)
919-962-4485 (lab)
919-962-2388 (fax)


Professional Experience

Faculty, Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program
Faculty, Program in Molecular and Cellular Biophysics
Mentor, Medical Scientist M.D.-Ph.D. Training Program
Mentor, Virology Training Program
Member, UNC Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)
Faculty, Program in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
Member, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

Joined UNC Faculty, 1996

Jane Coffin Childs Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Colorado, 1992-1995

Ph.D., Yale University, 1992

Fulbright Scholar, Universitaet Goettingen (Germany), 1987

B.A., The College of Wooster (OH), 1986


Honors and Awards

Visiting Fellow, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge, UK (2013-2014); Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2012); NIH EUREKA Award (2011-2015); North Carolina Health & Life Sciences Promise for Tomorrow Award (2009); Panelist, Molecular Biochemistry, National Science Foundation (2002-2007); Visiting Scholar, National Institutes of Health - NIEHS (2002); NSF Career Award (2000-2005); Searle Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences (1998-2001); Research Innovation Award, Research Corporation (1997); Fellow of the Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research (1992-95); Wolfgang Prize for the Most Distinguished Dissertation in Chemistry, Yale University (1992); Fulbright Scholar, Universitaet Goettingen, Germany (1986-87); Phi Beta Kappa, B.A. with Honors, Departmental Honors in Chemistry, The College of Wooster (1986)