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Welcome! I'm a second-year doctoral student at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA and a member of Dr. Stephen Fong's [[Fong| ''Systems Biological Engineering Laboratory'']] in the Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering.  I am currently working on implementing novel metabolism in microalgae in addition to developing foundational synthetic-biology technology and  educational material.  Please feel free to [mailto:mcarthur@virginia.edu email me].
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Welcome! I'm a second-year doctoral student at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA and a member of Dr. Stephen Fong's [[Fong| ''Systems Biological Engineering Laboratory'']] in the Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering.  Currently, I am working on designing and characterizing genetic parts and devices necessary for the implementation of synthetic microbial metabolism (e.g., genetic circuits that provide tight metabolic control).  I am also actively developing synthetic biology educational material.  Please feel free to [mailto:mcarthur@virginia.edu email me].
 
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Revision as of 11:46, 14 October 2009

George H. McArthur IV, Ph.D. student, Virginia Commonwealth University

George McArthur IV


Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.Einstein


Welcome! I'm a second-year doctoral student at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA and a member of Dr. Stephen Fong's Systems Biological Engineering Laboratory in the Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering. Currently, I am working on designing and characterizing genetic parts and devices necessary for the implementation of synthetic microbial metabolism (e.g., genetic circuits that provide tight metabolic control). I am also actively developing synthetic biology educational material. Please feel free to email me.


Research Teaching

Presentations


Education

  • In progress, Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University, Chemical and Life Science Engineering, Advised by Stephen Fong
  • 2009, M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, Chemical and Life Science Engineering
  • 2008, B.S., University of Virginia, Chemical Engineering (Biotechnology Concentration), Minor in Biology
  • 2008, B.A., University of Virginia, Music (Composition Concentration)
    • Undergraduate Thesis Portfolio
      • The Development of a First Course in the Fundamentals of Synthetic Biology at the University of Virginia
      • The VGEM Team: A Model for Enhancing Engineering Education
      • A Regulatory Framework for the Constructive Development of Synthetic Biology