Kenneth Burtis

Kenneth Burtis

Position Title
Faculty Advisor to the Chancellor and Provost




Ph.D. Biochemistry, 1985, Stanford University

B.S. Biochemistry, 1976, University of California, Davis

Research Interests

DNA repair in Drosophila; specifically, the molecular basis of interstrand crosslink repair.


Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1985-1988
Searle Scholar, 1990-1993

Department and Center Affiliations

Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
UC Davis Genome Center
UC Davis Center for Neuroscience


Professional Societies

Genetics Society of America

Teaching Interests

Genomics, genetics laboratory