Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Julie Woodman

Meet Dr. Julie Woodman

Degrees and Experience
  • Ph.D., Molecular Biology (University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus)
  • B.S., Biochemistry (Colorado State University)
Biography and Professional Achievements

As a scientist, Dr. Julie Woodman has made great strides in understanding the molecular mechanisms that underlie chromosome dynamics. Her work has been published in several academic journals and as a result of her success, Woodman has received several fellowships from the NIH as well as private foundations.

More recently, Woodman has pursued her passion for science education and has experienced great success in the classroom. She has taught at Johnson and Wales University and is thrilled to be a part of the CCU community.

  • Woodman, J., Fara, T., Dzieciatkowska, M., Trejo, M., Luong, N., Hansen, K., and Megee, P. (2014). Cell Cycle-Specific Cleavage of Scc2 Regulates its Cohesin Deposition Activity. PNAS 111: 7060-7065.
  • Woodman, J. 2012. NIPBL is regulated for proper function. Reaching Out, CdLS USA Foundation, Inc.
  • Kline AD, Calof AL, Lander AD, Gerton JL, Krantz ID, Dorsett D, Deardorff MA, Blagowidow N, Yokomori K, Shirahige K, Santos R, Woodman J, Megee PC, O'Connor JT, Egense A, Noon S, Belote M, Goodban MT, Hansen BD, Timmons JG, Musio A, Ishman SL, Bryan Y, Wu Y, Bettini LR, Mehta D, Zakari M, Mills JA, Srivastava S, Haaland RE. 2015. Clinical, developmental and molecular update on Cornelia de Lange syndrome and the cohesin complex: Abstracts from the 2014 Scientific and Educational Symposium. Am J Med Genet Part A 167A:1179-1192.
  • Kline A.D., Calof A.L., Schaaf C.A., Krantz I.D., Jyonouchi S., Yokomori K., Gauze M., Carrico C.S., Woodman J., Gerton J.L., Vega H., Levin A.V., Shirahige K., Champion M., Goodban M.T., O'Connor J.T., Pipan M., Horsfield J., Deardorff M.A., Ishman S.L., Dorsett D. (2014). Cornelia de Lange syndrome: Further delineation of phenotype, cohesin biology and educational focus, 5th Biennial Scientific and Educational Symposium abstracts. Am J Med Genet Part A. 9999:1-10.