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Mariana Torrente

Associate Professor

Location: 3151N Ingersoll Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x2827
Fax: 718.951.4607
Email:   Mariana Torrente's Web site

Mariana Torrente received dual bachelor degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the Florida Institute of Technology in 2005 and her Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2010 from Princeton University where she comprehensively cataloged chromatin proteins -particularly histones- during biologically significant processes using high-end mass spectrometry proteomics. After her doctoral work, she was a NIH NRSA fellow at the Penn State University College of Medicine as well as a PENN-PORT fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. In 2015, Prof. Torrente won a NINDS Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K22) and established her own research program as an Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department at Brooklyn College. She holds a joint appointment with the CUNY Graduate Center. In 2016, Prof. Torrente was a recipient of the Feliks Gross award, the highest distinction for an assistant professor at CUNY.

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