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Nuran M. Kumbaraci
Nuran M. Kumbaraci

Associate Professor, Chemical Biology

Location:

417 McLean Chemical Sciences Building

Phone:

201.216.5554

Fax:

201.216.8240

Email:

nkumbara@stevens.edu
Courses:
CH 281
CH 282
CH 381
CH 382
CH 484
CH 583
CH 684
CH 686
CH 782
CH 900
CH 496
CH 781
 

Schaefer School of Engineering & Science

Department:  

Chemistry, Chemical Biology & Biomedical Engineering

Program: 

Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Research & Education
Education

  • Post-Doctoral Research: Columbia University, New York, NY, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
  • Ph.D., M.Phil., M.A., Physiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • B.S., Chemistry, Robert College, Istanbul

   
Research
  • Developing and applying chemical methods to study biological problems in the areas of proteomics and microarray technologies
  • Neuromuscular physiology, biochemistry and biophysics of muscle contraction, synaptic transmission, immunochemical mechanisms
Experience & Service
General Information

Dr. Kumbaraci is the advisor for the Accelerated Chemical Biology Program, Chemical Biology Program, and an advisor for the Graduate Chemical Biology Program. She has been on the Stevens Faculty since 1979.

Professional Service

  • APS -- American Physiological Society
  • SFN -- Society for Neuroscience
  • National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions
  • Sigma Xi -- Honorary Research Society
  • Phi Lambda Epsilon -- Honorary Chemistry Society
  • AED -- National Honorary Premedical Society

   
Experience
  • Stevens Institute of Technology, Associate Professor, 1979-present
  • Barnard/Columbia College and NYU, Organic Chemistry, Biology Instructor
  • Artificial Organs Research Laboratory, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Lever Brothers Headquarters, New York, NY, Pharmaceutical Marketing
  • Siemens und Halske, Germany, Electrodeposition Laboratory
  • Eczacibasi Pharmaceutical Co., Analytical Research and Product Development Chemist
         *Patents on Aerosol and Liquid Pharmaceutical Products
  • Achievements & Professional Societies
    Honors & Awards

    • NIH-Postdoctoral Fellowship
    • NIH-Predoctoral Fellowship
    • ESSO Academic Scholarship

       
    Grants, Contracts & Funds
    • NSF-1979-1985: Honors Courses and Workshops for Pre-College Teachers of Science in Modern Biology
    Selected Publications
    Books

  • Nuran M. Kumbaraci. (2008). Chemical Biology Laboratory, Wiley.


  • Journals

  • N. M. Kumbaraci, W. L. Nastuk. "Action of Caffeine in Excitation-Contraction Coupling of Frog Skeletal Muscle Fibres", The Journal of Physiology, 325 (1), 195-211.


  • N. M. Kumbaraci, W.L. Nastuk. "Effects of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol on Excitable Membranes and Neuromuscular Transmission", Molecular Pharmacology, 17, 344-349.


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