Erik B. Faber

Erik B. Faber


Entering Class: 2015

Dartmouth College
Biophysical Chemistry major, English minor
B.A., 2013

Dartmouth College
M.S., 2014

Honors and Awards:

  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Predoctoral MD/PhD Fellows, National Cancer Institute, 2019-2022

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee, 2015-16
  • Student Admissions and Recruitment Committee, 2017-20

Thesis Advisor: Gunda Georg, Ph.D.

Publications (pubmed

Wang N*, Faber EB*, Georg GI. Synthesis and Spectral Properties of 8-Anilinonaphthalene-1-sulfonic Acid (ANS) Derivatives Prepared by Microwave-Assisted Copper(0)-Catalyzed Ullmann Reaction. ACS Omega. 2019 Oct 28;4(19):18472-18477. PMCID: PMC6844090 *Co-first authors

Lake EW, Muretta JM, Thompson AR, Rasmussen DM, Majumdar A, Faber EB, Ruff EF, Thomas DD, Levinson NM. Quantitative conformational profiling of kinase inhibitors reveals origins of selectivity for Aurora kinase activation states. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Dec 18;115(51):E11894-E11903. PMCID: PMC6304972

For work prior to the MSTP: 

Knafo S, Sánchez-Puelles C, Palomer E, Delgado I, Draffin JE, Mingo J, Wahle T, Kaleka K, Mou L, Pereda-Perez I, Klosi E, Faber EB, Chapman HM, Lozano-Montes L, Ortega-Molina A, Ordóñez-Gutiérrez L, Wandosell F, Viña J, Dotti CG, Hall RA, Pulido R, Gerges NZ, Chan AM, Spaller MR, Serrano M, Venero C, Esteban JA. PTEN recruitment controls synaptic and cognitive function in Alzheimer's models. Nat Neurosci. 2016 Mar;19(3):443-53.