Gary K. Ackers, Ph.D. (1939-2011)
Dr. Ackers was a professor in our department from 1989 to 2007, serving as department head from 1989 to 1996. His leadership was instrumental in bringing molecular biophysics to the mission of our department. A description of his life and career, along with some remembrances from his colleagues, can be found here – Life and Career. A description of the research in his laboratory and a list of his publications can be found here – Research.