In recognition of the outstanding lives and accomplishments of our members, each month we profile two RNA Society members—one Full member and one Student/Post-doctoral Fellow member—as part of our Member Spotlight Series.

Read about your colleagues’ career paths, their advice for succeeding in science, and their favorite RNA!

Featured Spotlights

Dr. Hartwick is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry at Columbia University in Dr. Ruben L. Gonzalez Jr.’s lab. His current research focuses on the time-resolved dynamics of eukaryotic translation. This month’s piece was written by Haissi Cui and describes Dr. Hartwick’s enthusiasm on mechanistic studies of translation initiation, his two favorite RNA Journal articles and his advice for incoming PhD students.  

Prof. Michaela Müller-McNicoll is a professor at the Institute for Cell Biology and Neuroscience at the Goethe-University Frankfurt/Mainz in Germany. She is also one of the currently elected Directors of RNA Society (2022-2024 term). This month‘s piece was written by Paula Petronela Groza and describes Dr. Müller-McNicoll‘s journey across the RNA world, the biggest challenge she faced during her career and her advice for junior scientists.






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