Christian Schlieker, PhD

Associate Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and of Cell Biology

Departments & Organizations

Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry: Protein Folding and Dynamics | Schlieker Lab | Structural Biology

Molecular Virology: Virology laboratories

Molecular Virology

Office of Student Research

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology: Membrane Biology and Motion; Protein Folding, Dynamics and Degradation; RNA Catalysis and Ribonucleoprotein Machines; Virology, Infection and Immunity | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Membrane Traffic and Biogenesis; Protein Dynamics


Research in the Schlieker laboratory focuses on furthering our understanding of nuclear protein quality control, transport of viral particles across the nuclear membranes, and the relationship between nuclear membrane proteins and human disease.

Education & Training

PhD University of Heidelberg (2004)

Honors & Recognition

  • New Innovator AwardNational Institutes of Health (2011)

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Contact Info

Christian Schlieker, PhD
Mailing Address
PO Box 208024
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8024