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

Cell Biology

Faculty Research

Molecular Virology: Virology laboratories

Yale Cancer Center: Virus and Other Infection-associated Cancers

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology: Membrane Biology and Motion; Protein Folding, Dynamics and Degradation; Virology, Infection and Immunity | Microbiology: Molecular Genetics; Viruses | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Chemical Biology; Epigenetics; Genetics and Genomics; Neurobiology; Quantitative/Systems Biology

Office of Cooperative Research


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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