Carolyn Walch Slayman PhD

Sterling Professor of Genetics and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology; Deputy Dean for Academic & Scientific Affairs

Departments & Organizations

Kavli Institute for Neuroscience

Cellular & Molecular Physiology: Membrane Proteins - Pumps and Transporters | Membrane Protein Sorting and Trafficking | Physiology and Integrative Medical Biology Track | Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Physiology


Research Interests

Genetics of Ion Transport


  • Ph.D., Rockefeller University , 1963

Selected Publication

  • Lecchi, S., Nelson, C.J., Allen, K.E., Swaney, D.L., Thompson, K.L., Coon, J.J., Sussman, M.R., and Slayman, C.W. (2007) Tandem phosphorylation of Ser-911 and Thr-912 at the C-terminus of yeast plasma membrane H+-ATPase leads to glucose-dependent activation. J.Biol.Chem. 282:35471-35481. (PMID: 17932035)