John Celenza

Program Director

As an Associate Professor of Biology and Director of the Program in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Professor Celenza has long been involved in UROP as a mentor as well as a member of the award review committee. Professor Celenza’s goals as UROP Director include further developing the program’s multidisciplinary reach and impact, as well as creating and supporting opportunities that align with the BU Hub curriculum.

Professor Celenza’s research interests include: plant development, defense, and metabolism; genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology.

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