Dr. Linda Nicholson, Professor of Biochemistry and Physical Biochemistry
Posse One Faculty Mentor

Linda Nicholson is a Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics. She received B.Sc. and M. Sc. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia in 1982 and 1985, respectively. In 1990, she received a Ph.D. in Molecular Biophysics from Florida State University, where she specialized in solid-state NMR studies of uniformly oriented biomolecular systems. As a postdoc at NIH, she worked in the rapidly developing field of multidimensional solution NMR spectroscopy of proteins. She joined the Cornell faculty in 1994.