Virginia Cornish
Helena Rubinstein Professor
Department of Chemistry

work : +1 212-854-5209
vc114@columbia.edu


Cornish Group



  • 1/1/09 - Prof. Virginia Cornish has been honored by the Protein Society with The 2009 Irving Sigal Young Investigator Award!
  • 10/1/08 - Prof. Virginia Cornish has received the ACS Pfizer Award in Enzyme Chemistry!
  • 6/1/08 - Congratulations to M.D./Ph.D. student Philip Effraim for receiving a Ruth L. Kirschstein NRS Award!
  • 5/15/08 - Congratulations Monnica Chan for receiving a Bernice G. Segal Summer Research Award!
  • 5/15/08 - Congratulations to Nathan Pirakitikulr for being awarded a Pfizer Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship!
  • 12/1/07 - Congratulations to postdoc Dr. Richard Wombacher for receiving a DAAD Fellowship!
  • Our trimethoprim labeling system for live cell imaging is now commercially available as "LigandLink" from Active Motif. (click here)
  • Congratulations to Sarah Gallagher for receiving a NDSEG Fellowship!
  • Congratulations to Jonathon Bronson for receiving an NSF Graduate Fellowship.
  • Hening Lin, a former graduate student from our lab, will be joining the faculty of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University this summer. Congratulations, Hening!
  • Congratulations to Larry Miller, who has accepted an appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois-Chicago.
  • Prof. Anthony Forster has a new lab at Vanderbilt University. Congratulations!
  • Congratulations to Pamela Peralta-Yahya on being awarded the Novartis Graduate Fellowship
  • Congratulations to Zhongping Tan on being awarded the 2005 Arun Guthikonda Graduate Fellowship
  • Congratulations to Rene de Jong on being awarded a Human Frontier Science Program Fellowship
  • Congratulations to Shalom Goldberg on being awarded an NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Congratulations to Hening Lin on being awarded a Jane Coffin Childs Fellowship