Faculty
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Leonard B. Maggi, Jr., PhD, MSCI

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Molecular Oncology

Research Interests

  • Tumorigenesis
  • Nucleolar protein function
  • Ribosome biogenesis

Contact

  • 314-362-4102 (tel)
  • 314-362-0152 (fax)
  • Room 7624 BJC-IH (office)
    Room 7307 BJC-IH (lab)
  • Division of Molecular Oncology
    Washington University School of Medicine
    660 South Euclid Ave., Box 8069
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Leonard Maggi Lab

Biosketch

Education
1991-1995 BA in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology & Philosophy, Cornell College, Mount Vernon, IA
1997-2001 PhD in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
2013-2016 MSCI in Cancer Genomics, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
1995-1996 Protein Chemist, Department of Molecular Immunology, Monsanto/G.D. Searle, St. Louis, MO
1996-1997 Sequencing Finisher, Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2001-2002 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Pathology & Immunology (Dr. Barry Sleckman, advisor), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2002-2006 Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Division of Molecular Oncology (Dr. Jason Weber, advisor), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2006-2010 Instructor, Department of Medicine, Division of Molecular Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2011-present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
University Committees
2011-2014 Clinical Representative to the Executive Committee of the Faculty Council, Washington University School of Medicine
2013-2016 Medical School Faculty Rights Committee, Washington University School of Medicine
2013-2014 HHMI/SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Program) Application Reviewer, Washington University School of Medicine
2013-present Discussant for the Annual Research Training Symposium and Poster Session, Washington University School of Medicine
2016 NIH Mock Study Section Review Panel - Tertiary Reviewer for R01 Application
National Committees
2012 Training Cell and Molecular Genetics (TRN-CMG) Peer Review Panel of the 2012 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) for the Department of Defense (DoD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)
2014-2016 Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) Peer Review Panel of the Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) for the Department of Defense (DoD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)
Honors & Awards
1999 1st Place Student Presentation, Biochemistry Departmental Retreat, Saint Louis University
2000 Sigma Xi Outstanding Graduate Research Award, Saint Louis University
2000 1st Place Student Oral Presentation, Biochemistry Departmental Retreat, Saint Louis University
2000 Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society, Saint Louis University
2004-2006 Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program Postdoctoral Traineeship Award
2006 Best Poster Presentation at the Cell Signaling Retreat, Washington University
2009-2011 Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program New Investigator Award
2013-2015 K12 Paul Calabresi Career Development Award For Clinical Oncology
Professional Societies & Organizations
2000-present Sigma Xi
2000-present Alpha Sigma Nu
2010-present Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences, Member
2010-present Siteman Cancer Center, Research Associate Member
2011-present AAAS, Member
2016-present AACR, member