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Linda Columbus

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Chemistry
Office location and address
Room 106, Physical Life Sciences Building
90 Geldard Driv
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
AS-CHEM Biophysical understanding of pathogen-host membrane protein interactons for drug discovery and delivery
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
May 01, 2019 – April 30, 2024
AS-CHEM Determining the role of lipooligosaccharide on the Opa structural ensemble and the formation of an Opa-CEACAM complex
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
February 01, 2020 – January 31, 2023
AS-CHEM Investigating the impact of lipid-protein interactions in membrane protein structure and conformational dynamics
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Biological Sciences
July 01, 2018 – June 30, 2021
Development of practical tools for an inclusive STEM learning environment based on student views and recommendations
Source: Research Corporation for Science Advancement
November 01, 2017 – October 31, 2020
Eliminating Vasoconstriction/ Hypertension through Exploration of Hemoglobin ¿(HBA1) and Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase (eNOS)
Source: Virginia Space Grant Consortium
June 01, 2019 – May 31, 2020
AS-CHEM Structure and dynamics of bacterial membrane protein - receptor interactions
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
September 15, 2015 – June 30, 2019
The Virginia-North Carolina Alliance for Minority Participation: Mid-level LSAMP
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Ed. & Human Resources
September 15, 2012 – August 31, 2018
AS-CHEM Using hybrid computational and NMR structure determination to study host pathogen interactions at the molecular level
Source: Jeffress Memorial Trust
August 31, 2014 – May 31, 2016
Hijacking the Hijackers: Taking Advantage of the Chemistry of Bacterial Pathogens
Source: Research Corporation for Science Advancement
December 01, 2010 – December 31, 2015
Known Structure, Unknown Function: An Undergraduate Research Curriculum
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Ed. & Human Resources
February 15, 2011 – January 31, 2015
Structure & Dynamics of Bacterial Membrane Protein - Receptor Interactions
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
April 01, 2009 – January 31, 2015
CAREER: An Innovative Study of Membrane Protein - Detergent Interactions
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Biological Sciences
July 15, 2009 – June 30, 2014
CHEM 1410: Introductory College Chemistry I
Credits: 3
Introduces the principles and applications of chemistry. Topics include stoichiometry, chemical equations and reactions, chemical bonding, states of matter, thermochemistry, chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and descriptive chemistry of the elements. For students planning to elect further courses in chemistry, physics, and biology and to fulfill prehealth prerequisites. CHEM 1411 may be taken concurrently or after completing 1410. Drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1410, requires drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1411. A grade of C- or higher is required to take CHEM 1420.
CHEM 1420: Introductory College Chemistry II
Credits: 3
Introduces the principles and applications of chemistry. Topics include stoichiometry, chemical equations and reactions, chemical bonding, states of matter, thermochemistry, chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and descriptive chemistry of the elements. For students planning to elect further courses in chemistry, physics, and biology and to fulfill prehealth prerequisites. Prerequisites: CHEM 1410, 1610, or a C- in CHEM 1810 is required. CHEM 1421 may be taken concurrently or after completing 1420. Drop or withdrawal from CHEM 1420, requires drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1421. C or higher required for CHEM 2410.
CHEM 1610: Introductory Chemistry I for Engineers
Credits: 3
Introduces the principles and applications of chemistry. Topics include stoichiometry, chemical equations and reactions, chemical bonding, states of matter, thermochemistry, chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and descriptive chemistry of the elements. For students planning to elect further courses in chemistry, physics, and biology and to fulfill prehealth prerequisites. Prerequisite: CHEM 1611 or 1411 may be taken concurrently or after completing 1610. Drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1610, requires drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1611/1411. A grade of C- or higher required for CHEM 1620.
CHEM 1620: Introductory Chemistry II for Engineers
Credits: 3
Introduces the principles and applications of chemistry. Topics include stoichiometry, chemical equations and reactions, chemical bonding, states of matter, thermochemistry, chemical kinetics, equilibrium, acids and bases, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, and descriptive chemistry of the elements. For students planning to elect further courses in chemistry, physics, and biology and to fulfill prehealth prerequisites. Prerequisites: CHEM 1410, 1610, or 1810. CHEM 1621 may be taken concurrently or after completing 1620. Drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1620, requires drop/withdrawal from CHEM 1621. C or higher required for CHEM 2410.
CHEM 9450: Research in Spectroscopy and Biophysics of Membrane Proteins
Credits: 1–12
Research in Spectroscopy and Biophysics of Membrane Proteins
BIOP 9995: Biophysics Research
Credits: 3–12
Independent study, other than non-topical research, for course credits.
BIOP 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.