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Justin Jones Ph.D.

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Biology

Assistant Professor - Biology Department

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Hours: Available by appointment
Office Location: Office Location:USTAR Bioinnovations Bldg.650 Grand, North Logan.Office 205D
DialPhone: 435-797-9292
SendEmail: justin.a.jones@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Biology, Utah State University, 2015
AQUEOUS SOLVATION METHOD FOR RECOMBINANT SPIDER SILK PROTEINS
MS, Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, 2000
Mechanical and structural studies of spider silk films
BS, Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, 1998

Expertise

Research Interests Spider silk, hagfish intermediate filaments, protein structure and function relationships, structural proteins, materials science, biomaterials.


Biography

Dr. Justin A. Jones is an assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Utah State University. Dr. Jones received his Ph.D. degree in biology from Utah State University in 2015. He has worked with spider silk and its recombinant forms since 1998 while attending the University of Wyoming.


Teaching Interests

Protein structure/function, biomaterials, and spider silk engineering

Research Interests

Spider silk, hagfish intermediate filaments, protein structure and function relationships, structural proteins, materials science, biomaterials.

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

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      Publications - Fact Sheets

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        Publications - Curriculum

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          Publications - Journal Articles

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          Publications - Literary Journal

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            Publications - MultiMedia

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              Publications - Technical Reports

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                Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                  Publications - Other

                    Other

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  Biol 5790 - Protein Structure, Function and Purification, Fall 2019

                  Biol 4750 - Spider Silk Engineering, Fall 2019

                  BIOL 4750 - Topics in Biology (Topic), Fall 2018

                  BIOL 5790, 6790 - Protein Structure/Function and Purification, Spring 2017


                  Graduate Students Mentored