Dr. Sarah K. Lee

Contact Information:

Foster Science Building Room 277B
Address: ACU Box 28132, Abilene, TX 79699
Email: sarah.lee@acu.edu
Phone: 325-674-2319
Office Number: FSB277B



2010 - Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado

2005 - B.S., Biochemistry
Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas


Honors 2007-2010 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, National Institute of Health     
2009 - Preecha Kownin Memorial Award (outstanding graduate research), Colorado State University
2007 - Mauricio X. Zuber Memorial Award (outstanding graduate academics), Colorado State University
2005 - University Scholar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Abilene Christian University
2005 - Paul C. Witt Award, (outstanding student in Chemistry/Biochemistry), Abilene Christian University
2004 - Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society



Jennifer W. Shewmaker and Sarah K. Lee (2015), Distributed Leadership in a Univeristy-School Collaborative Partnership to Build the STEM Pipeline for Girls, in Barbara Cozza, Patrick Blessinger (ed.) University Partnerships for Community and School System Development (Innovations in Higher Education Teaching and Learning, Volume 5) Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 195 - 209.

Sarah K Lee, Xu Chen, Lillian Huang, and Laurie A Stargell "The head module of Mediator directs activation of preloaded RNAPII in vivo." Nucleic Acids Research 2013 Dec 1;41(22):10124-34.

Eric D. Ross, Sarah K. Lee, Catherine A. Radebaugh, Laurie A. Stargell. “An Integrated Biochemistry and Genetics Outreach Program Designed for Elementary School Students.” GENETICS. 2011 Nov 30.

Sarah K. Lee, Aaron G.L. Fletcher, Lei Zhang, Xu Chen, Julie A. Fischbeck and Laurie A. Stargell. "Activation of a Poised RNAPII-Dependent Promoter Requires Both SAGA and Mediator." GENETICS. 2010 Mar; 184(3): 659-72.


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