Congratulations to AWIS member Susan L. Forsburg, for beingselected as a fellow of The American Academy of Microbiology. Sixteen of the 88 new fellows are women who are affiliated with colleges and universities in the United States.
Susan L. Forsburg, AWIS Member since 1993, is a professor of biological sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where she double majored in English and molecular biology. Professor Forsburg holds a Ph.D. in biology with a concentration in genetics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She joined the faculty at USC in 2004 and was promoted to full professor in 2006.
Dr. Forsburg is also a member of the AWIS California LA/Ventura County and AWIS California San Diego Chapters.