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Mark Drew, PhD

460 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 247-5337

Email: drew.47@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointment

Research Assistant Professor, SBS-Microbial Infectn/Immunity


Advising Narrative

Graduated with Research DistinctionWrote and defended Honors Thesis entitled "Validation of Three Deubiquitinating Proteases in Plasmodium falciparum as Putative Drug Targets"

Chapters in Books

An RNAi-based genomic library for forward genetics in the African trypanosome

Inducible RNAi as a forward genetic tool in Trypanosoma brucei



1991 B.A., Seattle Pacific University

2002 Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine


Editorial Activities

present PLOSOne
2009 - present Journal of Autophagy
2011 - present The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance
2011 - present Microbiology


present Nominated as 2010 Distinguished Undergraduate Mentor. The Ohio State University Honors & Scholars Center.

Journal Articles


Professional Activities

2009 - present Pharmaceutical Assets Portal: Matching Academia and Industry for Drug Repositioning. NIH CTSA. Bethesda, MD.
2010 - present Maximus Essay Evaluator.
2010 - present Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference. St. Louis, MO.
2009 Cell Biology of Malaria: Understanding Infection, Targeting Interventions.. Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute. Baltimore, MD.
2009 Drug Discovery for Protozoan Parasites. Keystone Symposia. Breckenridge, CO.
2010 International Molecular Parasitology Meeting. International Molecular Parasitology Meeting. Woods Hole, MA.
2011 International Molecular Parasitology Meeting. International Molecular Parasitology Meeting.