Michael J. Steinbaugh, Ph.D.

Research Fellow at the Joslin Diabetes Center

Curriculum Vitae

Michael J. Steinbaugh, Ph.D.
Research Fellow
Harvard Medical School
Joslin Diabetes Center
T. Keith Blackwell Lab
Islet Cell and Regenerative Biology
1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215
mike@steinbaugh.com

Education

9/05-4/12

Ph.D., Cellular and Molecular Biology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

9/01-6/05

B.S., Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics
Minor in Spanish Language
University of California, Los Angeles

Research Training

9/12-Pres.

Research Fellow
Islet Cell and Regenerative Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center
Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Mentor: T. Keith Blackwell, M.D., Ph.D., Professor

5/12-8/12

Research Fellow
Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School
Mentor: Richard A. Miller, M.D., Ph.D., Professor

9/05-4/12

Ph.D. Student
Cellular and Molecular Biology, Rackham Graduate School
University of Michigan Medical School
Mentor: Richard A. Miller, M.D., Ph.D., Professor
Thesis: "Xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes elevated in multiple mouse models of slow aging"

7/04-9/04

Research Intern
The Buck Institute for Research on Aging
Mentor: Lisa M. Ellerby, Ph.D., Associate Professor

9/03-6/05

Research Assistant
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, UCLA
Mentor: Kenneth A. Bradley, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Thesis: "Identification of PA-competitive peptides via phage display"

Courses

9/09-12/09

Financing Research Commercialization
Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

9/08

Molecular Biology of Aging
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Publications

2/20/14

John C. Yoon, Alvin J. Y. Ling, Meltem Isik, Dong-Young Donna Lee, Michael J. Steinbaugh, Laura M. Sack, Abigail N. Boduch, T. Keith Blackwell, David A. Sinclair, Stephen J. Elledge. "GLTSCR2/PICT1 links mitochondrial stress and Myc signaling." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A Epub ahead of print. doi:10.1073/pnas.1400705111; pmid:24556985

6/12/12

Michael J. Steinbaugh, Liou Y. Sun, Andrzej Bartke, and Richard A. Miller. "Activation of genes involved in xenobiotic metabolism is a shared signature of mouse models with extended lifespan." Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 303:E488-95. doi:10.1152/ajpendo.00110.2012; pmid:22693205

9/26/09

Liou Y. Sun, Michael J. Steinbaugh, Michal M. Masternak, Andrzej Bartke, and Richard A. Miller. "Fibroblasts from long-lived Snell and GHRKO mutant mice show diminished ERK phosphorylation but exaggerated induction of immediate early genes." Free Radic Biol Med 47:1753-61. doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2009.09.021; pmid:19786089

Presentations

2/7/15

Joslin Internal Research Seminar

11/4/14

Joslin Research Retreat

9/29/14

Molecular Genetics of Aging Symposium, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

4/18/14

Longwood Area Worm Meeting, Harvard

3/26/14

Boston Area Worm Meeting, MIT

2/25/14

Harvard Genetics Retreat, Broad Institute

6/27/13

19th International C. elegans Meeting, UCLA

3/19/13

Salon on Aging, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

4/20/12

Ph.D. Thesis Defense, CMB, University of Michigan

7/25/10

10th International Symposium on Neurobiology and Neuroendocrinology of Aging, Bregenz, Austria. Exp Gerontol 46:210. doi:10.1016/j.exger.2010.11.019

2/1/10

Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology: New insights into healthspan and diseases of aging: From molecular to functional senescence, Tahoe City, CA, USA

Research Support

6/14-5/15

Training grant in diabetes and metabolism
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA)
NIH/NIDDK; 5T32DK007260 (PI: Blackwell TK)

9/13-5/14

Regulation of SKN-1/Nrf by germline stem cells
NIH/NIA; 1R21AG043949 (PI: Blackwell TK)

12/12-5/13

Myra Reinhard Family Foundation Award (PI: Blackwell TK)

9/12-8/13

Regulation of SKN-1 functions by insulin-like signaling in C. elegans
NIH/NIGMS; 5R01GM062891 (PI: Blackwell TK)

4/11-8/12

Lifespan and mechanisms of stress resistance in GH/IGF mutants
NIH/NIA; 5P01AG031736 (PIs: Bartke A; Miller RA)

4/08-3/11

Biomedical research training in the biology of aging
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA)
NIH/NIA; 5T32AG000114 (PIs: Miller RA; Pletcher SD)

4/06-4/07

Cellular and Molecular Biology at Michigan
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA)
NIH/NIGMS; 5T32GM007315 (PI: Schwartz J)

9/05-3/06

Program in Biomedical Sciences, University of Michigan Medical School

Honors and Awards

2010

University of Michigan Rackham Conference Travel Grant to attend the 10th International Symposium on Neurobiology and Neuroendocrinology of Aging in Bregenz, Austria

2008

Ellison Medical Foundation Award to attend the Marine Biological Laboratory Molecular Biology of Aging course

2005

UCLA MIMG Departmental Honors

2005

UCLA College of Letters and Science Honors

2004-05

UCLA College of Letters and Science Dean’s Honors List

Teaching Experience

Mentoring

6/14-9/14

Edward J. Richardson, Boston College '16

9/13-5/14

Rohan Goel, Harvard University '15

9/11-4/12

Varol Ulas Ozkurede, Ph.D. Student, University of Michigan

Courses

1/9/14

Genetics 390, Genetics Boot Camp laboratory module, Harvard Medical School

9/08-12/08

Teaching Assistant, DENT 525 001 "Cellular structure/function and pathogen biology", University of Michigan School of Dentistry

1/04-2/04

CityLab Student Mentor, UCLA

9/03-12/03

Undergraduate Assistant, LS 194 "Teaching practicum in life science", UCLA

Professional Societies

Skills

Genetics

Molecular Biology

Programming and Computing