Agnieszka Kendrick, PhD

Assistant Professor

Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory

Aga Kendrick
Salk Institute for Biological Studies - News


Structural biologist Agnieszka Kendrick joins Salk faculty to study cellular transport

LA JOLLA—The Salk Institute welcomes Assistant Professor Agnieszka Kendrick, a structural biologist who studies how cells recognize and transport cargo within the cell.

“Aga is an innovative scientist already making waves …


BS, Chemistry, University of Wroclaw
MS, Chemistry, University of Colorado, Denver
PhD, Structural Biology and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Denver
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California, San Diego

Awards & Honors

  • Leading Edge Symposium Fellow, 2020
  • American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2018
  • National Institutes of Health F32 Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2018
  • University of Colorado Graduate School Student Research Excellence Award, 2015
  • National Institutes of Health F31 Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Fellowship, 2013