Biophysics: The Biophysics Graduate Program (BP) at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) prepares scientists to leverage new and emerging research tools—from bioinformatics to cryoEM—to quantify biological processes in living biological systems using physics and chemistry.
Tetrad: The Tetrad graduate program offers diverse training in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology and Genetics.
Please email inquiries about postdoctoral positions directly to Adam Frost. Candidates will be encouraged to apply for fellowships to support their research (as much for the writing practice as for the money).
USPS Mail and Shipping to the Frost Lab
USPS Mailing Address
Professor Adam Frost
Deptartment of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Box 2240
600 16th Street, Floor 4, Room S472F
San Francisco, CA 94158
Lab Shipping and FedEx Address
Dept of Biochemistry and Biophysics
600 16th Street
Genentech Hall, Room S476
San Francisco, CA 94158
Getting to Mission Bay by public transit:
Option 1: Exit BART at the 16th St Station and wait for the free UCSF Red shuttle that stops directly outside the Burger King (This option is only available on weekdays: UCSF Shuttles).
Option 2: Exit BART at the Embarcadero Station and then take the MUNI T-line inbound to Sunnydale. Exit at the Mission Bay stop on 3rd Street.
Option 3: Exit Caltrain and then walk along 4th St for about 10-15 minutes until arriving at UCSF - if the Muni is there, you can get on the T-line inbound and exit at the Mission Bay stop on 3rd Street, but this is often slower than walking.
or by car:
We are at 600 16th Street Street, between Owens and 4th St. There are two parking garages (please park in the garages and not in the surface lots) on campus that are equally convenient.
Once on campus, proceed to Genentech Hall:
You will have to enter through Genentech Hall from the Koret Quad side (Red dot on the map below)
Sign in at security for a meeting with Dr. Adam Frost (office Genentech Hall S472E)
Take the elevator or staircase to the fourth floor
Walk west down the hall. If the floor changes colour to grey, you have gone the wrong way and are now in Byers Hall. Turn around and walk back to Genentech Hall
Make your second left (south) to the S401-484 neighborhood
Adam’s office is through the clear doors, the lab is on your right.