‌Luis Glaser


E-mail: lglaser@miami.edu


A native of Vienna, Austria, Dr. Luis Glaser graduated with honors from the University of Toronto in 1953 with a Bachelor of Arts and received a Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis in 1956.

After 30 years on the faculty of Washington University and for the last 10 years as Chairman of the Department of Biology and Chemistry and Director of the Division of Biology and Biomedical Science, he joined the University of Miami as Executive Vice President and Provost in 1986. He retired from that position in July of 2005 and is currently a Professor of Biology and Special Assistant to the President.

Dr. Glaser is the author of over 180 scientific articles in major scientific journals. His memberships in societies include Sigma Xi, American Society of Biological Chemists, American Chemical Society of Microbiology, American Society for Cell Biology, American Society for Neuroscience, and ODK, and has been editor of the Journal of Biological Chemistry and the Journal of Cell Biology.