Dr. Goldstein is Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. He received his B.A. degree in biology and genetics at UCSD and his Ph.D. degree in genetics from the University of Washington, Seattle. He did his postdoctoral work at the University of Colorado at Boulder and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prior to moving to UCSD, he was Professor of Cellular and Developmental Biology at Harvard University.