Sarah Learman
Lecturer II
Department of Biology
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Cell Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry
Biosciences 3110

Dr. Learman is a Lecturer in the Department of Biology and Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Central Michigan University


  • Ph.D., Cellular Biology and Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, 2008
  • Professoriate Graduate Teaching Certificate, Virginia Tech., 2008
  • B.S., Biology, Mary Washington College, 2004

Teaching Areas

  • Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Biotechnology; Writing Intensive Emphasis
  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics; Human Emphasis
  • Introductory Biology; Human, General, and Quantitative Reasoning Emphasis
  • Science Education


  • ‚ÄčLearman, S., Marlin, S., and Grabarek, Z. Conformational Dynamics of the Regulatory Domain of Troponin C. (in prep).
  • Learman, S., Khandelwal, R., Fuchs, F., and Grabarek, Z. Magnesium Stabilizes the Closed Conformation of the C-Domain of Troponin C. (in prep).
  • Learman, S., Bevan, D., Kim, S., Wojcik, E., and Walker, R. Interaction of an Eg5 Kinesin Inhibitor with Bovine and Human Serum Albumin. (in prep).
  • Kim, E., Buckley, R., Learman, S., Richard, J., Parke, C., Worthylake, D., Wojcik, E., Walker, R., and Kim, S. Allosteric Drug Discrimination is Coupled to Mechanochemical Changes in the Kinesin-5 Motor Core. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2010 Jun 11; 285(24): 18650-61.
  • Learman, S., Kim, C., Stevens, N., Kim, S., Wojcik, E., and Walker, R. NSC 622124 Inhibits Human Eg5 and Other Kinesins via Interaction with the Conserved Microtuble-Binding Site. Biochemistry. 2009 Mar 3;48(8): 1754-1762.‚Äč