Graduate Student – GMB curriculum

Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, School of Medicine

2018 February – present

Funding in the lab

2021 – 2023. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS-NIH) F31 postdoctoral fellowship

2018 – 2019. GMB T32 training program (NIH-NIGMS)


Contact information

6330 Medical Biomolecular Research Building

111 Mason Farm Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Phone: 919-962-6260

E-mail: emhinkle@email.unc.edu


Education

B.Sc., Genetics. North Carolina State University, 2013-2017

B.A., English. North Carolina State University, 2013-2017


Publications

  • Gentile GM#, Gamarra J#, Engels N#, Blue RE#, Hoerr I, Wiedner HJ, Hinkle ER, Cote JL, Leverence E, Mills A, Herring L, Tan X, Giudice J. (2022). The synaptosome-associated protein 23 (SNAP23) is necessary for proper myogenesis. FASEB Journal. In press. # co-first authors.
  • Hinkle ER#, Wiedner HJ#, Torres E, Jackson M, Black AJ, Blue RE, Harris SE, Guzman BB, Gentile GM, Lee EY, Tsai Y-H , Parker J, Dominguez D, Giudice J. (2022). Alternative splicing regulation of membrane trafficking genes during myogenesis. RNA, 28 (4): 523-540. # co-first authors.
  • Hinkle ER#, Essader TO#, Gentile GM, Giudice J. (2021). ViaFuse: Fiji macros to calculate skeletal muscle cell viability and fusion index. Skeletal Muscle 11 (1): 28. doi: 10.1186/s13395-021-00284-3. # co-first authors.
  • Hinkle ER, Wiedner HJ, Black AJ, Giudice J. (2019). RNA processing in skeletal muscle biology and disease. Transcription 10 (1): 1-20.
  • Schertzer MD, Thulson E, Braceros KCA, Lee DM, Hinkle ER, Murphy RM, Kim SO, Vitucci ECM, Calabrese JM. (2019). A piggyBac-based toolkit for inducible genome editing in mammalian cells. RNA 25 (8): 1047-1058.

Magazine Article

  • Gentile GM, Wiedner HJ, Hinkle ER, Giudice J. (2020). Alternative splicing provides a broad menu of proteins for cells. The Scientist, 34 (10): 38-43.

Blog Article


Honors and awards

  • Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, travel award, 2/2022
  • The company of biologists, DMM conference travel grant, 2/2022
  • Mechanistic Interdisciplinary Studies of Biological Systems Symposium (MiBio), best poster award, 4/2021
  • Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting, abstract selected for platform presentation, 10/2020
  • ComSciCon National, abstract selected for presentation, 6/2020
  • Mechanistic Interdisciplinary Studies of Biological Systems Symposium (MiBio), abstract selected for platform presentation, 3/2019
  • Science Writing and Communication Club UNC-CH, invited speaker 2/2019
  • North Carolina State University, invited speaker, 8/2016
  • Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club Scholarship, 2013-2017
  • North Carolina State University, Starling Scholarship, 2013-2017
  • North Carolina State University, Jean F. Kilgore Scholarship, 2014-2017
  • Business and Professional Women of Raleigh Scholarship, 2015-2016
  • North Carolina State University, Guy Owen Memorial Fund, 2015-2016
  • North Carolina State University, Deans Academic Scholarship, 2013-2015
  • City of Raleigh, Beckom Educational Scholarship, 2013-2014
  • Electronic Security Association, Youth Scholarship, 2013-2014

Research experience

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Genetics), Dr. Michael Cowley’s laboratory, North Carolina State University, 10/2016-05/2017

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Genetics), Dr. Matthew Breen’s laboratory, Veterinary School at North Carolina State University, 03/2016-08/2016

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Genetics), Dr. Robert Smart’s laboratory, North Carolina State University, 08/2013-08/2014

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Genetics), Dr. James Mahaffey’s laboratory, North Carolina State University, 08/2012-05/2013

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