Faculty 

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Aparna Baskaran
Associate Professor of Physics
Out-of-equilibrium properties of soft materials and physics of biological systems
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Susan Birren
Dean of Arts and Sciences,
Professor of Neurobiology
Developmental neurobiology
Li Deng
Orrie Friedman Distinguished Professor of Chemistry

Organic chemistry. DNA demethylation

 

Paul DiZio
Associate Professor of Psychology

Human spatial orientation and motor control

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Irving Epstein
Henry F. Fischbach Professor of Chemistry

Nonlinear chemical dynamics. Mathematical modeling of biochemical kinetics and neural systems.
Seth Fraden
Professor of Physics

Macromolecules in suspension. Physics of protein crystallization. Microfluidics.

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Chandler Fulton
Professor Emeritus of Biology
Cell Differentiation, Centrioles, and Cell Death. Epigenetic regulation of gene expression in Naegleria.
Paul Garrity
Professor of Biology

Neural development and behavior

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Jeff Gelles
Aron and Imre Tauber Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmocology

Single-molecule Biochemistry and Biophysics. Transcription and RNA processing. Cytoskeletal networks and regulation.

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Bruce Goode
Professor of Biology

Cell Biology and Biochemistry of the Cytoskeleton

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Leslie Griffith
Nancy Lurie Marks Professor of Neuroscience,
Director of the Volen National Center for Complex Systems

The Biochemistry of Behavior

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Angela Gutchess

Angela Gutchess
Associate Professor of Psychology

Cognitive and Social Neuroscience; Influence of age and culture on memory

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Jennifer Gutsell
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Social and Affective Neuroscience; Cross-group Resonance; Emotion and Self-control; Empathy and Environmentalism

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James Haber
Abraham and Etta Goodman Professor of Biology,
Director, Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center

Repair of broken chromosomes and triggering of the DNA damage response

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Michael Hagan
Professor of Physics and of Quantitative Biology

Computation and theory in biological physics

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Kenneth C. Hayes
Professor Emeritus of Biology
Comparative nutritional pathophysiology in man and animals. Lipoprotein metabolism and atherogenesis, diabetes and obesity.
Liz Hedstrom
Professor of Biology and Chemistry

Antimicrobial design; targeted protein degradation; TSC2 activators; enzyme structure-function studies.

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Colleen Hitchcock
Assistant Professor of Ecology
Community ecology, phenology and climate change
Pengyu Hong
Associate Professor of Computer Science
Dynamics of biological networks.
Tijana Ivanovic Tijana Ivanovic
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Uncovering fundamental molecular mechanisms of virus translocation across biological membranes
Shantanu Jadhav
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Neural mechanisms of learning and memory-guided behavior in the mammalian brain

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Sebastian Kadener
Associate Professor of Biology

Molecular Neurobiology and RNA metabolism

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Don Katz
Professor of Psychology

Neural dynamics of gustatory perception and learning

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Dorothee Kern
Professor of Biochemistry,
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Dynamics of enzymes. Magnetic resonance methods.

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Jane Kondev
Professor of Physics
Biophysics and Structural Biology
Melissa Kosinski-Collins Melissa Kosinski-Collins
Professor of Biology
Biology Education
Isaac Krauss
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Organic synthesis
James Lackner
Meshulam and Judith Riklis Professor of Physiology

Spatial orientation. Human movement control. Adaptation to spaceflight and autonomous vehicles.

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Elaine Lai
Senior Lecturer and Senior Scientist in Biology
Gene expression, cell differentiation and programmed cell death.
Nelson Lau
Visiting Research Professor

Gene and genome regulation by RNAi and small RNAs

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Amy S.Y. Lee
Assistant Professor of Biology

mRNA translation in cellular differentiation and disease

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Susan Lovett
Abraham S. and Gertrude Burg Professor of Microbiology
Genetics and molecular biology of bacteria and yeast.
Eve Marder
Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of Neuroscience

Modulation of Neural Networks

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Michael Marr
Associate Professor of Biology
Gene Expression in Cellular Stress Responses
Robert Meyer
Professor Emeritus of Physics
Physics of liquid crystals, colloids, and polymer gels
Maria de Boef Miara
Assistant Professor of Biology,
Master's Advising Head for MCB & Neuroscience
Comparative Anatomy, Evolution, Physiology, Biomechanics
Chris Miller
Professor of Biochemistry,
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
Structure and Mechanism of Ion Channels and Transporters
Paul Miller
Associate Professor of Biology
Computational and theoretical neuroscience
James Morris
Professor of Biology

Evolution, Genetics, Epigenetics, History of Science, and Science Education

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Sacha Nelson
Gyula and Katica Tauber Professor of Life Science

Physiological genomics of the mammalian neocortex

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Daniel Oprian
Louis and Bessie Rosenfield Professor of Biochemistry
Structure-function studies of visual pigments and other cell surface receptors.
Maria-Eirini Pandelia
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Mapping the functional repertoire of (bio)inorganic systems and protein metallocofactors; paradigms of (bio)catalysts relevant to the human health and environment.
Suzanne Paradis
Associate Professor of Biology

Molecular mechanisms of synaptic development.

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Dan L. Perlman
Associate Provost of Innovation in Education and Professor of Biology
Ecology, conservation biology, animal behavior.
Gregory Petsko
Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry

X-ray crystallographic analysis of protein structure and enzyme mechanisms.

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Thomas Pochapsky
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Biological redox enzymes structure and mechanism.

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Joan Press
Associate Professor of Biology
Developmental immunology and immunogenetics.
Alfred Redfield
Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Physics
Studies of Macromolecules by Magnetic Resonance
Ruibao Ren
Professor of Biology

Signal transduction.

Ruibao Ren is on leave until late 2020.

Dagmar Ringe
Harold and Bernice Davis Professor of Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease

Structures of enzymes and enzyme-substrate complexes.

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Avi Rodal Avital Rodal
Associate Professor of Biology

Endosomal Membrane Traffic in Neurons.

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Ben Rogers W. Benjamin Rogers
Assistant Professor of Physics

Self-assembly at the colloidal length scale

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Michael Rosbash
Peter Gruber Endowed Chair in Neuroscience,
Professor of Biology, and
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Circadian Rhythms, Behavior, and Gene Expression.

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Klaus Schmidt-Rohr
Professor of Chemistry

Solid-state NMR of biological nanocomposites and immobilized proteins; analysis of SAXS of proteins.

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Robert Sekuler
Louis and Frances Salvage Professor of Psychology and Professor of Neuroscience

Visual perception. Cognitive processes.

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Piali Sengupta
Professor of Neurobiology

Behavioral and neuronal development in C. elegans.

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Neil Simister
Associate Professor of Biology
Molecular immunology. Antibody transport.
Barry Snider
Charles A. Breskin Professor of Organic Chemistry
Synthesis of natural products.
Hannah Snyder
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Executive function

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Timothy Street
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Mechanisms of protein folding in the cell
Douglas Theobald
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Structural bioinformatics analysis of telomeric complexes, integrating X-ray crystallographic structure determination, molecular evolution, and structure-function studies.
Jonathan Touboul
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Modeling and mathematical¬†analysis of systems inspired by brain’s activity

Judith Tsipis
Professor of Biology

Genetic counseling.

Gina Turrigiano
Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science

Activity-dependent regulation of neuronal properties.

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Stephen Van Hooser
Associate Professor of Biology

Development and function of cortical circuits

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Lawrence Wangh
Professor of Biology

Mammalian embryogenesis. Gene expression in single cells.

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Arthur Wingfield
Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Human memory

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Rachel Woodruff
Assistant Professor of Biology
Teaching Genetics and Genomic and Molecular Biotechnology
Bing Xu
Professor of Chemistry
Biomaterials and Self-assembly
 
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