Molecular & Cell Biology Program Faculty

Faculty associated with the Graduate Program in Molecular and Cell Biology

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Susan Birren
Dean of Arts and Sciences, Professor of Neurobiology

Developmental Neurobiology
Paul Garrity Paul Garrity
Professor of Biology

Neural development and behavior

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Jeff Gelles 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

Bruce Goode
Professor of Biology

Cytoskeletal mechanisms controlling cell morphogenesis

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Leslie Griffith

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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James Haber

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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Liz Hedstrom

Liz Hedstrom
Professor of Biology and Chemistry

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

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Tijana Ivanovic Tijana Ivanovic
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Uncovering fundamental molecular mechanisms of virus translocation across biological membranes

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Sebastian Kadener
Associate Professor of Biology

Molecular Neurobiology and RNA metabolism

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Isaac Krauss
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Organic synthesis
Amy Lee

Amy S.Y. Lee
Assistant Professor of Biology

mRNA translation in cellular differentiation and disease

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Susan Lovett

Susan Lovett
Abraham S. and Gertrude Burg Professor of Microbiology

Genetics and molecular biology of bacteria and yeast.
Michael Marr

Michael Marr
Associate Professor of Biology

Gene Expression in Cellular Stress Responses

Maria de Boef Miara
Assistant Professor of Biology,
Master's Advising Head for MCB and Neuroscience

Comparative Anatomy, Evolution, Physiology, Biomechanics
Sacha Nelson

Sacha Nelson
Gyula and Katica Tauber Professor of Life Science

Physiological genomics of the mammalian neocortex

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Sue Paradis

Suzanne Paradis
Associate Professor of Biology

Molecular mechanisms of synaptic development.

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Ruibao Ren
Professor of Biology

Signal transduction.

Ruibao Ren is on leave until late 2020.

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 process

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Michael Rosbash

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

Circadian Rhythms, Behavior, and Gene Expression.

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Piali Sengupta

Piali Sengupta
Professor of Neurobiology

Behavioral and neuronal development in C. elegans.

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Timothy Street
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Mechanisms of protein folding in the cell
Douglas Theobald
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
VStructural bioinformatics analysis of telomeric complexes, integrating X-ray crystallographic structure determination, molecular evolution, and structure-function studies.
Gina Turrigiano

Gina Turrigiano
Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science

Activity-dependent regulation of neuronal properties.

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Lawrence Wangh

Lawrence Wangh
Associate Professor of Biology

Mammalian embryogenesis. Gene expression in single cells.

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