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Faculty

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology faculty members are vigorously engaged in research focused on understanding the biochemical and molecular bases of fundamentally important biological processes. Faculty and students in this department are working at the forefront of research to probe the molecular mechanisms of cancer, diabetes and obesity, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and alcoholism.

The research programs of this department’s faculty span the breadth of modern biochemical research and faculty actively participate in inter-departmental research centers, including the Alcohol Research Center, the Cancer Center, the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Disease and the Stark Neuroscience Institute. The specific areas of biochemical research include cellular signaling mechanisms, regulation of gene expression at the transcriptional and translational level, cell cycle regulation, DNA repair, metabolic regulation, macromolecular structure/function, chemical and structural biology, proteomics/genomics and the application of bioinformatics to relate functional changes in gene expression to underlying disease states.

Faculty Listing

 

Scott T. Aoki, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Alain Bopda Waffo, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Khuchtumur Bum-Erdene, PhD

Assistant Scientist in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Yen-Shan Chen, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Evan M. Cornett, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Anna A. Depaoli-Roach, BIOSCD

Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Balamurugan Dhayalan, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

X C. Dong, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

A K. Dunker, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Howard J. Edenberg, PhD

Distinguished Professor

Millie M. Georgiadis, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Mark G. Goebl, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Maureen A. Harrington, PhD

Associate Dean for Medical Student Education, Foundational Sciences

Quyen Q. Hoang, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Thomas D. Hurley, PhD

Associate Dean for Graduate Education

Mark A. Jarosinski, PhD

Associate Research Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Steven M. Johnson, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jaeyeon Kim, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Ann C. Kimble-Hill, PhD

Assistant Research Professor in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jeanette N. McClintick, PhD

Associate Research Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Samy Meroueh, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Amber L. Mosley, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Edward A. Motea, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Lawrence A. Quilliam, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Peter J. Roach, PhD

Distinguished Professor

Hyun Cheol Roh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Kirk A. Staschke, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Yuichiro Takagi, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jonah Vilseck, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Michael A. Weiss, MD, PhD

Distinguished Professor

Ronald C. Wek, PhD

Showalter Professor of Biochemistry

Clark D. Wells, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Aruna B. Wijeratne, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Yanwu Yang, PhD

Associate Research Professor in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Wen Zhang, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology