Faculty Profiles

Armbruster, Chelsie

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ageing; Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Translational Research; Urinary Tract Infection
Bangs, James

PhD

Grant T. Fisher Professor and Chair of Microbiology & Immunology

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology
Blader, Ira

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction; Vision science
Bou Ghanem, Elsa

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Campagnari, Anthony

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor of Microbiology/Immunology and Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology
Connell, Terry

PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Adjunct Professor of Oral Biology

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bacterial Pathogenesis; Allergy and Immunology; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction; Medical Microbiology
Jacobs, Amy

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Protein Function and Structure; Viral Pathogenesis; Virology
Kelleher, Raymond

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Autoimmunity; Bioinformatics; Cell Cycle; Endocrinology; Gene Expression; Gene Therapy; Cancer Treatment and Prevention; Clinical and Laboratory Immunology-Allergy and Immunology; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Metabolism; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Image Analysis; Immunoassays; Immunogenicity
Melendy, Thomas

PhD

Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, and Biochemistry

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Drug Discovery; Emergent Pathogens; Genome Integrity; Infectious Disease; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Virology
Panepinto, John

PhD

Professor, Director of Recruiting and Admissions, Ph.D. Program in Biomedical Sciences (PPBS)

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; RNA; Signal Transduction
Read, Laurie

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; RNA
Stavrou, Spyridon

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Transgenic organisms; Viral Pathogenesis; Virology
Sun, Yijun

PhD

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics

Collaborating Faculty

Berenson, Charles

MD

Research Associate Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology; Infectious Disease
Crane, John

MD, PhD

Research Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Vitamins and Trace Nutrients; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology; Research Lab
Lesse, Alan

MD

Research Associate Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Murphy, Timothy

MD

Professor of Microbiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease
Russo, Thomas

MD

Research Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Sinha, Animesh

MD, PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Dermatology

Volunteer Faculty

Kramer, Jill, DMD
Ruhl, Stefan, PHD