Faculty Profiles

Bass, Caroline

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Behavioral pharmacology; Gene Expression; Gene Therapy; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Drug abuse
Bhattacharjee, Arin

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Pathophysiology
Bradford, Peter

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Endocrinology; Gene Expression; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction; Toxicology; Vitamins and Trace Nutrients; Reproductive Endocrinology
Clark, Stewart

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral Neuroscience; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Neuroscience
Dietz, David

PhD

Professor; Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Behavioral pharmacology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Gene Expression; Gene Therapy; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Drug abuse; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation
Dubocovich, Margarita

PhD, FASPET, FACNP

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology; Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Circadian Rhythm/Chronobiology; Neuropharmacology; Drug abuse; Signal Transduction
Edelman, Arthur

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell Cycle; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cell Metabolism; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Oncology
Haj-Dahmane, Samir

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autism; Behavioral Neuroscience; Brain Research; Drug Abuse; Electrophysiology; Ethanol Pharmacology; Imaging In Vivo; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Lipid Homeostasis; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Neuropharmacology; Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Neuroscience; Signal Transduction
Halvorsen, Stanley

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction; Toxicology; Transcription and Translation; Neurodegenerative disorders
Laychock, Suzanne

PhD

Professor and Senior Associate Dean For Faculty Affairs, and Undergraduate Biomedical Education

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Endocrinology; Gene Expression; Metabolism; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction
Li, Jun-Xu

MD, PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology; Drug abuse
Paez, Pablo

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology
Rabin, Richard

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Drug abuse; Signal Transduction; Toxicology
Shen, Roh-Yu

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Behavioral Neuroscience; Brain Research; Drug Abuse; Electrophysiology; Ethanol Pharmacology; Glia - Physiology & Pathophysiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Neuroscience
Shubert, David

PhD

Assistant Dean Biomedical Undergraduate Education; Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Metabolism; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Toxicology
Sim, Fraser

PhD

Professor; Neuroscience Program Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Neurobiology; Neurodegenerative disorders
Singh, Satpal

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Cardiac pharmacology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction; Transgenic organisms
Thanos, Panayotis

PhD

Senior Research Scientist

Winter, Jerrold

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neuropharmacology; Toxicology

Collaborating Faculty

Dandona, Paresh

MD, PhD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Endocrinology; Endocrinology; Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Ignatowski, Tracey

PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Gene Expression; Gene Therapy; Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction; Neuroimmunology
Izzo, Joseph

MD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiac pharmacology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Pathophysiology; Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Lang, Jennifer

MD

Research Assistant Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells
Reynolds, Jessica

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology; Infectious Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Viral Pathogenesis; Virology
Sharma, Umesh

M.D., Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiac pharmacology; Drug Development; Gene Expression; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Inflammation; Preclinical MRI; Translational imaging; Internal Medicine; Radiation Oncology
Sullivan, John

MD, PhD

Research Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Biophysical Modeling; Computational Drug Discovery; Drug Design; Drug Development; Drug Discovery; Electrophysiology; Gene Expression; Gene Therapy; Imaging In Vivo; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Membrane Biophysics; Metalloenzymes; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Multimodal Imaging Technology; Nanoparticles; Protein Folding; Retina – retinal disease and therapy; RNA; Transcription and Translation; Vision science; Gene Delivery; Gene Therapy; Molecular diagnostics; Neurodegenerative disorders; Ophthalmology; Pathophysiology; Pediatric Ophthalmology; Retina

Volunteer Faculty

Babetto, Elisabetta, PHD
Barnett, Allen
Ciancio, Sebastian, DDS
Daniels, Derek, PHD
Feigin, Michael, PHD
Ishiwari, Keita, MS
Knaak, James
Meyer, Paul, PHD
Paul, Matthew, PSYD
Sikka, Harish