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

Associate 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, PHD
Knaak, James
Meyer, Paul, PHD
Paul, Matthew, PSYD
Sikka, Harish, PHD