Faculty Profiles

Auerbach, Anthony

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Biophysical Modeling; Chemistry - Inorganic and Physical Chemistry; Drug Discovery; Electrophysiology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Biophysics; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neuroscience; Protein Engineering; Protein Function and Structure
Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Ion Transport; Membrane Biophysics; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease
Duffey, Michael

PhD

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics; Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gastroenterology
Feng, Jian

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Protein Folding; Signal Transduction; Toxicology; Transcription and Translation; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neurology; Pathophysiology
Hofmann, Wilma

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Cancer Treatment and Prevention; Metabolism; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Pathophysiology; Protein Function and Structure; Transcription - Gene; Transcription and Translation; Transcription Factors; Pathophysiology
Parker, Mark

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Pletnikov, Mikhail

M.D. Ph.D.

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction; Pain Management
Rasmusson, Randall

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Biomedical Engineering; Biophysical Modeling; Computational Biology; Drug Development; Drug Discovery; Electrophysiology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Ion Transport; Membrane Biophysics; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Neuroscience; Stem Cells
Sachs, Frederick

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Cardiopulmonary physiology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction
Weil, Brian

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cardiac pharmacology; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Inflammation; Pathophysiology; Stem Cells; Translational imaging; Translational Research
Yan, Zhen

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autism; Behavioral Neuroscience; Brain Research; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Epigenetics; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Neuropharmacology; Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Neuroscience; Schizophrenia; Signal Transduction; Transcriptomics; Translational Research; Neurodegenerative disorders; Pathophysiology