Faculty Profiles

Alevriadou, Barbara Rita

PhD

SUNY Empire Innovation Professor in Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Cardiopulmonary physiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Research Lab; Vascular Medicine
Alexander, Jessy

PhD

Research Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Immunology; Neurobiology
Andreadis, Stylianos

PhD

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene therapy
Arany, Praveen

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Pathology Oral Biology
Armbruster, Chelsie

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology
Bae, Yongho

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell Cycle; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction
Baizer, Joan

PhD

Professor

Bangs, James

PhD

Grant T. Fisher Professor and Chair of Microbiology & Immunology

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology
Bass, Caroline

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Behavioral pharmacology; Addictions; Drug abuse
Beirowski, Bogdan

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Principal Investigator at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bioinformatics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism
Benedict, Ralph

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Forensic Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neurology; Neuropsychology; Psychiatry
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
Blader, Ira

PhD

Professor

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

Clin. Biochem., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Pharmacogenomics
Blessing, Robert

PhD

Professor

Blumental-Perry, Anna

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Protein Folding; Protein Function and Structure; Regulation of metabolism; RNA; Stem Cells; Pulmonary
Bou Ghanem, Elsa

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Buck, Michael

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Transcription and Translation
Cain, Michael

MD

Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology; Internal Medicine
Campagnari, Anthony

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor of Microbiology/Immunology and Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology
Campbell, Christine

PhD

Assistant Professor

Canty, Jr., John

MD

SUNY Distinguished and Albert and Elizabeth Rekate Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cardiac pharmacology; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Stem Cells; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease
Ceusters, Werner

MD

Division Chief, Biomedical Ontology

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Neurology; Psychiatry
Clark, Stewart

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology
Cody, Vivian

PhD

Professor, Structural Biology Department,Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Protein Folding; Computational Chemistry; Drug Design; Structural Biology; X-ray Crystallography
Connell, Terry

PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Adjunct Professor of Oral Biology

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bacterial Pathogenesis; 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; Allergy and Immunology; Medical Microbiology
Covey, Thomas

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurobiology; Biostatistics; Clinical Neurophysiology; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurology; Neuropsychology; Psychology
Crane, John

MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine; Adjunct Professor of Micro & Immunol. and of Pharmacol & Tox.

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology; Research Lab
Diaz, Patricia

Professor of Empire Innovation, Director UB Microbiome Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Periodontics Oral Biology Microbiology
Diehl, Alexander

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology
Dietz, David

PhD

Professor; Chair

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

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Digital Pathology; Image Analysis; Quantitative Histology
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; Signal Transduction; Drug abuse
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
Dutta, Anirban

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Bioinformatics; Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Clinical Neurophysiology; Genomics; Movement Disorders; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neuroimaging; Neurology; Neuropsychology; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dwyer, III, Michael

PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology and Biomedical Informatics

Edelman, Arthur

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell Cycle; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Oncology
Edgerton, Mira

Research Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology Prosthodontics
Ehrensberger, Mark

PhD

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Elkin, Peter

MD, MACP, FACMI, FNYAM

Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics & Professor of Internal Medicine

Epstein, Leonard

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor and Division Chief, Behavioral Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral Medicine; Pediatrics; Psychology
Estrada, D. Fernando

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Farkas, Michael

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; RNA; Stem Cells; Vision science
Feltri, M. Laura

MD

Professor of Biochemistry and Neurology

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Transgenic organisms; Neurology
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 and Xenobiotics; Transcription and Translation; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neurology; Pathophysiology
Fliesler, Steven

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair and Director of Research

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms
Garrick, Michael

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology
Grant, Thomas

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Protein Function and Structure
Gronostajski, Richard

PhD

Professor of Biochemistry; Director of the Genetics, Genomics & Bioinformatics Graduate Program; Director, Western New York Stem Cell Culture and Analysis Center (WNYSTEM)

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Stem Cells; Transgenic organisms
Gulick, Andrew

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Structural Biology
Haj-Dahmane, Samir

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction
Halfon, Marc

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction
Hicks, Wesley

MD

Chair - Head and Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology); Oncology; Plastic Surgery for Head (Ear, Nose,Throat)
Hofmann, Wilma

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Endocrinology; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Regulation of metabolism; Transcription and Translation; Pathophysiology
Hudson, Randall

PhD

Research Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics

Ignatowski, Tracey

PhD

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
Ikonomou, Laertis

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology
Ionita, Ciprian

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Vision science; Cardiovascular Disease; Diagnostic Radiology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Radiological Physics; Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Jacobs, Amy

PhD

Research Associate Professor

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

MD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Pediatric Rheumatology; Pediatrics
Kauffman, Anne Kathryn

Assistant Professor

Kay, Jason

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Microbiology Oral Biology
Specialty/Research Focus: Periodontics
Kolega, John

Ph.D.

Associate Professor / Graduate Program Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Cardiovascular Disease
Kosman, Daniel

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Neurobiology; Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Kramer, Jill

Associate professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology; Oral Pathology
Kwon, Hyuk-Jae

Assistant Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology
Lang, Jennifer

MD

Assistant Professor

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

MD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Concussion; Sports Medicine; Sports Medicine - Internal Medicine
Lee, Techung

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction
Lesse, Alan

MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Education; Senior Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Li, Jun-Xu

MD, PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology; Drug abuse
Lovell, Jonathan

PhD

SUNY Empire Innovation Associate Professor

Malkowski, Michael

PhD

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes
Melendy, Thomas

PhD

Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, and Biochemistry

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Genome Integrity; Infectious Disease; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Virology
Meng, Hui

PhD

Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Neurosurgery

Morales, Michael

PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Mu, Xiuqian

MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; RNA; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Murphy, Timothy

MD

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research; Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute; Director, Community Health Equity Research Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease
Neelamegham, Sriram

PhD

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Nowak, Norma

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics
O'Donnell, James

PhD

Dean, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

O‘Brian, Mark

PhD

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Regulation of metabolism
Oh, Kwang

PhD

Professor of Electrical Engineering

Paez, Pablo

PhD

Associate Professor

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

PhD

Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Park, Jinwoo

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction
Park, Yungki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Neurobiology
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
Patel, Mulchand

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor,UB Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Research & Biomed. Ed.

Specialty/Research Focus: Endocrinology; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Protein Function and Structure; Regulation of metabolism; Transgenic organisms
Patel, Sangita

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Vision science; Cornea & External Disease; Ophthalmology
Pletnikov, Mikhail

M.D. Ph.D.

Professor and Chair

Plunkett, Robert

MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurological Surgery; Neurology
Ponticelli, Alfred

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Transcription and Translation
Popescu, Gabriela

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction; Neurodegenerative disorders
Poulsen, David

PhD

Professor of Translational Neuroscience

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Transcription and Translation
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
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
Rudin, Stephen

PhD, FAAPM, FSPIE, DABR

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Director, Division of Radiation Physics

Specialty/Research Focus: Diagnostic Radiology; Neurological Surgery; Neuroradiology - Diagnostic Radiology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Pediatric Radiology - Radiological Physics; Radiological Physics; Radiology; Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Ruhl, Stefan

Professor, DDS, PhD

Specialty/Research Focus: Periodontics Operative Dentistry Oral Biology Pediatric Dentistry
Russo, Thomas

MD

Professor and Chief, Infectious Disease

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Sachs, Frederick

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

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

PhD

Professor and Chief, Division of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics
Sarder, Pinaki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Digital Pathology; Image Analysis; Quantitative Histology
Sarkar, Debanjan

PhD

Research Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Stem Cells
Scannapieco, Frank

Chair and SUNY Distinguished Professor of Oral Biology, Associate Dean for Faculty and Professional Development

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology Periodontics
Schaner Tooley, Christine

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation
Schwartz, Diane

MLS

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine - General
Schwartz, Stanley

MD, PhD

UB Distinguished Professor, Medicine and Pediatrics; Division Chief, Allergy-Immunology-Rheumatology

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene therapy; Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Viral Pathogenesis; Virology; Allergy and Immunology; Asthma; Clinical and Laboratory Immunology - Internal Medi; Clinical and Laboratory Immunology-Allergy and Immunology; Clinical Research; Drug Delivery; Drug Design; Drug Formulation; Drug Targeting; Immunogenicity; Monoclonal Antibodies; Nanoparticles; Neuroimmunology; Proteomics; Sinus Disorders
Schweser, Ferdinand

Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurology, Biomedical Engineering, Radiology; Technical Director, Center for Biomedical Imaging

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurobiology; Bioinformatics; Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Biostatistics; Clinical Research; Disease Progression Modeling; Image Analysis; Informatics; Mathematical Modeling; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Neuroimaging; Neurology; Neuroradiology; Nuclear Medicine; Parkinson's; Radiological Physics; Radiology; Technology; Translational Research
Sharma, Umesh

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Cardiac pharmacology; Gene Expression; Immunology; Stem Cells; Cardiology; Cardiopulmonary physiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Radiology
Shin, Daesung

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms; Neurodegenerative disorders
Shucard, David

PhD FAASM

Professor and Director, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurosciences

Shucard, Janet

PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology

Siddiqui, Adnan

MD, PhD, FAHA

Vice-Chairman and Professor of Neurosurgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurological Surgery; Neuroradiology
Sim, Fraser

PhD

Associate Professor; Neuroscience Program Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Neurobiology; Neurodegenerative disorders
Sinha, Animesh

MD, PhD

Professor of Dermatology

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

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology
Stachowiak, Ewa

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction
Stachowiak, Michal

PhD

Professor, Director Molec. and Structural Neurobiol. Gene Therapy Prog. Director Stem Cell SCEF

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genome Integrity; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation
Stavrou, Spyridon

PhD

Assistant Professor

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

PhD

Teaching Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Sullivan, John

MD, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; RNA; Transcription and Translation; Vision science; Protein Folding; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Gene Delivery; Molecular diagnostics; Neurodegenerative disorders; Ophthalmology; Pathophysiology; Retina
Sun, Yijun

PhD

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

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

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Genome Integrity; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure
Sutton, Mark

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Gene Expression; Genome Integrity; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction
Szigeti, Kinga

MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Director of the Alzheimer‘s Disease and Memory Disorders Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Neurology
Taub, Mary

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; RNA; Signal Transduction
Thanos, Panayotis

PhD

Senior Research Scientist

Titus, Albert

PhD

Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering

Tomaszewski, John

MD, MASCP

SUNY Distinguished Professor and Peter A. Nickerson, PhD Professor and Chair of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Anatomic Pathology; Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Clinical Pathology; Digital Pathology; Immunopathology; Renal Pathology; Surgical Pathology
Udin, Susan

PhD

Professor of Physiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurobiology
Visser, Michelle

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology Microbiology
Wack, David

PhD

Associate Professor

Wang, Jing

PhD

Teaching Assistant Professor

Weil, Brian

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Stem Cells; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease
Willer, Barry

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Psychiatry
Wohlfert, Elizabeth

Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology; Infectious Disease
Wolfe, Gil

MD, FAAN

Professor and Chairman; Irvin and Rosemary Smith Chair of Neurology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurobiology; Neurology; Neuromuscular Disorders; Neuropathology
Wrabetz, Lawrence

MD

Director, Hunter James Kelly Research Institute; Professor of Neurology and Biochemistry

Specialty/Research Focus: Developmental Neurology; Neurology
Wu, Yun

PhD

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Xia, Jun

PhD

Associate Professor

Xu, Ding

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology
Yacoub, Rabi

MD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Immunology; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Internal Medicine; Nephrology
Yan, Zhen

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction; Neurodegenerative disorders; Pathophysiology
Yao, Rutao

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Nuclear Medicine
Zhang, Aidong

PhD

Professor and Chair of Computer Science And Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics
Zhang, Sarah

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Protein Folding; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Vision science; Ophthalmology; Retina
Zhao, Ruogang

PhD

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular Basis of Disease; Pulmonary Disease
Zivadinov, Robert

MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology; Director, Translational Imaging Center at Clinical Translational Research Center; Director, Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Developmental Neurology; General Neurology; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neuroimaging; Neurology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Parkinson's; Vascular and Interventional Radiology