Department of Cell Biology Faculty | NYU Langone Health

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Department of Cell Biology Faculty

Our faculty mentor scientists-in-training and pursue cutting-edge research.

Faculty members in the Department of Cell Biology are also affiliated with various NYU Langone departments and other institutes and programs.

Karim-Jean Armache, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, chromosome biology, developmental genetics, epigenetics, genome integrity and interpretation, RNA biology, and stem cell biology

Joel G. Belasco, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, genome integrity and interpretation, microbial infection and inflammation, and RNA biology

Gira Bhabha, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, cellular dynamics, and microbial infection and inflammation

Steven J. Burden, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics, developmental genetics, and molecular and cellular neurobiology

Ken H. Cadwell, PhD
Research areas: immunology, metabolic signaling, and microbial infection and inflammation

Moses V. Chao, PhD
Research areas: epigenetics, metabolic signaling, molecular and cellular neurobiology, and synaptic plasticity

Damian C. Ekiert, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, cellular dynamics, and microbial infection and inflammation

Robert C. Froemke, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, cellular dynamics, molecular and cellular neurobiology, and synaptic plasticity

E. Jane Albert Hubbard, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics, developmental genetics, genome integrity and interpretation, metabolic signaling, and stem cell biology

Stevan R. Hubbard, PhD
Research areas: biophysics and metabolic signaling

Holger Knaut, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, cellular dynamics, developmental genetics, molecular and cellular neurobiology, and stem cell biology

Juan J. Lafaille, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics and immunology

Dan R. Littman, MD, PhD
Research areas: epigenetics, genome integrity and interpretation, immunology, microbial infection and inflammation, and RNA biology

Jeremy F. Nance, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics, developmental genetics, and stem cell biology

Thomas A. Neubert, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, cellular dynamics, immunology, metabolic signaling, molecular and cellular neurobiology, and synaptic plasticity

Richard P. Novick, MD
Research areas: genome integrity and interpretation, immunology, and microbial infection and inflammation

Daniel B. Rifkin, PhD
Research areas: cancer and stem cell biology

Niels Ringstad, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics, developmental genetics, metabolic signaling, molecular and cellular neurobiology, and synaptic plasticity

Hyung Don Ryoo, PhD
Research areas: developmental genetics and molecular and cellular neurobiology

Susan R. Schwab, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics and immunology

Edward Y. Skolnik, MD
Research areas: immunology and metabolic signaling

Susan L. Smith, PhD
Research areas: chromosome biology, epigenetics, genome integrity and interpretation, and stem cell biology

David L. Stokes, PhD
Research areas: biophysics and cellular dynamics

Jesus Torres Vazquez, PhD
Research areas: cellular dynamics and developmental genetics

Jessica E. Treisman, PhD
Research areas: developmental genetics, epigenetics, genome integrity and interpretation, metabolic signaling, and molecular and cellular neurobiology

Da-Neng Wang, PhD
Research areas: biophysics, metabolic signaling, and molecular and cellular neurobiology

Elaine L. Wilson, PhD
Research areas: stem cell biology and cancer