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Systems & Computational Biomedicine PhD Training Program Systems & Computational Biomedicine PhD Training Program Mentoring Faculty

Systems & Computational Biomedicine PhD Training Program Mentoring Faculty

The mentoring faculty of the Systems and Computational Biomedicine PhD Training Program at NYU School of Medicine represent a wide range of backgrounds and research interests. Search a list of all mentoring faculty

Iannis Aifantis, PhD
Professor of Pathology and Chair, Department of Pathology
Research interests: hematopoietic stem cell differentiation, leukemia, ubiquitin ligases, epigenetic regulation, noncoding RNA

Yindalon Aphinyanaphongs, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Population Health and Medicine
Research interests: biomedical informatics

Martin Blaser, MD
The Muriel G. and George W. Singer Professor of Translational Medicine, Department of Medicine; Professor, Department of Microbiology
Research interests: bacteria of the human microbiome

Jef Boeke, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: mechanisms of transposition in higher cells

Richard Bonneau, PhD
Professor, NYU Departments of Biology and Computer Science
Research interests: network inference from functional genomics data, predicting and modeling protein structure

Stuart Brown, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology
Research interests: bioinformatics

Timothy Cardozo, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: molecular design, informatics, drug discovery, HIV vaccine

Jane Carlton, PhD
Professor, NYU Department of Biology
Research interests: genomics, bioinformatics, computational biology, molecular evolution, genetics, infectious diseases, malaria, trichomonads, sexually transmitted diseases

David Fenyö, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: bioinformatics, proteomics, mass spectrometry

David Gresham, PhD
Associate Professor, NYU Department of Biology

Eva Hernando-Monge, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
Vice Chair for Science
Research interests: mechanisms of progression and metastasis, epigenetic alterations including microRNA and chromatin modifiers, using melanoma as tumor model

Liam Holt, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: synthetic biology, evolution, cancer, cell division, stem cell programming, systems biology

Kasthuri Kannan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology 
Research interests: genomics and computational biology

Alec Kimmelman, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Tomas Kirchhoff, PhD
Associate Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine
Research interests: identification of inherited genetic basis of cancer risk, outcome, and therapy response

Ruth Lehmann, PhD
The Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Professor of Cell Biology and Chair, Department of Cell Biology
Research interests: biology of germ cells

Doug Levine, MD
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Timothee Lionnet, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology
Research interests: epigenetics, transcription, microscopy, super resolution, cancer, stem cell reprogramming, nuclear organization, systems biology

Dan Littman, MD, PhD
The Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Professor of Molecular Immunology, Department of Pathology; Professor, Department of Microbiology
Research interests: T-cell development, mechanisms of inflammation, AIDS pathogenesis

Mengling Liu, PhD
Associate Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine
Research interests: semiparametric modeling and inference for survival data, joint analysis with longitudinal data, statistical genetics, statistical modeling in epidemiology studies and other types of risk-set sampling studies

Matthew Maurano, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Research interests: genomics of gene expression and genetics of human disease

Bhubaneswar Mishra, PhD
Professor, Department of Cell Biology and NYU Department of Computer Science
Research interests: genomics, cancer biology, game theory, internet

Benjamin Neel, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Medicine
Research interests: signal transduction in normal and cancer cells, functional genomics, breast and ovarian cancer

Marcus Noyes, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: study of functional potential of common systems protein domains, producing protein domains with novel functions for therapeutic applications

Danny Reinberg, PhD
The Terry and Mel Karmazin Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: epigenetics, transcription, chromatin, noncoding RNA, ants, stem cells

Eli Rothenberg, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: single-molecule studies of DNA damage signaling and repair pathways

Kelly Ruggles, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Research interests: bioinformatics, proteomics, functional genomics

Rahul Satija, DPhil
Assistant Professor, NYU Department of Biology
Research interests: single-cell genomics, transcriptional regulation, computational biology

Jane Skok, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathology
Research interests: nuclear organization of immunoglobulin genes

Aristotelis Tsirigos, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
Research interests: computational genomics 

Beatrix Ueberheide, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: proteomics

Christine Vogel, PhD
Professor, NYU Department of Biology
Research interests: eukaryotic expression regulation under stress (proteomics, transcriptomics, translatomics)

Itai Yanai, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Research interests: single-cell gene expression analyses of embryonic development, cancer evolution, and bacterial infection

Hua Zhong, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine
Research interests: network-based biosignature development