Graduate School of Medical Sciences

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Weill Cornell Graduate School appoints faculty to each of the degree programs. Our PhD faculty also hold Weill Cornell Medical College appointments or an appointment with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. WCGS has appointed over 300 exceptional professors to the faculty. Our faculty continue to engage in cutting-edge research and work alongside our students, mentoring and directing their education.

Faculty Honors

Graduate School faculty are leaders in their respective fields. Many of our faculty receive prestigious honors and awards for their teaching and research.

Faculty Stories

The WCGS faculty experience is unique and rewarding. Faculty share their thoughts about being part of the vibrant WCGS community.

Zallen, Jennifer
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Development
Zhang, Yiye
Assistant Professor
Zhao, Yize
Assistant Professor
Zhao, Xiaolan
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Protein Modifications
  • Chromatin Structure
  • DNA Damage Response
  • Genome Replication and Maintenance
Zhong, Jian
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Disease Modeling
  • Neural Development
  • Neural Networks
  • Neural Plasticity
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Signaling
Zhou, Xi Kathy
Associate Professor
Zhu, Yuan-Shan

Weill Cornell Medicine
Graduate School of Medical Sciences
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