Faculty

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. Many of our faculty are members of our two affiliated Tri-Institutional Programs: Computational Biology & Medicine and Chemical Biology.

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.

Rafii, Shahin
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Stem Cells
  • Systems Physiology
  • Vascular Biology
Rajadhyaksha, Anjali
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurobiology
Ratan, Rajiv
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Reed, David
Instructor
Reidenberg, Marcus
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Clinical Pharmacology
Remus, Dirk
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • DNA Repair/Replication
Resh, Marilyn
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cellular Trafficking
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Membranes and Membrane Proteins
Rhee, Kyu
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Innate Immunity
  • Microbial Pathogenesis
Rickman, David
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
Rifkind, Arleen
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Drug Metabolism
  • Molecular Toxicology
Robbins, Laura
Rodriguez-Boulan, Enrique
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurodevelopment
  • Cell Differentiation
Rogatsky, Inez
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Autoimmunity
  • Transcription
Rosen, Neal
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
  • Cancer Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery and Development
Ross, M. Elizabeth
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodevelopment
RoyChoudhury, Arindam
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Rudensky, Alexander
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Autoimmunity
  • Lymphocyte Biology
Rudin, Charles
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
  • Cancer Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Molecular Pharmacology
Ryan, Timothy
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurobiology
  • Cellular Trafficking
  • Molecular and Structural Biophysics
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