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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.

Thompson, Craig
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
Tiase, Victoria
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Tilgner, Hagen
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurobiology
  • Neural Systems
  • Omics
  • Bioinformatics
Tobin, Jonathan
Torzilli, Peter
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Mechanobiology
  • Systems Physiology
Toth, Miklos
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neuropharmacology and Neuronal Signaling
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Neurodegeneration
Tsou, M. Bryan
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
  • Cell Cycle
Turchioe, Meghan
Instructor
Program of Study:
Tyler, Jessica
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cell Cycle
  • Chromosome Structure and Function
  • DNA Repair/Replication
Unruh, Mark
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Van den Brink, Marcel
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Lymphocyte Biology
  • Microbiome
  • Tumor Immunology
Vardhana, Santosha
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Lymphocyte Biology
  • Tumor Immunology
Vartanian, Timothy
Vaughan, Roger
Professor
Ventura, Andrea
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • RNA Processing
Vest, Joshua
Adjunct Assistant
Program of Study:
Victor, Jonathan
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neural Systems
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
Vierbuchen, Thomas
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cell Differentiation
  • Stem Cells
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
Volpe, Bruce
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neural Networks
Wagner, John
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurobiology
Wang, Yi
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Imaging
  • Systems Physiology
  • Neural Systems
Wang, Fei
Wang, Baolin
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
  • Cancer Biology
Weinstein, Alan
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Systems Physiology
Weinstein, Harel
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Membranes and Membrane Proteins
  • Molecular and Structural Biophysics
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
Wells, Martin
Wendel, Hans-Guido
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
White, Richard
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
Whitehouse, Iestyn
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Chromosome Structure and Function
  • Transcription
Wilkin, Timothy
Associate Professor
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