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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.

Schultz, Nikolaus
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Omics
Seandel, Marco
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Stem Cells
  • Vascular Biology
Shen, Wen
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Tumor Immunology
  • Chromosome Structure and Function
Solit, David
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Omics
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
Tammela, Tuomas
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Omics
Ventura, Andrea
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • RNA Processing
Wang, Baolin
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
  • Cancer Biology
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
Xavier, Joao
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Microbial Pathogenesis
  • Cancer Biology
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
Zhou, Pengbo
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Ubiquitin Pathway
  • Cancer Biology
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