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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.

Berger, Michael
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Omics
  • Bioinformatics
Betel, Doron
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Bioinformatics
Elemento, Olivier
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Cancer Biology
Gardner, Daniel
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neural Systems
  • Bioinformatics
Hajirasouliha, Iman
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cancer Biology
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
Imielinski, Marcin
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Omics
Khurana, Ekta
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cancer Biology
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
Landau, Dan
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Omics
Leslie, Christina
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Bioinformatics
Mason, Christopher
Associate Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
Mezey, Jason
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cellular Signaling and Regulation
  • Bioinformatics
Pe'er, Dana
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Cancer Biology
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Bioinformatics
Shi, Lei
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Bioinformatics
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Membranes and Membrane Proteins
Tilgner, Hagen
Assistant Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurobiology
  • Neural Systems
  • Omics
  • Bioinformatics
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