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.

Beal, M. Flint
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Burre, Jacqueline
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Eliezer, David
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Molecular and Structural Biophysics
Gibson, Gary
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Li, Yueming
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Chemical Biology
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Cancer Pharmacology
Manfredi, Giovanni
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Maxfield, Frederick
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Membranes and Membrane Proteins
  • Neurodegeneration
Orr, Anna
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Ratan, Rajiv
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Sagdullaev, Botir
Associate Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Sharma, Manu
Assistant Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
Sung, Ching-Hwa
Professor
Research Topics:
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Cellular Trafficking
  • Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction
Toth, Miklos
Professor
Program of Study:
Research Topics:
  • Neuropharmacology and Neuronal Signaling
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Neurodegeneration
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