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Chairman

Frederick R. Maxfield, Ph.D.

Frederick R. Maxfield, Ph.D.

  • Acting Chairman of Cell and Developmental Biology, Professor and Chairman of Biochemistry
Phone:
646-962-2759
Research Area :
Research Description:
Membrane traffic and cell motility

Weill Cornell Medicine Faculty

Anthony Brown, Ph.D.

Anthony Brown, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Phone:
646-962-2214
Research Description:
WNT signaling in stem cells and cancer
Jingli Cao, Ph.D.

Jingli Cao, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Research Description:
Mechanisms of tissue regeneration
Rohit Chandwani, M.D., Ph.D.

Rohit Chandwani, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Surgery
Phone:
212-746-2127
Research Description:
Epigenetic dependencies in cancer
Todd R. Evans, Ph.D.

Todd R. Evans, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Surgery
Phone:
212-746-9487
Research Description:
Genetic and Epigenetic Regulation of Organogenesis
Domenick J. Falcone, Ph.D.

Domenick J. Falcone, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Phone:
212-746-6491
Research Area :
Research Description:
Vascular Biology and Inflammation
Bishoy M. Faltas, M.D.

Bishoy M. Faltas, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Medicine
Phone:
646-962-2072
Research Description:
Role of APOBEC3 mutagenic enzymes in bladder cancer
Michele Fuortes, Ph.D.

Michele Fuortes, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Phone:
646-962-2145
Research Area :
Research Description:
Neutrophil activation in septic shock
Ding Cheng Gao, Ph.D.

Ding Cheng Gao, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Phone:
212-746-9450
Research Description:
Tumor metastasis and microenvironment
Katherine Hajjar, M.D.

Katherine Hajjar, M.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Pediatrics
Phone:
212-746-2034
Research Area :
Research Description:
Biology of Annexin A2-Mediated Cell Surface Proteolytic System
Yariv J. Houvras, M.D., Ph.D.

Yariv J. Houvras, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Research in Cell and Developmental Biology in Surgery
Phone:
646-962-1607
Research Description:
Genetics of thyroid cancer and melanoma
Vivek Mittal, Ph.D.

Vivek Mittal, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Phone:
212-746-9401
Research Description:
Contribution of bone marrow-derived stem/progenitor cells to cancer
Enrique Rodriguez-Boulan, Ph.D.

Enrique Rodriguez-Boulan, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Ophthalmology
Phone:
212-746-2290
Research Description:
Epithelial and Retinal Cell Biology
Marco Seandel, M.D., Ph.D.

Marco Seandel, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Research in Cell and Developmental Biology in Surgery
Phone:
212-746-3071
Research Description:
Spermatogonial stem cells and congenital disease risk
Heidi Stuhlmann, Ph.D.

Heidi Stuhlmann, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Phone:
212-746-6156
Research Description:
Blood vessels in development and disease
Ching-Hwa Sung, Ph.D.

Ching-Hwa Sung, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell Biology in Ophthalmology
Phone:
212-746-2291
Research Area :
Research Description:
Biology and therapy of retinal degenerative diseases
John A. Wagner, Ph.D.

John A. Wagner, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Neuroscience
Phone:
212-746-6586
Research Area :
Research Description:
Regulation of immune function by neural signaling
Baolin Wang, Ph.D.

Baolin Wang, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology in Genetic Medicine
Phone:
212-746-5357
Research Description:
Hedgehog signaling and primary cilia in development and disease

Staff

Fayola Bellamy

Fayola Bellamy

  • Administrative Coordinator
Phone:
(646) 962-2754
Robert Keenan

Robert Keenan

  • Departmental Assistant
Phone:
(646) 962-2758
Edith Perryman

Edith Perryman

  • Department Administrator
Phone:
(646) 962-2759

External Faculty

Jill Bargonetti, Ph.D.

Jill Bargonetti, Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, WCM;
  • Professor of Cancer Biology, Hunter College, City University of New York
Research Description:
Signal transduction to- and from- oncogenic mutant p53, and MDM2 isoforms in cancer
Luisa Campagnolo, Ph.D.

Luisa Campagnolo, Ph.D.

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, WCM;
  • Assistant Professor of Biomedicine and Prevention, University of Rome Tor Vergata
Research Description:
Molecular mechanisms of embryo development, from implantation to placental development in physiological and pathological conditions
Chitra Dahia, Ph.D.

Chitra Dahia, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Scientist Tissue Engineering Regeneration & Repair Program (HSS); Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, WCM
Research Description:
Spine Development and Regeneration
Lidong Qin, Ph.D.

Lidong Qin, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, WCM;
  • Professor of Nanomedicine, Houston Methodist Research Institute
Research Description:
Translational cancer medicine
Haifa Shen, Ph.D.

Haifa Shen, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, WCM;
  • Professor of Nanomedicine, Houston Methodist Research Institute
Research Description:
Development of Cancer Therapeutics and Targeted Drug Delivery
Michelle D. Wang, Ph.D.

Michelle D. Wang, Ph.D.

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Professor of Physics in Cell and Developmental Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca
Research Description:
Single-molecule biophysics

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