Faculty Mentoring Undergraduates

Annual Research Fair

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Architecture

Crisman, Phoebe

architectural theory, urbanism and sustainability

Canfora, Anselmo

reCOVER / Design Thinking

Cleckley, Elgin

Design Thinking / Empathic Design

El Khafif, Mona

The interdisciplinary aspects of urban regeneration strategies, place making, and urban ecologies.

Klotz, Leidy

Merging design and behavioral science for a more sustainable and resilient built environment.

Mark, Earl

refugee housing/fabric architecture

Reilly, Lisa

The history and digital analysis of Norman architecture in England, France and Italy.

Biochemistry

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Shin, Jung-Bum

Auditory Neurobiology

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Smith, Jeffrey

Transcriptional Silencing and Aging in Yeast

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Zunder, Eli

Stem Cell Behavior

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Bioinformatics and Genomics

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Ratan, Aakrosh

Genomics, Molecular Evolution, Algorithm Design and Analysis

Sheffield, Nathan

Computational regulatory genomics

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Zunder, Eli

Stem Cell Behavior

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Biology

Adler, Paul

Planar signaling, polarity and morphogenesis.

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Biomedical Engineering

Civelek, Mete

Systems Genetics Approaches to Understand Cardiometabolic Traits

Epstein, Frederick

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Coronary Heart Disease; Myocardial Function; Myocardial Perfusion

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Weller, Daniel

Signal and Imaging Processing, Advanced Medical Imaging, Signal Estimation and Reconstruction

Williams, Mark

Design, Development and Optimization of Medical Imaging Technologies

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

Sheffield, Nathan

Computational regulatory genomics

Kundu, Bijoy

Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Remodeling of Myocardial Glucose Metabolism in Pressure Overload Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Hu, Song

Photoacoustic imaging, light microscopy, neuroscience, microvascular biology

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Biophysics

DuBay, Kateri

The design of self-assembling nanomaterials

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Williams, Mark

Design, Development and Optimization of Medical Imaging Technologies

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

Patel, Manoj

Modulation of sodium channel gating by beta subunits and novel sodium channel blockers; Synaptic transmission in dorsal horn neurons

Kundu, Bijoy

Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Remodeling of Myocardial Glucose Metabolism in Pressure Overload Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Biotechnology

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

DeSimone, Douglas

Cell Adhesion and Adhesion-Dependent Cell Signaling in Vertebrate Morphogenesis

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Shin, Jung-Bum

Auditory Neurobiology

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

Kundu, Bijoy

Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Remodeling of Myocardial Glucose Metabolism in Pressure Overload Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Zunder, Eli

Stem Cell Behavior

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Cancer Biology

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Erickson, Loren

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of B lymphocyte function; Genetic susceptibility in systemic lupus erythematosus; Immunotherapeutics in the treatment of B cell disorders

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Lazo, John

The mechanism of action of small molecules and the fundamental biological role of protein tyrosine phosphatases

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Ratan, Aakrosh

Genomics, Molecular Evolution, Algorithm Design and Analysis

Sheffield, Nathan

Computational regulatory genomics

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Hu, Song

Photoacoustic imaging, light microscopy, neuroscience, microvascular biology

Zunder, Eli

Stem Cell Behavior

Lazzara, Matt

Cellular Engineering

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Cardiovascular Biology

Civelek, Mete

Systems Genetics Approaches to Understand Cardiometabolic Traits

Epstein, Frederick

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Coronary Heart Disease; Myocardial Function; Myocardial Perfusion

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Sonkusare, Swapnil

Microcirculation, vascular ion channels, calcium signaling mechanisms, endothelial cells, hypertension

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Hu, Song

Photoacoustic imaging, light microscopy, neuroscience, microvascular biology

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Cell and Developmental Biology

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

Agaisse, Herve

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Adler, Paul

Planar signaling, polarity and morphogenesis.

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

DeSimone, Douglas

Cell Adhesion and Adhesion-Dependent Cell Signaling in Vertebrate Morphogenesis

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Shin, Jung-Bum

Auditory Neurobiology

Winckler, Bettina

Endosomal function and dysfunction in neurons

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Lazzara, Matt

Cellular Engineering

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Chemical Engineering

Geise, Geoff

Macromolecular engineering for separations and clean energy, water purification, membrane design, ion and water transport, polymer science

Chemistry

DuBay, Kateri

The design of self-assembling nanomaterials

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Lehmann, Kevin

Ultrasensitive Spectroscopy

Pu, Lin

Multi-disciplinary research programs involving organic synthesis, polymer chemistry, dendrimers, organometalic chemistry, asymmetric catalysis, and molecular recognition

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Ting Yan

I work on elucidating the function of specific proteins or assemblies inside bacteria using super-resolution microscope.

Zhang, Sen

Well-defined nanostructured materials with controls at atomic levels for highly efficient energy conversion and chemical transformation.

Cognitive Science

Computational Biology

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Sheffield, Nathan

Computational regulatory genomics

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Computer Science

Worthy Martin

Paid Opportunity- Computer Science; Join in a project investigating changes in the language used to define speech within First Amendment law in the 20th century.

Economics

Chou, Eileen

organizational, social, and psychological forces that shape individual and group behavior in organizational settings

Sukhtankar, Sandip

Development Economics, Political Economy, Applied Microeconomics

Education

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Holmes, Archie

Optoelectronics

Ruiz, Luis

Body area sensor networks

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Gupta, Mool

Photovoltaics, Photonics

Alemzadeh, Homa

Data science and its application to studying the resilience of cyber-physical systems.

Environmental Sciences

Reidenbach, Matthew

Environmental fluid dynamics; Transport and mixing in estuaries and coral reefs; Biomechanics of marine organisms; Coastal ecosystem resilience and shoreline protection

Garstang, Michael

Convective storms

Epigenetics

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Scott, Michael

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Smith, Jeffrey

Transcriptional Silencing and Aging in Yeast

Sheffield, Nathan

Computational regulatory genomics

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Experimental Pathology

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Genetics

Agaisse, Herve

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Adler, Paul

Planar signaling, polarity and morphogenesis.

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Civelek, Mete

Systems Genetics Approaches to Understand Cardiometabolic Traits

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Ratan, Aakrosh

Genomics, Molecular Evolution, Algorithm Design and Analysis

Smith, Jeffrey

Transcriptional Silencing and Aging in Yeast

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Marie, Chelsea

Human intestinal parasitology

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

History

Worthy Martin

Paid Opportunity- Computer Science; Join in a project investigating changes in the language used to define speech within First Amendment law in the 20th century.

Immunology

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Erickson, Loren

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of B lymphocyte function; Genetic susceptibility in systemic lupus erythematosus; Immunotherapeutics in the treatment of B cell disorders

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Woodfolk, Judith

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of allergic disease in humans.

Marie, Chelsea

Human intestinal parasitology

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Infectious Diseases/Biodefense

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Agaisse, Herve

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Kinesiology

Malin, Steven

Pathophysiology and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Chelliah, Harsha

Combustion

Xu, Baoxing

Mechanics in extreme manufacturing; Mechanics of nano/energy materials; Multifunctional material and flexible device design; Multiscale computation and modeling.

Esfarjani, Keivan

Solid-state energy conversion in thermoelectric and thermionic devices, phase-change materials for heat storage, and the problem of near-field radiation.

Reidenbach, Matthew

Environmental fluid dynamics; Transport and mixing in estuaries and coral reefs; Biomechanics of marine organisms; Coastal ecosystem resilience and shoreline protection

Media Studies

Lana Swartz

Most of my research is about money and other communication technologies.

Worthy Martin

Paid Opportunity- Computer Science; Join in a project investigating changes in the language used to define speech within First Amendment law in the 20th century.

Metabolism

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Civelek, Mete

Systems Genetics Approaches to Understand Cardiometabolic Traits

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Scott, Michael

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Smith, Jeffrey

Transcriptional Silencing and Aging in Yeast

Kundu, Bijoy

Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Remodeling of Myocardial Glucose Metabolism in Pressure Overload Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Hu, Song

Photoacoustic imaging, light microscopy, neuroscience, microvascular biology

Fu, Zhuo

Nutrition and diabetes

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Microbiology

Agaisse, Herve

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Erickson, Loren

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of B lymphocyte function; Genetic susceptibility in systemic lupus erythematosus; Immunotherapeutics in the treatment of B cell disorders

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Woodfolk, Judith

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of allergic disease in humans.

Tebit, Denis

HIV diversity, evolution, fitness, drug resistance and disease progression

Brown, Michael

NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation

Molecular Biology

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

Agaisse, Herve

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

Bender, Timothy

Regulation of gene expression during lymphocyte development

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Gahlmann, Andreas

Bacterial cell biology at the molecular level

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Shin, Jung-Bum

Auditory Neurobiology

Woodfolk, Judith

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of allergic disease in humans.

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Smith, Jeffrey

Transcriptional Silencing and Aging in Yeast

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Molecular Pharmacology

Hockensmith, Joel

Novel antiprotozoan and anticancer compounds from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Kinsey, Gilbert

Acute Kidney Injury, Regulatory T Cells, Innate Immune Response

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Lazo, John

The mechanism of action of small molecules and the fundamental biological role of protein tyrosine phosphatases

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Scott, Michael

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Schulman, Ira

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Sharlow, Elizabeth

Exploiting chemical biology approaches to understand signaling pathways that are critical for parasite, neuronal and tumor cell viability

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Patel, Manoj

Modulation of sodium channel gating by beta subunits and novel sodium channel blockers; Synaptic transmission in dorsal horn neurons

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Neuroimmunology

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Munson, Jennifer

Engineering cell culture models to study the tumor microenvironment in the brain. Development of non-invasive in vivo imaging and drug delivery systems for cancers. Screening of compounds against cancer in engineered 3D cell culture models. Particular e

Neuroscience

Coan, James

Neuroscience of Emotional Expression and Individual Emotion-Regulation Capabilities

Ewald, Sarah

Innate immunity, chronic disease, host-parasite interactions

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Grainger, Robert

Molecular embryology--gene regulation in cells committed to specific developmental lineages

Meliza, C.

Neural Mechanisms of Pattern Learning and Recognition in the Auditory System

Morris, James

Social perception and cognition; Social Neuroscience; Human Neuroscience

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Scott, Michael

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Williams, Cedric

Studies of various aspects of learning, memory, olfactory discrimination and explosive detection. We develop computer driven learning programs that produce optimal olfactory discrimination and detection learning in rodents.

Shin, Jung-Bum

Auditory Neurobiology

Stone, James

Traumatic Brain Injury

Winckler, Bettina

Endosomal function and dysfunction in neurons

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Kapur, Jaideep

Pathophysiology of Status Epilepticus; Plasticity of GABAergic Synaptic Transmission

Patel, Manoj

Modulation of sodium channel gating by beta subunits and novel sodium channel blockers; Synaptic transmission in dorsal horn neurons

Gerling, Greg

Haptics, Human Factors/ergonomics, Quantitative Modeling, and Human-machine Interaction.

Grossmann, Tobias

Brain processes that underpin social interaction and cognition during infancy

Ferris, Heather

The Role of Diabetes in Cognitive Decline

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Nursing

Mitchell, Emma

Cervical cancer screening and HPV testing in underrepresented populations.

DeGuzman, Pamela

Neighborhood built and social environment effects on health disparities

Pathology

Physiology

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Guilford, William

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement

Patel, Manoj

Modulation of sodium channel gating by beta subunits and novel sodium channel blockers; Synaptic transmission in dorsal horn neurons

O’Rourke, Eyleen

Obesity and Aging

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Malin, Steven

Pathophysiology and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

Politics

Potter, Rachel

American political institutions, with a focus on the bureaucracy and rulemaking

Savage, James

Comparative budgetary, fiscal, and macroeconomic policy, with an emphasis on the United States, the European Union, Iraq, and Japan

Psychology

Allen, Joseph

Adolescent Social Development

Boker, Steven

Dynamical Systems Analysis of Behavioral Data; Interpersonal Coordination; Postural Control

Clore, Gerald

The effects of emotional experience on cognitive performance and behavior, including the role of emotion in art and other aesthetic experiences.

Coan, James

Neuroscience of Emotional Expression and Individual Emotion-Regulation Capabilities

Converse, Benjamin

goal pursuit and motivation; social judgment; behavioral decision making; cooperation and competition

Hurd, Noelle

Promoting Healthy Adolescent Development

Kubovy, Michael

Auditory, visual, and cross-modal perception, psychology of art, the structure of lives, and the philosophy of mind.

Loncke, Filip

Communication through non-standard modalities

Meliza, C.

Neural Mechanisms of Pattern Learning and Recognition in the Auditory System

Morris, James

Social perception and cognition; Social Neuroscience; Human Neuroscience

Nosek, Brian

Implicit cognition, open science, open source software development, reproducibility

Oishi, Shigehiro

Culture, social ecology, and well-being.

Reppucci, Nicholas

Children, families and the law

Salthouse, Timothy

Cognitive Aging

Schmidt, Karen

Measurement of cognitive performance, self-reported health, and personality within and item response theory framework.

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Spellman, Barbara

Reasoning and decision making

Trawalter, Sophie

Psychological phenomena related to diversity

Vaish, Amrisha

The ontogenetic emergence of the moral emotions, cognitions, and behaviors that make children successful cooperators

Williams, Cedric

Studies of various aspects of learning, memory, olfactory discrimination and explosive detection. We develop computer driven learning programs that produce optimal olfactory discrimination and detection learning in rodents.

Wilson, Melvin

Clinical, Community, Developmental

Wilson, Timothy

Affective forecasting, self-knowledge, social cognition, self-reflection, social psychological interventions

Chou, Eileen

organizational, social, and psychological forces that shape individual and group behavior in organizational settings

Grossmann, Tobias

Brain processes that underpin social interaction and cognition during infancy

Emery, Robert

Children, Families and the Law

Public Policy

Converse, Benjamin

goal pursuit and motivation; social judgment; behavioral decision making; cooperation and competition

DeGuzman, Pamela

Neighborhood built and social environment effects on health disparities

Religious Studies

Portmann, John

Moral psychology and moral history; cultural studies; Roman Catholic history and theology; sexual ethics; and psychoanalysis.

Maki, Ariana

Tibetan Studies

Sociology

Tripodi, Francesca

RESEARCHING UNIVERSITY SOCIAL CULTURE - An explorative study of how students navigate sexuality, friendships, and relationships while in college.

Statistics

Kafadar, Karen

Applications of statistics in forensic science

Structural Biology

Systems and Information Engineering

Gerling, Greg

Haptics, Human Factors/ergonomics, Quantitative Modeling, and Human-machine Interaction.

Alemzadeh, Homa

Data science and its application to studying the resilience of cyber-physical systems.

Translational Science

Abounader, Roger

Basic and translational brain tumor research

Bhatnagar, Sanchita

Epigenetic Silencing Mechanisms-Implications in Breast Cancer and Rett Syndrome

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Erickson, Loren

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of B lymphocyte function; Genetic susceptibility in systemic lupus erythematosus; Immunotherapeutics in the treatment of B cell disorders

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Laurie, Gordon

Role of Prosecretory Mitogen 'Lacritin' in Epithelial Homeostasis, Secretion and Innate Defense

Lynch, Kevin

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Peirce-Cottler, Shayn

Tissue Engineering and Regeneration, Computational Systems Biology, Vascular Growth and Remodeling, Stem Cell Therapies

Williams, Mark

Design, Development and Optimization of Medical Imaging Technologies

Woodfolk, Judith

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of allergic disease in humans.

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Bushweller, John

Structural and Functional Basis for Oncogenesis; Targeted Drug Development; Structural Studies of Membrane Proteins

Kapur, Jaideep

Pathophysiology of Status Epilepticus; Plasticity of GABAergic Synaptic Transmission

Patel, Manoj

Modulation of sodium channel gating by beta subunits and novel sodium channel blockers; Synaptic transmission in dorsal horn neurons

Caliari, Steven

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Hu, Song

Photoacoustic imaging, light microscopy, neuroscience, microvascular biology

Li, Hui

Gene regulation in cancer, RNA processing; Epigenetic modification; Stem cell and development

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Harris, Thurl

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Stukenberg, P. Todd

Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in Mitosis and generation of Chromosomal Instability in tumors

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics