Full-Time Faculty

Accavitti-Loper, Mary Ann, Ph.D.


Bullard, Daniel C., Ph.D.

Regulation of inflammatory responses

Carroll, Andrew J., Ph.D.

Cancer cytogenetics; chromosome polymorphisms; clinical cytogenetics

Cartner, Samuel C., Ph.D.


Crossman, David Ph.D.


Crowley, Michael, Ph.D.


Descartes, Maria, M.D.

Clinical Genetics, Dysmorphology, Inherited Disorders of Metabolism

Dybvig, Kevin F., Ph.D.

Molecular biology and genetics of microplasma diseases

Edmonds, Mick, Ph.D., 

Cancer Genetics

Gerrity, Lauretta W., D.V.M.

Mammalian development and animal models

Hartman, John, M.D.

Yeast phenomic analysis for modeling genetic networks that buffer disease 

Dr. Hartman's lab is focused on yeast phenomic models of disease to reveal gene interaction networks that inform precision medicine.
Learn more about John Harmtan's research >>

Hurst, Anna Chesson Edens, M.D.

Clinical Genetics, Dysmorphology and Undiagnosed Disease Program

Jiao, Kai, M.D., Ph.D.

TGF-beta/BMP signaling during cardiogenesis

Juliana, M. Margaret, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Veterinary oncologic pathology and animal models of human cancer

Kesterson, Robert A., Ph.D.

Hypothalamic control of feeding behavior

Korf, Bruce R., M.D., Ph.D.

Neurofibromatosis type 1

Liu, Runhua, Ph.D.

Molecular Genetics

Lose, Edward J., M.D.

Clinical genetics; dysmorphology

Messiaen, Ludwine, Ph.D.

Molecular genetics testing in hereditary disorders

Mikhail, Fady, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical cytogenetics; cancer cytogenetics; FISH; array CGH

Mitra, Kasturi, Ph.D.

Mitochondrial structure-function

Dr. Mitra's lab is focused on exploring the significance of mitochondrial structural change in health and disease.
Learn more about Dr. Mitra's research >> 

Robin, Nathaniel H., M.D.

Ethical issues in genetic testing and genetic research; understanding the phenotypic consequence of genetics alterations

Rutledge, S. Lane, M.D.

Inherited disorders of metabolism; neurofibromatosis; neurogenetics

Schoeb, Trenton R., D.V.M., Ph.D.

Pathology and phenotyping of mutant mice; gnotobiotic mouse models of chronic inflammatory diseases

Sharer, Jon Daniel, Ph.D.

Biochemical Genetics

Simmons, Warren, Ph.D.


Singh, Keshav, Ph.D.

Cancer genetics

Wang, Lizhong, Ph.D.

Molecular genetics


Adjunct Faculty

Absher, Devin M., Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor

Cooper, Gregory, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor

Cooper, Sara, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor

Lamb, Neil E., Ph.D.

Adjunct Associate Professor

Levy, Shawn, Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Myers, Richard M., Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor


Emeritus Faculty

Finley, Wayne H., M.D., Ph.D.

Human chromosome aberrations and their detection