Primary Faculty

Leadership

Primary Faculty

  • Allen Bale

    Professor of Genetics; Director, DNA Diagnostic Lab

    Research Interests
    Congenital Abnormalities; DNA; Fanconi Syndrome; Genetics; Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities; Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia; Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary; Skin Neoplasms
  • Kaya Bilguvar

    Assistant Professor of Genetics; Associate Director, Yale Center for Genome Analysis

    Research Interests
    Cerebrovascular Disorders; Migraine Disorders; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Malformations of Cortical Development
  • Sidi Chen

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests
    Biomedical Engineering; Cell Transformation, Neoplastic; Genetics; Immunity; Immunotherapy; Neoplasm Metastasis; Stem Cells; Immunotherapy, Adoptive; Genomics; Systems Biology; Metabolomics; Bioengineering; Synthetic Biology; CRISPR-Cas Systems
  • Lynn Cooley

    Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; C. N. H. Long Professor of Genetics and Professor of Cell Biology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; Dean, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Research Interests
    Biology; Cell Biology; Drosophila; Genetics; Actin Cytoskeleton; Molecular Biology; Oogenesis
  • Daniel DiMaio

    Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Genetics and Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and of Therapeutic Radiology; Deputy Director, Yale Cancer Center

    Research Interests
    DNA Virus Infections; Membrane Lipids; Neoplasms; Peptides; Proteins; Tumor Virus Infections; Virus Diseases; Polyomaviridae; Papillomaviridae
  • Valentina Greco

    Carolyn Walch Slayman Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Cell Biology; Dermatology; Genetics; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Regeneration; Stem Cells; Stem Cell Niche
  • Marc Hammarlund

    Associate Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience; Director of Graduate Studies, Genetics

    Research Interests
    Axons; Cell Biology; Nerve Regeneration; Gene Expression; Caenorhabditis elegans
  • Arthur Horwich

    Sterling Professor of Genetics and Professor of Pediatrics; Investigator HHMI

    Research Interests
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; Genetics; Motor Neurons; Neurosciences; Pediatrics; Superoxide Dismutase; Protein Folding; Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Bluma Lesch

    Assistant Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Fertility; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Gene Expression Regulation; Germ Cells; Infertility; Paternal Age; Reproduction; Evolution, Molecular; Heredity; Chromatin Assembly and Disassembly; DNA Packaging; Mice; Cellular Reprogramming
  • Janghoo Lim

    Associate Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience; Member, Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)

    Research Interests
    Mental Disorders; Developmental Disabilities; Neuromuscular Diseases; Motor Neuron Disease; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Spinocerebellar Ataxias
  • Jun Lu

    Associate Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Cell Differentiation; Hematologic Diseases; Hematopoiesis; Neoplasms; Cell Lineage
  • Mandar Deepak Muzumdar

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests
    Adaptation, Biological; Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung; Obesity; Oncogenes; Precancerous Conditions; Genes, Tumor Suppressor; MAP Kinase Signaling System; Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal; Animals, Genetically Modified; Cell Proliferation
  • James Noonan

    Associate Professor of Genetics and of Neuroscience; Member, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience

    Research Interests
    Biological Evolution; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Genetics; Genomics; Epigenomics; Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • In-Hyun Park

    Associate Professor of Genetics and Associate Professor in the Child Study Center; Yale Stem Cell Center

    Research Interests
    Cells; Central Nervous System Diseases; Nervous System; Stem Cells; Pluripotent Stem Cells; Embryonic Stem Cells; Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells; Neural Stem Cells; Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Curt Scharfe

    Associate Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Biotechnology; Cystic Fibrosis; DNA; DNA Virus Infections; Heart Defects, Congenital; Infant, Newborn, Diseases; Metabolism, Inborn Errors; Prenatal Diagnosis; Genomics; Molecular Diagnostic Techniques; Mitochondrial Diseases; Proteomics; Microarray Analysis; High-Throughput Nucleotide Sequencing
  • Zhaoxia Sun

    Associate Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Genetics; Kidney; Polycystic Kidney Diseases; Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities; Zebrafish
  • Sherman Weissman

    Sterling Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Genetics; Globins; Histocompatibility; Lymphocytes; Stem Cells; Transcription Factors; Chromosome Structures
  • Andrew Xiao

    Associate Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Chromatin; DNA Damage; Genetics; Histones; Neural Crest; Stem Cells; Cellular Reprogramming

Adjunct Faculty

Research Scientists