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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
    • Lymphocytes
    • 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

Adjunct Faculty

Research Scientists