Secondary Faculty

  • Susan Baserga

    Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, of Genetics and of Therapeutic Radiology

    Research Interests
    Organelle Biogenesis; Genetics; Molecular Biology; Ribonucleoproteins; Radiation Oncology; RNA Helicases; Genes, rRNA
  • Keith Choate

    Professor of Dermatology, Pathology, and Genetics; Director of Research, Dermatology

    Research Interests
    Cell Biology; Genetics, Medical; Musculoskeletal Diseases; Human Genome Project; Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Chris Cotsapas

    Associate Professor of Neurology; Associate Professor of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Arthritis, Rheumatoid; Autoimmune Diseases; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Genetics; Genetics, Medical; Genetics, Population; Graves Disease; Immune System Diseases; Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic; Multiple Sclerosis; Thyroiditis, Autoimmune; Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Human Genome Project; Computational Biology; Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System; Demyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS; Genomics; Genetic Research; Systems Biology
  • Patrick Gallagher

    Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology), of Genetics and of Pathology; Director, Yale Center for Blood Disorders

    Research Interests
    Anemia, Sickle Cell; Elliptocytosis, Hereditary; Erythropoiesis; Genetics; Information Science; Neonatology; Pathology; Pediatrics; Spherocytosis, Hereditary; Hydrops Fetalis; Genomics; Diseases; Health Care
  • Joel Gelernter

    Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Genetics and of Neuroscience; Director, Division of Human Genetics (Psychiatry)

    Research Interests
    Affective Disorders, Psychotic; Alcoholism; Anxiety Disorders; China; Genetics; Genetics, Population; Israel; Polymorphism, Genetic; Psychiatry; Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic; Thailand; Global Health; Substance-Related Disorders
  • Peter M. Glazer

    Robert E. Hunter Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and Professor of Genetics; Chair, Department of Therapeutic Radiology

    Research Interests
    DNA Repair; Genetics; Radiation; Mutagenesis; Gene Targeting; Radiation Oncology; Recombinational DNA Repair
  • Daniel Greif

    Associate Professor Term

    Research Interests
    Aorta; Aortic Stenosis, Subvalvular; Cardiology; Cerebral Hemorrhage; Hypertension, Pulmonary; Pulmonary Fibrosis; Vascular Diseases; Developmental Biology; Atherosclerosis; Myofibroblasts
  • Jeffrey R Gruen

    Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology) and of Genetics; Faculty, Investigative Medicine Program, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Research Interests
    Dyslexia; Genetics; Language; Language Development Disorders; Learning Disorders; Investigative Techniques; Neonatology; Pediatrics
  • Murat Gunel

    Nixdorff-German Professor of Neurosurgery and Professor of Genetics and of Neuroscience; Chair, Department of Neurosurgery; Chief, Neurosurgery, Yale New Haven Health System; Chair, Perioperative Executive Leadership Committee; Director, Residency Program; Member, National Academy of Medicine; Co-Director, Yale Program on Neurogenetics

    Research Interests
    Aneurysm; Brain; Genetics; Molecular Biology; Neurobiology; Neurosurgery; Hemangioma, Cavernous, Central Nervous System
  • Mustafa Khokha

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care) and of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Embryo, Nonmammalian; Germ Layers; Notochord; Organizers, Embryonic; Neural Plate
  • Haifan Lin

    Eugene Higgins Professor of Cell Biology, and Professor of Genetics and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Yale Stem Cell Center

    Research Interests
    Cell Biology; Genetics; Gynecology; RNA Processing, Post-Transcriptional; Stem Cells; Embryonic Stem Cells; Argonaute Proteins
  • Arya Mani

    Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and of Genetics; Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Program; Director, Cardiovascular Module

    Research Interests
    Cardiology; Genetics; Heart; Heart Defects, Congenital
  • Michael Nitabach

    Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, of Genetics and of Neuroscience

    Research Interests
    Behavior, Animal; Decision Making; Genetics; Ion Channels; Neuropeptides; Neurophysiology; Neurotoxins; Physiology
  • Nenad Sestan

    Harvey and Kate Cushing Professor of Neuroscience, and Professor of Comparative Medicine, of Genetics and of Psychiatry; Executive Director, Genome Editing Center

  • Stefan Somlo

    C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Genetics; Chief, Section of Nephrology

    Research Interests
    Cilia; Genetics; Kidney Diseases; Liver Diseases; Nephrology; TRPP Cation Channels
  • Joann Sweasy

    Emeritus Faculty of Therapeutic Radiology; Vice-Chair for Basic Research; Associate Director, Basic Science, Yale Cancer Center

    Research Interests
    DNA Repair; DNA Replication; Genetics; Mutagenesis; Radiation Oncology; Carcinogenesis
  • Peter Tattersall

    Professor of Laboratory Medicine and of Genetics

    Research Interests
    Dependovirus; Biochemistry; Eukaryotic Cells; Genetics; Melanoma, Experimental; Mice, Mutant Strains; Medical Laboratory Science; Parvovirus; Erythrovirus; Oncolytic Virotherapy; Oncolytic Viruses; Mice; Bocavirus; Viral Structures; Immunomodulation
  • Hongyu Zhao

    Department Chair and Ira V. Hiscock Professor of Biostatistics, Professor of Genetics and Professor of Statistics and Data Science

    Research Interests
    Genetics; Public Health; Computational Biology; Statistics; Genomics; Herbal Medicine; Proteomics; Biostatistics; Microbiota