Faculty

Michael Story, Ph.D.

Michael Story
Division Chief and Professor

Research Interests: Carcinogenesis associated with HZE particle exposure, intrinsic radiosensitivity, modulation of drug and radiation response by GSTO expression, molecular markers of radioresponse, radiotherapy research: SBRT and other

Story Lab

Asaithamby Aroumougame, Ph.D.

Asaithamby Aroumougame, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Werner syndrome and Fanconi anemia proteins in carcinogenesis; radiobiology of space radiation; and oxidative stress responses in heart myocytes

Sandeep Burma, Ph.D.

Sandeep Burma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research Interests: Genetic basis of radioresistance of glioblastomas, particle radiation and carcinogenesis (NASA), sensing, signaling, and repair of DNA double-strand breaks

Burma Lab

Benjamin C. Chen, Ph.D.

Benjamin Chen
Associate Professor

Research Interests: Genomic instability and cancer development, radiation biology and DNA damage repair, tissue stem cell

Chen Lab

David Chen, Ph.D.

David Chen
Professor

Research Interests: DNA damage responses induced by HZE particles in human cells, structural cell biology of DNA repair machines, the role of DNA-PK in DNA double-strand break repair

Chen Lab

Debabrata Saha, Ph.D.

Debabrata Saha
Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Role of Cycloxygenase-2 in radiation and chemo-resistance, role of small molecule inhibitors as radio-sensitizers

Amit Das, Ph.D.

Amit Das, Ph.D.
Instructor

Anthony Davis, Ph.D.

Anthony Davis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Lianghao Ding, Ph.D.

Lianghao Ding, Ph.D.
Instructor

Kyung-Jong Lee, Ph.D.

Kyung-Jong Lee, Ph.D.
Instructor

Yu-Fen Lin, Ph.D.

Instructor 

Bipasha Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Bipasha Mukherjee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Seong Mi Park, Ph.D.

Seong Mi Park, Ph.D.
Instructor

Tsuguhide Takeshima, Ph.D.

Tsuguhide Takeshima, Ph.D.
Assistant Instructor