AIRC Faculty and Administration

Dean Sherry, Ph.D.
AIRC Director and Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology, Chemistry (UTD)

Craig Malloy, M.D.
AIRC Medical Director and Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Internal Medicine, Radiology

Paula Abercrombie, B.S., M.P.A.
Department Administrator

Jeannie Baxter, R.N.
Manager of Clinical Research

Larmaine Chapman, MBA
Financial Analyst I

Sara Chirayil, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Alexander Funk, Ph.D.
Sr. Research Associate/Facilities Manager

Crystal Harrison, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Shanagra Jones
Sr. Administrative Assistant II

Richard Martin, A.A.S., B.B.A.
Biomedical Engineering Specialist

Larry Guthrie, B.S.
Grants & Contracts Specialist

Bryan Guardiola
Senior Administrative Assistant II

Shanrong Zhang, Ph.D.
Senior Research Engineer

Faculty - Primary

 Eric Berglund, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Pharmacology

Sergey Cheshkov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Changho Choi, Ph.D.
Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Ian Corbin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Internal Medicine              

Eunsook Jin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Internal Medicine

Charlie Khemtong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Zoltan Kovacs, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center

Craig Malloy, M.D.
AIRC Medical Director and Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Internal Medicine, Radiology

Jae Mo Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology, Electrical Engineering (UTD)

Jimin Ren, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Dean Sherry, Ph.D.
AIRC Director and Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology, Chemistry (UTD)

Jian-xiong Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Cheng-Yang Wu, Ph.D.
Assistant Instructor
Advanced Imaging Research Center

Faculty - Secondary

Jeffrey Browning, M.D.
Associate Professor
Clinical Nutrition, Internal Medicine, Advanced Imaging Research Center Affiliate

Shawn Burgess, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Center for Human Nutrition, Pharmacology, Advanced Imaging Research Center Affiliate

Hancheng Cai, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Rajiv Chopra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center 

Daniel Costa, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Marco Da Cunha Pinho, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Elizabeth M. Davenport, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Baowei Fei, Ph.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Franz Greil, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Pediatric Cardiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Robert Lenkinski, Ph.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Ananth Madhuranthakam, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Robert Mattrey, M.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Bioinformatics, Advanced Imaging Research Center, Radiology

Ivan Pedrosa, M.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center, Urology

Fangyu Peng, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Neil Rofsky, M.D.
Radiology Chairman and Professor 
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Bhavya Shah, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Todd Soesbe, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Rathan Subramaniam, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Xiankai Sun, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Durga Udayakumar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Elena Vinogradov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Takeshi Yokoo, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Fang (Frank) Yu, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Radiology, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Vlad Zaha, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Faculty - Adjunct

Jeffry Alger, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center

Ivan Dimitrov, Ph.D.
Adjunct Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center

Kristen Kennedy, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
UT Dallas, Advanced Imaging Research Center;

Hanzhang Lu, Ph.D.
Adjunct Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Steven Wright, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
TAMU, Advanced Imaging Research Center

Postdoctoral Researchers

Jaideep Chaudhary, Ph.D.
Jun Chen, Ph.D.
Pooyan Khalighinejad, M.D.
Min Hee Lee, Ph.D.
Gaurav Sharma, Ph.D.
Vivek Tiwari, Ph.D.
Xiaojing Wang, Ph.D.
Yuzhu Wang, Ph.D.

Graduate Students

Joseph Bower
Junjie Ma
Eul Hyun Suh
Yiming Wang