Faculty and Staff

Director

Joachim Herz, M.D.
Professor, Molecular Genetics, Neurology, and Neuroscience

Administration

Patricia Strackbein
Program Coordinator Sr.

Tamara Terrones
Manager Lab, Molecular Genetics

Faculty

Ilya Bezprozvanny, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology

Laurent Calvier, Ph.D.
Instructor, Molecular Genetics

Murat Durakoglugil, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Molecular Genetics

Mark Henkemeyer, Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience

Weichun Lin, Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience

James Malter, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Pathology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology

Janine Prange-Kiel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Cell Biology

Shirling Tsai, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Surgery

Gang Yu, Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience

Clinical Faculty

Bret Evers, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Pathology

Graduate Students

Connie Wong
Graduate Student Neuroscience

Chandler Werthmann
Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP)

Postdoctoral Researchers

Kristina Kuhbandner, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Staff

Jared Farrell-Penniman
Research Technician II, Molecular Genetics

Anna Middleton
Research Assistant I, Molecular Genetics

Isaac Rocha
Veterinary Technician II, Molecular Genetics

Temoatzin Rodriguez Salazar
Research Technician II, Molecular Genetics

Rachel Tesla
Research Associate Sr., Molecular Genetics

Catherine Wasser, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Molecular Genetics