Faculty

​Integrated Program in Cellular, Molecular, and Biomedical Studies

Cory Abate-Shen, PhD

Research Interests: Molecular mechanisms of cancer development, Genitourinary cancer development

Address: ICRC 217A
Phone: 212-851-4731
Email: cabateshen@columbia.edu

Larry Abbott, PhD

Research Interests: Theoretical Neuroscience, Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience, Computation and Theory, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory

Address: Kolb Research Annex Unit 87 Rm 759
Phone: 212-543-5070
Email: lfa2103@columbia.edu

Domenico Accili, MD

Research Interests: The Accili laboratory studies the mechanism of insulin action and the pathogenesis of diabetes, with a focus on pancreatic beta cell failure

Address: Russ Berrie 238
Phone: 212-851-5332
Email: da230@columbia.edu

Swarnali Acharyya, PhD

Address: ICRC 402B
Phone: 212-851-4791
Email: sa3141@icg.cpmc.columbia.edu

Dritan Agalliu, PhD

Research Interests: Dynamic Imaging of the CNS Vasculature, CNS and Retina Vascular Biology , Blood-Brain Barrier Biology, Neuroimmunology, Models of Psychiatric Disorders

Address: BB 310
Phone: 212-305-0323
Email: da191@cumc.columbia.edu

Rando Allikmets, PhD

Research Interests: Genetic studies of Mendelian and complex eye diseases (Stargardt macular dystrophy, Macular Telangiectasia, age-related macular degeneration, etc.) , Development of microarray-based and next generation sequencing-based diagnostic applications for eye diseases., Gene- and small molecule therapy for retinal disorders.

Address: Harkness Eye Institute 202
Phone: 212-305-8989
Email: rla22@columbia.edu

Dimitris Anastassiou, PhD

Address: CEPSR 719
Phone: 212-854-3113
Email: anastas@ee.columbia.edu

Mark Ansorge, PhD

Research Interests: models of Psychiatric Disorders, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Synapses and Circuits

Address: NYSPI 4915
Phone: 646-774-6216
Email: ma2362@cumc.columbia.edu

Ottavio Arancio, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Biophysics/Ion Channels, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Neurobiology of Disease

Address: P&S 12-420D
Phone: 212-342-0533
Email: oa1@cumc.columbia.edu

Nicholas Arpaia, PhD

Research Interests: Mucosal immunity, Tissue repair, Immunometabolism, Host-microbe interactions

Address: HHSC 910C
Phone: 212-305-1379
Email: na2697@cumc.columbia.edu

Edmund Au, PhD

Research Interests: Cell Lineage Specification , Neuronal Migration , Synaptic Specificity, Models of Psychiatric Illness

Address: BB 1411A
Phone: 212-305-0406
Email: ea2515@cumc.columbia.edu

Richard Axel, MD

Research Interests: Sensory Physiology, Neurogenetics, Synapses and Circuits

Address: JLGSC L8-001
Phone: 212-853-1006
Email: ra27@columbia.edu

Richard Baer, PhD

Research Interests: The pathogenesis of hereditary breast cancer

Address: ICRC 503A
Phone: 212-851-5275
Email: rb670@columbia.edu

Jonathan Barasch, MD, PhD

Address: P&S 10-445
Phone: 212-305-1890
Email: jmb4@columbia.edu

Uttiya Basu, PhD

Address: HHSC 1308
Phone: 212-305-1815
Email: ub2121@columbia.edu

Rudy Behnia, PhD

Research Interests: Sensory Physiology, Synapses and Circuits , Systems and Circuits

Address: 1110 Northwest Corner Bldg.
Phone: 212-853-0716
Email: rb3161@columbia.edu

Timothy Bestor, PhD

Address: HHSC 1424
Phone: 212-305-5331
Email: thb12@columbia.edu

Randy Bruno, PhD

Research Interests: Sensory Physiology, Theoretical Neuroscience, Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience, Synapses and Circuits

Address: JLGSC L7-008
Phone: 212-853-1044
Email: rb2604@columbia.edu

Chloe Bulinski, PhD

Address: Fairchild 804A
Phone: 212-854-5570
Email: jcb4@columbia.edu

Harmen Bussemaker, PhD

Address: 607E Fairchild
Phone: 212-854-9932
Email: hjb2004@columbia.edu

Andrea Califano, PhD

Address: ICRC 912
Phone: 212-851-5183
Email: ac2248@columbia.edu

Julie Canman, PhD

Research Interests: Molecular regulation of cell division and mechanisms of diversity during cytokinesis

Address: P&S 14-453
Phone: 212-305-5017
Email: jcc2210@columbia.edu

Peter Canoll, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Mechanisms of glioma growth and invasion

Address: ICRC 1001
Phone: 212-851-4632
Email: pc561@columbia.edu

Wellington Cardoso, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Progenitor/Stem cell biology , Lung development and repair-regeneration, Airway epithelial differentiation and pathogenesis of chronic airway diseases, Developmental basis of adult lung disease

Address: BB 8-812
Phone: 212-342-3971
Email: wvc2104@columbia.edu

Bridget Carragher, PhD

Research Interests: Cryo electron microscopy (cryoEM), Automation, New technology, Protein structure

Address: 89 Convent Ave.
Phone: 212-939-0660
Email: bcarr@nysbc.org

Alejandro Chavez, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Genome Engineering, Genomics, Synthetic Biology, Neurodegeneration, Cancer

Address: BB 12-120B
Phone: 212-305-1150
Email: ac4304@cumc.columbia.edu

Christine Chio, PhD

Research Interests: preclinical therapeutics in genetically engineered mouse models of pancreatic cancer, redox biology, cancer metabolism, ex vivo 3D organoid platforms to study pancreatic cancer

Address: ICRC 505
Phone: 212-851-4967
Email: ic2445@cumc.columbia.edu

Angela Christiano, PhD

Address: RB 3-307
Phone: 212-851-4850
Email: amc65@cumc.columbia.edu

Wendy Chung, MD, PhD

Address: CHONY 6N 601A
Phone: 212-851-5313
Email: wkc15@columbia.edu

Alberto Ciccia, PhD

Research Interests: Maintenance of genome stability, Breast and ovarian cancer, Genome editing

Address: ICRC 309
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: ac3685@columbia.edu

Oliver Clarke, PhD

Address: 1150 St Nicholas Avenue
Phone: 212-851-4964
Email: oc2188@cumc.columbia.edu

Henry Colecraft, PhD

Research Interests: Biophysics/Ion Channels, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: Russ Berrie 504
Phone: 212-851-5372
Email: hc2405@columbia.edu

Virginia Cornish, PhD

Address: Havemeyer
Phone: 212-854-5209
Email: vc114@columbia.edu

Frank Costantini, PhD

Address: HHSC 1418
Phone: 212-305-6814
Email: fdc3@columbia.edu

Remi Creusot, PhD

Research Interests: Immune tolerance, Autoimmunity, Type 1 diabetes, Dendritic cells, Stromal cells, Humanized mice

Address: BB 1501
Phone: 212-305-4735
Email: rjc2150@cumc.columbia.edu

Piero Dalerba, MD

Research Interests: Application of single-cell technologies for the analysis of tissue cell composition. Identification and clinical development of novel predictive biomarkers to guide therapeutic algorithm design in human colon and breast cancer

Address: ICRC 505A
Phone: 212-851-4913
Email: pdd2109@columbia.edu

Riccardo Dalla-Favera, MD

Address: ICRC 508
Phone: 212-851-5273
Email: rd10@columbia.edu

Tal Danino, PhD

Address: 1000M Northwest Corner Building
Phone: 212-853-0787
Email: td2506@columbia.edu

Thomas Diacovo, MD

Address: ICRC 924
Phone: 212-851-4683
Email: td2142@columbia.edu

Lei Ding, PhD

Research Interests: hematopoietic stem cell biology, extrinsic regulation of stem cells, hematopoietic malignancies

Address: P&S 7-513
Phone: 212-305-7468
Email: ld2567@columbia.edu

Jane Dodd, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Cell Specification and Differentiation, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: JLGSC L3-045
Phone: 212-853-0410
Email: jd18@cumc.columbia.edu

Charles Drake, MD

Address: 177 Fort Washington Avenue, MHB 6-435
Phone: 646-317-5290
Email: cgd2139@cumc.columbia.edu

Karen Duff, PhD

Research Interests: Pathogenic Mechanisms in Neurodegenerative Diseases, Neurobiology of Disease, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Neurodegeneration, Synapses and Circuits

Address: P&S 12-461
Phone: 212-305-8790
Email: ked2115@cumc.columbia.edu

Jonathan Dworkin, PhD

Address: HHSC 1218
Phone: 212-342-3731
Email: jed2113@columbia.edu

Dietrich Egli, PhD

Address: Russ Berrie 315
Phone: 212-851-4890
Email: de2220@cumc.columbia.edu

Ellen Ezratty, PhD

Research Interests: Function of primary cilia in tissue stem cells

Address: P&S 14-511
Phone: 212-342-1776
Email: ejj2001@columbia.edu

Qing Fan, PhD

Research Interests: Structural biology; cell surface receptor - ligand recognition

Address: P&S 7-430
Phone: 212-342-0115
Email: qf13@columbia.edu

Donna Farber, PhD

Address: BB 1701G
Phone: 212-305-6030
Email: df2396@cumc.columbia.edu

Julio Fernandez, PhD

Research Interests: Biophysics/Ion Channels, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: Northwest Corner Building, 808
Phone: 212-854-9141
Email: jf2120@columbia.edu

Adolfo Ferrando, MD, PhD

Address: ICRC 505A
Phone: 212-851-4611
Email: af2196@columbia.edu

Anthony Ferrante, PhD

Research Interests: Work in the Ferrante Laboratory has revealed that the immune system recognizes and responds to changes in metabolic function. Studies in the laboratory focus on how the immune and metabolic systems interact.

Address: Russ Berrie 238
Phone: 212-851-5322
Email: awf7@columbia.edu

David Fidock, PhD

Address: HHSC 1502
Phone: 212-305-0816
Email: df2260@columbia.edu

Aris Floratos, PhD

Address: ICRC 801
Phone: 212-851-5139
Email: awf2130@columbia.edu

Joachim Frank, PhD

Address: BB 221
Phone: 212-305-9512
Email: jf2192@columbia.edu

Wayne Frankel, PhD

Address: HHSC 611A
Phone: 212-305-4435
Email: wf2218@cumc.columbia.edu

Richard Friesner, PhD

Address: 626 Havemeyer Hall
Phone: 212-854-7606
Email: rich@chem.columbia.edu

Joji Fujisaki, MD, PhD

Address: BB 15-5511
Phone: 212-304-5695
Email: jf2819@cumc.columbia.edu

Jean Gautier, PhD

Address: ICRC 603A
Phone: 212-851-4566
Email: jg130@columbia.edu

Vincenzo Gennarino, PhD

Research Interests: RNA-binding proteins and non-coding RNA regulatory networks in neurological disorders, Establishment and maintenance of RNA homeostasis in the brain, Developing RNA therapeutic approaches to neurological diseases, Protein dosage and neurological disorders

Address: HHSC 1402
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: vag2138@cumc.columbia.edu

Michael Gershon, MD

Research Interests: Cell Specification and Differentiation, Synapses and Circuits, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: BB 1422
Phone: 212-305-3447
Email: mdg4@cumc.columbia.edu

Amin Ghabrial, PhD

Research Interests: Regulation of tube morphogenesis using novel optogenetic tools, as well as the further elaboration of the CCM3/GckIII pathway

Address: P&S 15-421
Phone: 212-305-8171
Email: asg2236@cumc.columbia.edu

Sankar Ghosh, PhD

Address: HHSC 1210
Phone: 212-304-5257
Email: sg2715@cumc.columbia.edu

Stephen Goff, PhD

Address: HHSC 1310C
Phone: 212-305-3794
Email: goff@cancercenter.columbia.edu

Joseph Gogos, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neurogenetics, Models of Psychiatric Disorders, Synapses and Circuits, Neurobiology of Disease

Address: P&S 11-519
Phone: 212-305-0744
Email: jag90@columbia.edu

Michael Goldberg, MD

Research Interests: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience, Sensory Physiology, Synapses and Circuits

Address: Kolb Annex 5th Floor
Phone: 212-543-6931
Email: meg2008@columbia.edu

James Goldman, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Cell Specification and Differentiation, Stem Cell Biology, Glial Development and Pathology, Tuberous Sclerosis/Epilepsy/Autism Spectrum Disorders

Address: P&S 15-405
Phone: 212-305-3554
Email: jeg5@cumc.columbia.edu

David Goldstein, PhD

Address: HHSC 1408
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: dg2875@columbia.edu

Maxwell Gottesman, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Regulation of transcription termination in E. coli and bacteriophage, Repair of DNA damage in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, Hormonal regulation of gene expression, phage HK022 Nun transcription termination protein

Address: HHSC 914
Phone: 212-305-6900
Email: meg8@columbia.edu

Eric Greene, PhD

Address: BB 536
Phone: 212-342-2944
Email: ecg2108@columbia.edu

Lloyd Greene, PhD

Research Interests: Cell Specification and Differentiation, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Synapses and Circuits, Treatment of Brain Tumors

Address: P&S 15-401
Phone: 212-305-6369
Email: lag3@columbia.edu

Iva Greenwald, PhD

Research Interests: LIN-12/Notch signaling and its modulation, cell-cell interactions and cell fate specification , integration of signaling events in development, organogenesis

Address: 815 Fairchild
Phone: 212-305-6928
Email: isg4@columbia.edu

Wesley Grueber, PhD

Research Interests: Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Synapses and Circuits, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cell specification and Differentiation

Address: JLG Science Center L9-006
Phone: 212-853-1024
Email: wg2135@columbia.edu

Wei Gu, PhD

Research Interests: P53 in tumor suppression and aging

Address: ICRC 609A
Phone: 212-851-5282
Email: wg8@columbia.edu

Gregg Gundersen, PhD

Research Interests: The regulation and function of the microtubule cytoskeleton

Address: P&S 15-402
Phone: 212-305-1899
Email: ggg1@columbia.edu

Rebecca Haeusler, PhD

Research Interests: Understand the development of pro-atherogenic metabolic abnormalities in the natural history of diabetes and the metabolic syndrome

Address: Russ Berrie 303A
Phone: 212-851-4899
Email: rah2130@cumc.columbia.edu

Arnold Han, MD, PhD

Address: BB 15-1501E
Phone: 212-305-2137
Email: ash3@cumc.columbia.edu

Neil Harrison, PhD

Research Interests: Biophysics/Ion Channels, Synapses and Circuits, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: PH 5
Phone: 212-304-6459
Email: nh2298@columbia.edu

Erin Heinzen, PharmD, PhD

Research Interests: Epilepsy Genetics and Genomics

Address: P&S 11-401B
Phone: 212-305-0681
Email: eh2682@cumc.columbia.edu

Rene Hen, PhD

Research Interests: Models of Psychiatric Disorders, Stem Cell Biology

Address: Kolb Annex 767
Phone: 212-543-5328
Email: rh95@columbia.edu

Wayne Hendrickson, PhD

Address: BB 203
Phone: 212-305-3456
Email: wayne@convex.hhmi.columbia.edu

Ulrich Hengst, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: BB 1210A
Phone: 212-305-9334
Email: uh2112@cumc.columbia.edu

Oliver Hobert, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Cell Specification and Differentiation, Neurogenetics, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: 808 Fairchild
Phone: 212-305-0063
Email: or38@columbia.edu

Barry Honig, PhD

Address: ICRC 815
Phone: 212-851-4651
Email: bh6@columbia.edu

Antonio Iavarone, MD

Research Interests: Molecular genetics of tumors derived from the nervous system

Address: ICRC 408
Phone: 212-851-5245
Email: ai2102@columbia.edu

Inbal Israely, PhD

Address: P&S 14-509
Phone: 212-305-3300
Email: ii2176@columbia.edu

Ivaylo Ivanov, PhD

Address: HHSC 910A
Phone: 212-304-6080
Email: ii2137@columbia.edu

Jonathan Javitch, MD, PhD

Research Interests: G-protein Coupled Receptors: Structural Bases for Pharmacological Specificity and Function, Neurotransmitter Transporters: Biophysics, Biochemistry and Regulation, Neurobiology of Disease, Biophysics/ion Channels, Models of Psychiatric Disorders

Address: Kolb Research Annex 353
Phone: 646-774-8600
Email: jaj2@cumc.columbia.edu

Laura Johnston, PhD

Address: HHSC 704
Phone: 212-305-1688
Email: lj180@columbia.edu

Eric Kandel, MD

Research Interests: Neurogenetics, Models of Psychiatric Disorders, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Biophysics/Ion Channels, Synapses and Circuits, Systems and Circuits

Address: JLGSC
Phone: 212-853-1013
Email: erk5@cumc.columbia.edu

Un Jung Kang, MD

Research Interests: Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration, Models of Parkinson's Disease, Basal Ganglia Circuitry and Plasticity

Address: NI 3
Phone: 212-342-3796
Email: ujk2101@columbia.edu

Gerard Karsenty, MD, PhD

Address: HHSC 1602A
Phone: 212-305-6398
Email: gk2172@columbia.edu

Robert Kass, PhD

Research Interests: Biophysics/Ion Channels, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: P&S 2-401
Phone: 212-305-8701
Email: rsk20@cumc.columbia.edu

Christoph Kellendonk, PhD

Research Interests: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Neurogenetics, Models of Psychiatric Disorders, Neurobiology of Disease

Address: Kolb 355
Phone: 646-774-8602
Email: ck491@cumc.columbia.edu

Steven Kernie, MD

Research Interests: Neurobiology of Disease, Developmental Brain Disease, Effects of Insults on Brain Structure and Function, Stem Cell Biology

Address: CHC 10-24
Phone: 212-305-8458
Email: sk3516@cumc.columbia.edu

Tae-Wan Kim, PhD

Research Interests: Neurogenetics, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Disease

Address: P&S 14th Floor
Phone: 212-305-5786
Email: twk16@columbia.edu

Minoree Kohwi, PhD

Research Interests: Cell Specification and Differentiation, Stem Cell Biology, Neural Degeneration and Repair

Address: JLGSC L9-009
Phone: 212-853-1026
Email: mk3632@cumc.columbia.edu

Stavroula Kousteni, PhD

Address: BB 1412
Phone: 212-305-2068
Email: sk2836@columbia.edu

Laura Landweber, PhD

Research Interests: Genome Rearrangement, Small and Long Noncoding RNAs, Genome Evolution, Molecular Evolution

Address: HHSC 714
Phone: 212-305-3898
Email: Laura.Landweber@columbia.edu

Anna Lasorella, MD

Research Interests: Molecular biology of pediatric tumors

Address: ICRC 405
Phone: 212-851-5240
Email: al2179@columbia.edu

Roger Lefort, PhD

Research Interests: Molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and synaptotoxicity in Alzheimer's disease

Address: P&S 15-408
Phone: 212-305-2783
Email: rl2040@cumc.columbia.edu

Rudolph Leibel, MD

Research Interests: Genetics of obesity and noninsulin-dependent diabetes

Address: Russ Berrie 620A
Phone: 212-851-5257
Email: rl232@columbia.edu

Ronald Liem, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: P&S 15-421
Phone: 212-305-4078
Email: rkl2@columbia.edu

Fangming Lin, MD, PhD

Address: P&S 9-401B
Phone: 212-305-0793
Email: fl2300@columbia.edu

Kang Liu, PhD

Address: HHSC 1306
Phone: 212-305-0839
Email: kl2529@columbia.edu

Stavros Lomvardas, PhD

Research Interests: Sensory Physiology, Snapses and Circuits

Address: JLGSC L4-007
Phone: 212-853-0410
Email: sl682@cumc.columbia.edu

Chao Lu, PhD

Research Interests: Chromatin Biology, Cancer Biology, Developmental Biology, Genomics and Epigenomics

Address: ICRC 312
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: cl3684@cumc.columbia.edu

Ellen Lumpkin, PhD

Research Interests: Sensory Physiology, Biophysics/ion Channels, Synapses and Circuits, Cell Specification and Differentiation , Mechanosensory Transduction in Mammalian Touch Receptors

Address: Russ Berrie 302B
Phone: 212-851-4830
Email: eal2166@columbia.edu

Emily Mace, PhD

Research Interests: cell migration, primary immunodeficiencies, microscopy and image analysis, human natural killer cells, innate immunity

Address: P&S 10-451
Phone: 212-305-7836
Email: em3375@cumc.columbia.edu

Filippo Mancia, PhD

Address: Russ Berrie 528
Phone: 212-851-5367
Email: fm123@columbia.edu

Tom Maniatis, PhD

Research Interests: Regulation of RNA Transcription and Splicing, The Role of Neuroinflammation in ALS , Neurobiology of Disease, Synapses and Circuits, Stem Cell Biology, ALS Disease Mechanisms, Genetic Basis of Neurological Diseases

Address: HHSC 304
Phone: 212-305-3669
Email: tm2472@cumc.columbia.edu

Richard Mann, PhD

Research Interests: Stem Cell Biology, Neurogenetics, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cell Specification and Differentiation, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: HHSC 1104
Phone: 212-305-7731
Email: rsm10@columbia.edu

Andrew Marks, MD

Address: Russ Berrie 520
Phone: 212-851-5340
Email: arm42@columbia.edu

Steven Marx, MD

Research Interests: Molecular biology/macromolecular complex formation of ion channels

Address: PH 3
Phone: 212-305-0271
Email: sm460@columbia.edu

Carol Mason, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cell Specification and Differentiation, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: JLGSC L3-043
Phone: 212-853-1084
Email: cam4@cumc.columbia.edu

Cathy Mendelsohn, PhD

Research Interests: Identification of progenitors important for formation and regeneration of the urothelium, Stem cell populations that give rise to bladder cancers, Genetics of lower urinary tract malformations as part of the Columbia University O'Brien Research Center (http://cumcobriencenter.com/), Generating a molecular and cellular atlas of the mouse and human lower urinary tract (https://beta.gudmap.org/tutorials/urogenital-dev/), Role of Pparg in urothelial development, regeneration and bladder cancer

Address: ICRC 311
Phone: 212-851-4781
Email: clm20@cumc.columbia.edu

George Mentis, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Sensory Physiology, Synapses and Circuits, Motor Systems

Address: P&S 4-450
Phone: 212-305-9846
Email: gzm2002@columbia.edu

Kenneth Miller, PhD

Research Interests: Theoretical Neuroscience, Sensory Physiology, Synapses and Circuits, Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience

Address: JLGSC L6-070
Phone: 212-853-1086
Email: kdm2103@columbia.edu

Umrao Monani, PhD

Research Interests: Pediatric Neurology, Neurobiology of Disease, Motor Neuron Disease, Synapses and Circuits

Address: P&S 5-422
Phone: 212-342-5132
Email: um2105@columbia.edu

Anne Moscona, MD

Address: HHSC 13
Phone: 212-305-3647
Email: am939@cumc.columbia.edu

Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, DPhil

Address: ICRC 603
Phone: 212-851-4617
Email: sm3252@columbia.edu

Benjamin Ohlstein, MD, PhD

Address: HHSC 1130
Phone: 212-305-0558
Email: bo2160@columbia.edu

Kenneth Olive, PhD

Research Interests: Preclinical therapeutics in genetically engineered mouse models of pancreatic cancer

Address: ICRC Room 217
Phone: 212-851-4678
Email: kenolive@columbia.edu

Jordan Orange, MD, PhD

Address: PH 18
Phone: 212-305-2934
Email: jso2121@cumc.columbia.edu

David Owens, PhD

Research Interests: The contributions of stem cells and differentiated cells to epidermal cancer

Address: Russ Berrie 312A
Phone: 212-851-4544
Email: do2112@cumc.columbia.edu

Edward Owusu-Ansah, PhD

Address: BB 1103
Phone: 212-342-1547
Email: eo2364@columbia.edu

Utpal Pajvani, MD, PhD

Address: Russ Berrie 313A
Phone: 212-851-5494
Email: up2104@columbia.edu

Arthur Palmer, PhD

Address: BB 511
Phone: 212-305-8675
Email: agp6@cumc.columbia.edu

Liam Paninski, PhD

Research Interests: Brain Imaging, Theoretical Neuroscience, Sensory Physiology

Address: 1255 Amsterdam Ave 1028
Phone: 212-851-2166
Email: lmp2107@columbia.edu

Dane Parker, PhD

Address: BB 427
Phone: 212-342-4612
Email: dp2375@cumc.columbia.edu

Emmanuelle Passegue, PhD

Research Interests: Stem cells in tissue homeostasis and aging, Hematopoietic stem cell biology, Myeloid malignancies

Address: HHSC 726A
Phone: 212-305-2433
Email: ep2828@columbia.edu

Dana Pe'er, PhD

Address: 607D Fairchild Hall
Phone: 212-854-4397
Email: dp2315@columbia.edu

Itsik Pe'er, PhD

Address: 505 Computer Science
Phone: 212-939-7135
Email: ip2169@columbia.edu

Livio Pellizzoni, PhD

Research Interests: RNA biology, RNA processing, motor neuron biology and diseases, molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration, synapses and circuits, cellular/molecular/developmental neuroscience

Address: P&S 5-421
Phone: 212-305-3046
Email: lp2284@columbia.edu

Ismael Santa-Maria Perez, PhD

Address: P&S 15-401
Phone: 212-305-6371
Email: is2395@cumc.columbia.edu

Martin Picard, PhD

Research Interests: Mitochondrial genetics (mtDNA), Cellular Signaling , Mitochondrial Synapses and Network Behavior , Stress Pathophysiology, Epigenetics , Systems Biology, Clinical Mitochondrial Disease

Address: PH 1540 N
Phone: 646-774-5026
Email: mp3484@columbia.edu

Franck Polleux, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Cell Specification and Differentiation

Address: JLGSC L5-055
Phone: 212-853-0407
Email: fp2304@cumc.columbia.edu

Liza Pon, PhD

Research Interests: Cytosketetal control of organelle movements and segregation during cell division

Address: P&S 14-442
Phone: 212-305-1947
Email: lap5@cumc.columbia.edu

Matteo Porotto, PhD

Address: 622 W 168th Street
Phone: 212-305-4193
Email: mp3509@columbia.edu

Clint Potter, PhD

Address: 89 Convent Ave.
Phone: 212-939-0660
Email: cpotter@nysbc.org

Alice Prince, MD

Research Interests: Bacterial induction of cytokine signaling in epithelial cells

Address: BB 4-418
Phone: 212-305-4193
Email: asp7@columbia.edu

Serge Przedborski, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neurodegeneration, Neurobiology of Disease, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Neurodegeneration , Parkinson's Disease, Motor Neuron Biology and Diseases, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Mitochondria Biology and Disease, Mitophagy, Neuroinflammation, Microglia, Astrocytes, Apoptosis, Necroptosis, Bioinfomatics, High-throughput Screening, Stem Cell Biology, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Motor Systems

Address: P&S 5-420
Phone: 212-342-4119
Email: sp30@cumc.columbia.edu

Ning Qian, PhD

Research Interests: Computation and Theory, Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience, Theoretical Neuroscience

Address: JLGSC L5-025
Phone: 212-853-1105
Email: nq6@cumc.columbia.edu

Raul Rabadan, PhD

Address: ICRC 803B
Phone: 212-851-5141
Email: rr2579@columbia.edu

Vincent Racaniello, PhD

Address: HHSC 1310B
Phone: 212-305-5707
Email: vrr1@columbia.edu

Chozha Rathinam, PhD

Address: HHSC 1308
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: cr2604@columbia.edu

Muredach Reilly, MD

Address: PH-10-305
Phone: 212-305-9453
Email: mpr2144@cumc.columbia.edu

Steven Reiner, MD

Research Interests: Regeneration of T and B cell immunity

Address: HHSC 912A
Phone: 212-305-5177
Email: sr2978@columbia.edu

Kevin Roth, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neurotransmitter and Neurotrophin Receptors and Cell Signaling , CNS Cancer Biology and Treatment

Address: PH 15W-1564
Phone: 212-305-9134
Email: kar2208@cumc.columbia.edu

Rodney Rothstein, PhD

Address: HHSC 1608
Phone: 212-305-1733
Email: rothstein@cancercenter.columbia.edu

Joachim Scholz, MD

Research Interests: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Chronic Pain

Address: BB 1111
Phone: 212-305-1274
Email: js3932@columbia.edu

Eric Schon, PhD

Research Interests: Mitochondrial genetics and the molecular basis of human mitochondrial disease

Address: P&S 4-449
Phone: 212-305-1665
Email: eas3@cumc.columbia.edu

Sagi Shapira, PhD

Address: ICRC 8th floor
Phone: 212-305-5798
Email: ss4197@cumc.columbia.edu

Lawrence Shapiro, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Biophysics/Ion Channels, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: JLGSC L4-046
Phone: 212-853-1117
Email: lss8@columbia.edu

Michael Shen, PhD

Address: ICRC 217B
Phone: 212-851-4723
Email: ms3625@cumc.columbia.edu

Yufeng Shen, PhD

Address: ICRC 803B
Phone: 212-851-4662
Email: ys2411@columbia.edu

Mimi Shirasu-Hiza, PhD

Research Interests: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Neurogenetics, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience, Circadian-regulated metabolism, Glial development and pathology, Sleep, Mitochondria biology and disease

Address: HHSC 1602
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: ms4095@columbia.edu

Neil Shneider, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair , Models of Neurological Disorders, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Neurobiology of Disease, Genetic Basis of Neurological Disease

Address: P&S 5-423
Phone: 212-342-3107
Email: nshneider@columbia.edu

Steven Siegelbaum, PhD

Research Interests: Molecular Studies of Ion Channel Structure and Function, Synaptic Transmission and Plasticity in the Mammalian Brain, Synapses and Circuits, Biophysics/ion Channels, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Models of Psychiatric Disorders

Address: JLGSC L7-001
Phone: 212-853-1056
Email: sas8@cumc.columbia.edu

Peter Sims, PhD

Address: Lasker 203AC
Phone: 212-851-5369
Email: pas2182@columbia.edu

Scott Small, MD

Research Interests: Brain Imaging, Neurobiology of Disease, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Neural Degeneration and Repair

Address: P&S Box 16
Phone: 212-305-9194
Email: sas68@columbia.edu

Hans-Willem Snoeck, MD, PhD

Address: BB15-1511
Phone: (212) 342- 0182
Email: hs2680@columbia.edu

Alexander Sobolevsky, PhD

Address: BB 513
Phone: 212-305-4249
Email: as4005@columbia.edu

Janet Sparrow, PhD

Research Interests: Understanding the composition of RPE bisretinoid lipofuscin and conditions modulating its formation, Investigating links between RPE lipofuscin and drusen formation in age-related macular degeneration, Development of therapies to limit RPE lipofuscin formation, Interpretation of patterns of fundus autofluorescence in retinal disorders, Quantitation of fundus autofluorescence intensities

Address: Harkness Eye Institute 701
Phone: 212-305-9944
Email: jrs88@columbia.edu

Steven Spitalnik, MD

Research Interests: The biology of red blood cells

Address: P&S 14-434
Phone: 212-305-2204
Email: ss2479@cumc.columbia.edu

Samuel Sternberg, PhD

Address: HHSC 902
Phone: 212-305-4011
Email: shs2107@columbia.edu

Brent Stockwell, PhD

Address: Northwest Corner Building
Phone: 212-854-2948
Email: bs2198@columbia.edu

Milan Stojanovic, PhD

Address: P&S 8-463
Phone: 212-305-6338
Email: mns18@columbia.edu

Gary Struhl, PhD

Research Interests: Organ growth, Cell patterning, Cell-cell signaling

Address: HHSC 1116
Phone: 212-305-3575
Email: gs20@columbia.edu

Gloria Su, PhD

Research Interests: Genetic profiling of human pancreatic cancer and head and neck cancer, and mouse modeling for both cancer types

Address: ICRC 10-04
Phone: 212-851-4624
Email: gs2157@columbia.edu

David Sulzer, PhD

Research Interests: Synapses and Circuits, Neural Degeneration and Repair

Address: BB 305
Phone: 212-305-3967
Email: ds43@columbia.edu

Megan Sykes, MD

Research Interests: Graft-versus-host disease, Graft-versus-leukemia , Transplantation tolerance, Xenotransplantation, Type 1 diabetes autoimmunity

Address: BB 1512
Phone: 212-304-5696
Email: megan.sykes@columbia.edu

Lorraine Symington, PhD

Address: HHSC 1222
Phone: 212-305-4793
Email: lss5@cumc.columbia.edu

Ira Tabas, PhD

Research Interests: Cellular and molecular processes related to arterial wall biology and atherogenesis

Address: PH 8 East 105F
Phone: 212-305-9430
Email: iat1@columbia.edu

Alan Tall, MD

Address: P&S 8-401
Phone: 212-305-9418
Email: art1@columbia.edu

Nicholas Tatonetti, PhD

Address: VC 5
Phone: 212-305-2055
Email: npt2105@columbia.edu

Saeed Tavazoie, PhD

Address: ICRC 810B
Phone: 212-851-5166
Email: st2744@columbia.edu

Andrew Tomlinson, PhD

Research Interests: Cellular Interactions in Drosophila Development, Cell Specification and Differentiation

Address: HHSC 1120A
Phone: 212-305-7948
Email: at41@columbia.edu

Carol Troy, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Neurobiology of Disease, Regulation of the neurovascular unit

Address: BB 1210C
Phone: 212-305-3119
Email: cmt2@cumc.columbia.edu

Stephen Tsang, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair , Stem Cell Biology, Sensory Physiology, Genome Surgery, Gene Therapy

Address: Harkness Eye Institute 513
Phone: 212-342-1189
Email: sht2@columbia.edu

Richard Vallee, PhD

Research Interests: Motor Proteins in Neurogenesis and Neuronal Migration, Stem Cell Biology, Motor Proteins in Axonal Transport, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience, Axon Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cell Specification and Differentiation

Address: P&S 15-409
Phone: 212-342-0546
Email: rv2025@columbia.edu

Dennis Vitkup, PhD

Address: ICRC 803A
Phone: 212-851-5151
Email: dv2121@columbia.edu

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, PhD

Address: VC 12-234
Phone: 212-305-2304
Email: gv2131@columbia.edu

Clarissa Waites, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Synapses and Circuits

Address: BB 1210B
Phone: 212-305-6025
Email: cw2622@columbia.edu

Harris Wang, PhD

Research Interests: Understanding the key principles that drive the formation, maintenance, and evolution of genomes within and across microbial populations

Address: Lasker 2-203BB
Phone: 212-305-1697
Email: hw2429@cumc.columbia.edu

Hynek Wichterle, PhD

Research Interests: Neural Degeneration and Repair, Cell Specification and Differentiation, Stem Cell Biology, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience

Address: P&S 14th Floor
Phone: 212-342-3929
Email: hw350@columbia.edu

Chris Wiggins, PhD

Research Interests: applications of machine learning in biology

Address: 205 SW Mudd
Phone: 212-854-1114
Email: chris.wiggins@columbia.edu

Debra Wolgemuth, PhD

Research Interests: genetic control of mammalian gametogenesis, retinoid signaling as an approach to male contraception

Address: Russ Berrie 6-608
Phone: 212-851-4754
Email: djw3@columbia.edu

Howard Worman, MD

Research Interests: Our laboratory is interested in determining how mutations in genes encoding proteins of the inner nuclear membrane cause a wide variety of inherited diseases, including muscular dystrophies, cardiomyopathy, lipodystophy and accelerated aging disorders., We are also intrested in liver diseases, including fatty liver disease and autoimmune liver diseasess such as primary biliary cirrhosis.

Address: P&S 10-508
Phone: 212-305-8156
Email: hjw14@columbia.edu

Ai Yamamoto, PhD

Research Interests: Roles of macroautophagy in the healthy and diseased CNS, Neural Degeneration and Repair, Disease, Protein trafficking

Address: Black Building 301B
Phone: 212-305-9206
Email: ay46@columbia.edu

Darrell Yamashiro, MD, PhD

Address: Irving Pavilion 7
Phone: 212-305-5808
Email: dy39@columbia.edu

Kelley Yan, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Intestinal stem cell biology, Intestinal epithelial biology, Regenerative medicine, Cell fate, Single-cell genomics

Address: BB 8-801B
Phone: 212-342-1593
Email: ky2004@cumc.columbia.edu

Andrew Yates, PhD

Address: HHSC 310
Phone: 212-305-4035
Email: andrew.yates@columbia.edu

Masayuki Yazawa, PhD

Address: P&S 7-431
Phone: 212-305-1052
Email: my2387@columbia.edu

Rafael Yuste, MD, PhD

Research Interests: Biophysics/Ion Channels, Brain Imaging, Theoretical Neuroscience, Synapses and Circuits, Systems and Circuits

Address: Northwest Corner Building 906
Phone: 212-854-2354
Email: rmy5@columbia.edu

Lori Zeltser, PhD

Research Interests: Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience, Sympathetic Innervation of Brown Adipose Tissue, Maternal Programming of Metabolic Disease, Models of Psychiatric Disorders (Anorexia), Circuits Regulating Food Intake and Body Weight

Address: Russ Berrie 628
Phone: 212-851-5314
Email: lz146@columbia.edu

Shan Zha, MD, PhD

Research Interests: The molecular mechanisms of DNA damage response and their roles in lymphocyte gene-rearrangement

Address: ICRC 505A
Phone: 212-851-4779
Email: sz2296@columbia.edu

Chaolin Zhang, PhD

Research Interests: Axon pathfinding and synaptogenesis, Cell specification and differentiation , Neural degeneration and repair , Stem cell biology

Address: P&S 4-448
Phone: 212-305-9354
Email: cz2294@columbia.edu

Xin Zhang, PhD

Research Interests: Cell Specification and Differentiation, Cellular/Molecular/Developmental Neuroscience, Glial Development and Pathology, Neural Degeneration and Repair

Address: EI 902A
Phone: 212-342-4446
Email: xz2369@columbia.edu

Zhiguo Zhang, PhD

Research Interests: Epigenetic inheritance and Cancer Epigenetics

Address: ICRC 407A
Phone: 212-851-4936
Email: zz2401@cumc.columbia.edu

Charles Zuker, PhD

Research Interests: Brain Imaging, Sensory Physiology, Neurogenetics, Synapses and Circuits

Address: JLGSC L8-043
Phone: 212-854-1038
Email: cz2195@cumc.columbia.edu