Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Research Cores Committee

The FSM Research Cores Committee reviews funding applications and acts in an advisory capacity. The committee is composed of nine full-time faculty serving three-year terms, with one-third of the committee rotating each year. The current roster is listed below.

Rex Chisholm, PhD
Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Studies

Jeffrey Weiss, PhD, Chair
Director for Research Core Planning


Michael Markl, PhD
Professor, Radiology

Daniel Foltz, PhD
Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Grant Barish, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine-Endocrinology

Brian Mitchell, PhD
Associate Professor, Cell and Molecular Biology

Jing Liu, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Pulmonary and Critical Care

David Gius, MD, PhD
Professor, Radiation Oncology

Beatriz Sosa-Pineda, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Nephrology and Hypertension

Paul Schumacker, PhD
Professor, Pediatrics

Peng Ji, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Pathology