Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Department of Cell & Developmental Biology faculty, staff, and students address a wide range of cell biological questions through study and research. Diseases studied are wide ranging and include premature aging, Alzheimer’s, cancer, heart, lung and skin diseases. Many members of the Department of Cell & Developmental Biology faculty are active members of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center , the Center for Genetic Medicine, the Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center and the Skin Disease Research Center. We explore ways to connect and collaborate with our clinical colleagues at Feinberg in translational research.
Learn more about our work and accomplishments via the links below.
- Chair’s Message
Hear from our Department Chair, Robert Goldman, PhD, about the role of Cell & Developmental Biology at Feinberg
- Contact Us
Connect with our faculty and administrative staff
- News, Awards, & Featured Publications
Learn more about the work being done in the Department through news items, award announcements, and recent publication summaries
Find out more about our hiring process and current available positions
Learn how to help the Department of Cell & Developmental Biology reach our goals