All Faculty A-Z
Below is a list of all Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Graduate Training Program in Life Sciences faculty. View individual profiles of our faculty members — with publication and contact information, research specialties and more — via the links below.
Browse the subcategories to view faculty by their research interests and learn more about their laboratory work.
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)
I was one of the first students to obtain an undergraduate degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at University of Toronto. Then, I trained as a computational biologist at Duke University... [more]
Professor of Radiation Oncology and Radiology
My research is focused on two general areas: radiobiology and bionanotechnology. Work in radiobiology includes studies of the molecular biology of radiation responses, particularly radiation toxicitie... [more]
Assistant Professor of Neurology (Movement Disorders)
Professor of Neurology (Neuromuscular Disease)
My primary research interests are in molecular mechanisms of gene regulation, particularly those involved in neural development and neural degeneration. My lab is focusing on two areas, RNA regulation... [more]
Professor of Urology and Microbiology-Immunology
I joined Northwestern University in August 2017 as a tenured Professor in Urology. I previously served as a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at the Medical University of South Carolina and the... [more]
Associate Professor of Microbiology-Immunology
Professor of Pathology (Experimental Pathology) and Dermatology
Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
The primary research focus of the lab is to understand aberrant transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of prostate cancer. We utilize high-throughput genomic techniques in combination with bioinfo... [more]
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics and Pathology
Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Microbiology-Immunology
Cancer immunology and immunotherapy.
The Zhang laboratory functions as an integrated translational research program with the goal of designing and developing new immunotherapies and immunologic strate... [more]