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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.

Feinstein, Matthew

Feinstein, Matthew

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Pathology and Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology)

Bio

Matthew Feinstein, MD MSc is a cardiologist at Northwestern Medicine and an assistant professor at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine with a dual appointment in the Department of ... [more]

Ferreira, Adriana B

Ferreira, Adriana B

Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Bio

The research in the Ferreira lab is focused on the mechanisms underlying neurite degeneration and synapse loss in neurodegenerative diseases

Foltz, Daniel R

Foltz, Daniel R

Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Bio

Our research program is focused on the important basic question of how chromosomes are segregated during cell division to ensure the complete and accurate inheritance of the genome. Chromosome instabi... [more]

Funk, William E

Funk, William E

Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine (Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention)

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My research focuses on developing and applying biomarker methods to explore environmental risk factors associated with chronic diseases, cancers, and complex disorders. This work includes both discove... [more]

Gao, Ruli

Gao, Ruli

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Garcia-Anoveros, Jaime

Garcia-Anoveros, Jaime

Professor of Anesthesiology, Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department and Neuroscience

Bio

Auditory nociception, hair cell, mechanosensory transduction, sensory organ development, function and degeneration.

Gate, David M

Gate, David M

Assistant Professor of Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department

Gelfand, Vladimir I

Gelfand, Vladimir I

Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Bio

cytoskeleton, motor proteins, cell movement, microtubules, actin, kinesin, dynein, myosin, neurodegenerative diseases

George, Jr., Alfred  L.

George, Jr., Alfred L.

Professor of Pharmacology

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Our research program is focused on the structure, function, pharmacology, and molecular genetics of ion channels. His laboratory has contributed greatly to understanding the mechanisms by which ion ch... [more]

Gershon, Richard C

Gershon, Richard C

Professor of Medical Social Sciences and Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics)

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Richard Gershon, PhD, is widely recognized for his expertise in advancing the use of technology for increasing the impact and reach of psychometrically robust health measurements. Having completed PhD... [more]

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