Faculty

Professor, Biochem/Mol Bio
ejadams@uchicago.edu
Our laboratory is interested in the molecular signals that are used by the immune system to distinguish healthy from unhealthy tissue. Many of our projects focus on “...
Assistant Professor, Medicine/Genetics
onibasu@uchicago.edu
We are an interdisciplinary research group that combines expertise from physics, genomics, molecular biology and materials science to study complex biological systems...
Professor, Medicine-Endocrinology
gb11@uchicago.edu
Dr. Bell's research program focuses on the genetics of diabetes and other metabolic disorders.
Professor, BSD Academic Admin
jbergels@uchicago.edu
We study the ecology and evolution of plant – pathogen interactions, focusing primarily on Arabidopsis thaliana and the bacteria that reside within it. Our approach is...
Professor, Radiation Oncology
dbishop@uchicago.edu
Homologous recombination repairs DNA damage, facilitates DNA replication, and creates the physical connections between chromosomes needed for reductional chromosome...
Assistant Professor, Medicine/Genetics
mengjiechen@uchicago.edu
My primary research is driven by the need for powerful statistical methods to address the challenges those technologies have posed for data analysis and interpretation...
Professor, Biochem/Mol Bio
scrosson@uchicago.edu
We investigate the molecular basis of environmental adaptation in bacteria that inhabit niches ranging from freshwater, to the ocean, to the interior of mammalian cells...
Professor, Human Genetics
dirienzo@bsd.uchicago.edu
Research in our labs focuses on the genetic architecture of traits and diseases that vary across human populations and on understanding the role of natural selection in...
Professor, Medicine-Hem/Onc
edolan@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
The Dolan lab is focused on improving the quality of life of cancer patients through the identification of genetic variants associated with risk for severe and...
Assistant Professor, Biochem/Mol Bio
dadrummond@uchicago.edu
Dr. Drummond is an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Human Genetics. He studies how cells respond to stress at the molecular level,...