Faculty and Trainers

Professor, Ecology & Evolution
joet1@uchicago.edu
My lab studies the mechanisms by which protein functions evolve. We do this by phylogenetically reconstructing the histories of ancient proteins and then synthesizing...
Professor, Mol Gen/Cell Bio
apturkew@uchicago.edu
A network of membrane-bound organelles, interconnected by dynamic vesicular traffic, is a defining hallmark of eukaryotes. Our laboratory studies membrane traffic in...
Professor, Ecology & Evolution
cw16@uchicago.edu
Assistant Professor, Ben May Department
lixingyang@uchicago.edu
The Yang Lab is battling on the frontiers of precision medicine. We focus mostly on human cancer, and are also interested in non-cancer human diseases as well. We...
Assistant Professor, Human Genetics
xczhang@uchicago.edu
How our brain is developed and evolved remains a major question in biology, and abnormal development of the human brain can cause autism, epilepsy and intellectual...
Professor, Neurobiology
xzhuang@bsd.uchicago.edu
We investigate the molecular machinery underlying synaptic plasticity and information processing in the brain. We are especially interested in synaptic mechanisms...