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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Faculty

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The Baylor genetics faculty includes four members of the National Academy of Sciences, eight members of the National Academy of Medicine, nine fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, two Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators and one Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar.

Explore the profiles of faculty below or visit our faculty research page to find faculty listed by subject and by the organism they study.

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Faculty A-C: Graduate Program in Genetics & Genomics

People
First Name
Kjersti
Middle Name
Marie
Last Name
Aagaard
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Chris
Last Name
Amos
Associate Director of Quantitative Science
First Name
Benjamin
Middle Name
Russell
Last Name
Arenkiel
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
David
Middle Name
B.
Last Name
Bates
Associate Professor
First Name
Hugo
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Bellen
Honorific Title
D.V.M., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Alison
Middle Name
Ann
Last Name
Bertuch
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Penelope
Middle Name
E
Last Name
Bonnen
Honorific Title
Ph.D., B.S.
Associate Professor
First Name
Juan
Last Name
Botas
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Lindsay
Last Name
Burrage
Assistant Professor
First Name
Hsiao-Tuan
Last Name
Chao
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Rui
Last Name
Chen
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Chao
Last Name
Cheng
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Chonghui
Last Name
Cheng
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Edward
Middle Name
C
Last Name
Cooper
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Thomas
Middle Name
A.
Last Name
Cooper
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
First Name
Mauro
Last Name
Costa-Mattioli
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor and Cullen Foundation Endowed Chair
First Name
William
Middle Name
James
Last Name
Craigen
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
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Faculty D-J: Graduate Program in Genetics & Genomics

People
First Name
Weiwei
Last Name
Dang
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Mary
Middle Name
E.
Last Name
Dickinson
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Senior Vice President and Dean of Research
First Name
Herman
Middle Name
A.
Last Name
Dierick
Honorific Title
M.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Gloria
Middle Name
Vittone
Last Name
Echeverria
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Richard
Middle Name
H.
Last Name
Finnell
Honorific Title
William T Butler MD Dist Chair
Professor
First Name
Richard
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Gibbs
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Wofford Cain Chair and Professor
First Name
Margaret
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Goodell
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
First Name
Andy
Last Name
Groves
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor and Vivian L. Smith Endowed Chair in Neuroscience
First Name
Neil
Last Name
Hanchard
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Sean
Middle Name
M.
Last Name
Hartig
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Philip
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Hastings
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Jason
Middle Name
D
Last Name
Heaney
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Christophe
Last Name
Herman
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Kendal
Middle Name
D
Last Name
Hirschi
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
H. Courtney
Last Name
Hodges
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Grzegorz
Last Name
Ira
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Hamed
Last Name
Jafar-Nejad
Honorific Title
M.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Milan
Last Name
Jamrich
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
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Faculty K-O: Graduate Program in Genetics & Genomics

People
First Name
Benny
Middle Name
Abraham
Last Name
Kaipparettu
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Brendan
Last Name
Lee
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Chair
First Name
Olivier
Last Name
Lichtarge
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Cullen Chair and Professor
First Name
Erez
Middle Name
S
Last Name
Lieberman Aiden
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Zhandong
Last Name
Liu
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Philip
Middle Name
J.
Last Name
Lupo
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
James
Middle Name
R
Last Name
Lupski
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D., D.Sc. (hon)
The Cullen Foundation Endowed Chair in Molecular Genetics
First Name
Graeme
Last Name
Mardon
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
James R. Davis Chair in Pathology and Immunology
First Name
James
Middle Name
F
Last Name
Martin
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Martin
Middle Name
M.
Last Name
Matzuk
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Department Chair
First Name
Aleksandar
Last Name
Milosavljevic
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Henry and Emma Meyer Professor in Molecular Genetics
First Name
David
Last Name
Moore
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
David
Middle Name
L
Last Name
Nelson
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Philip
Last Name
Ng
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Faculty P-U: Graduate Program in Genetics & Genomics

People
First Name
Dongsu
Last Name
Park
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Donald
Middle Name
Williams
Last Name
Parsons
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Sharon
Middle Name
E
Last Name
Plon
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Ross
Middle Name
A.
Last Name
Poché
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Jeffrey
Last Name
Rogers
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Susan
Middle Name
M
Last Name
Rosenberg
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Ben F. Love Chair in Cancer Research
First Name
Rodney
Middle Name
Cavero
Last Name
Samaco
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Buck
Last Name
Samuel
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Daryl
Middle Name
Armstrong
Last Name
Scott
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Gad
Last Name
Shaulsky
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
First Name
Noah
Middle Name
Freeman
Last Name
Shroyer
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Joshua
Middle Name
M
Last Name
Shulman
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Richard
Middle Name
N
Last Name
Sifers
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Pawel
Last Name
Stankiewicz
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Zheng
Last Name
Sun
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Faculty V-Z: Graduate Program in Genetics & Genomics

People
First Name
Eric
Last Name
Van Nostrand
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Ignatia
Middle Name
Barbara
Last Name
Van den Veyver
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
First Name
Cheryl
Last Name
Walker
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Director
First Name
Meng
Last Name
Wang
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Michael
Middle Name
Francis
Last Name
Wangler
Honorific Title
M.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Robert
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Waterland
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Xander
Last Name
Wehrens
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Trey
Last Name
Westbrook
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Lee-Jun
Last Name
Wong
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Joshua
Middle Name
D.
Last Name
Wythe
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Mingshan
Last Name
Xue
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Shinya
Last Name
Yamamoto
Honorific Title
D.V.M., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Fuli
Last Name
Yu
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Jihye
Last Name
Yun
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Lilei
Last Name
Zhang
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Hui
Last Name
Zheng
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Director/Professor
First Name
Huda
Middle Name
Yahya
Last Name
Zoghbi
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
First Name
Chenghang (Chuck)
Last Name
Zong
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor