Penelope Bonnen, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine. Genomics and population genetics; genetics of infectious disease; genetics of metabolic disease.
George E. Fox, Ph.D. University of Houston. RNA structure, function & evolution; bioinformatics.
Xiaolin Gao, Ph.D. University of Houston. Biophysical and bioorganic chemistry of nucleic acids; NMR of nuclei acids, proteins, antitumor antibiotics, and their complexes; development of biochips for genetic screening.
Richard A. Gibbs, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. The Human Genome Project; molecular basis of human genetic diseases; molecular evolution.
Dan Graur, Ph.D. University of Houston. Molecular Evolution. Several theoretical, statistical, and analytical topics within the broad area of molecular evolution.
Marek Kimmel, Ph.D. Rice University. Informatics and statistical modeling of genome dynamics.
Ching Ching Lau, M.D., Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Genomics and proteomics of cancer, bioinformatics, and development of targeted therapy.
Suzanne Leal, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Statistical Genetics and Genetic Epidemiology.
Wei Li, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. A Genomic View of Epigenetic and Transcriptional Regulation.
Olivier Lichtarge, M.D., Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Annotation and Designed Perturbation of Protein Function and Pathways.
Jun Liu, Ph.D. University of Texas Health Science Center. 3-D structure/function of macromolecular assemblies, bacteria and enveloped viruses; AIDS virus; viral entry and antibody neutralization.
Jianpeng Ma, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Computational Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology.
Aleksandar Milosavljevic, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Bioinformatics and Comparative Genomics.
Gad Shaulsky, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. Allorecognition, evolution of sociality and functional genomics in Dictyostelium.
John L. Spudich, Ph.D. Unversity of Texas Houston Medical School. Photosensory Receptors & Signal Transduction / Microbial Rhodopsins.
Lynn Zechiedrich, Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine. DNA topoisomererases and antimicrobial resistance.