Members - Baylor College of Medicine Faculty

Members A-C: CIBR Center

Kjersti Marie Aagaard, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor

Microbiome interactions to preterm birth; The in utero environment and epigenetics in fetal programming and development

Erez S Lieberman Aiden, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6522

Genevera Allen

Assistant Professor

Dora Angelaki, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1469

Navigation circuits; Multisensory integration; Computational neuroscience

Philip R Baldwin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

John W Belmont, M.D., Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-4634

Structural congenital heart defects including abnormalities in laterality and hypoplastic left heart syndrome; Medical population genetics…

Susan Blaney, M.D.

Phone

  • (832) 822-1482

Novel therapies for pediatric cancer

Penelope E Bonnen, Ph.D., B.S.

Associate Professor

Functional genomics, bioinformatics, metabolomics and human genetics of mitochondrial and metabolic disease.

Rui Chen, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5194

Wah Chiu, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6985

Bioinformatics; Nano Medicine and Drug Design; Cryo-Electron Microscopy and Tomography; Biophysics and Computational Biology…

Chad Creighton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-2264

Understanding the molecular basis of cancer through genomics and proteomics; Integrative analysis of diverse molecular data types…

Chonghui Cheng, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

RNA; Alternative splicing; Breast Cancer Metastasis; Clinical Applications

Members D-K: CIBR Center

Francesco J DeMayo, M.S., Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6241

Molecular regulation of cellular differentiation and physiology

Lawrence Allen Donehower, Ph.D., B.S.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3594

Tumor Suppressor Genes in Cancer

Fabrizio Gabbiani, Ph.D., M.A.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1849

Research Interests

Richard A Gibbs, Ph.D.

Wofford Cain Chair and Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6539

Genome science, human molecular evolution, and molecular basis of inherited disease

Susan Galloway Hilsenbeck, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1627

Design and statistical analysis of translational experiments and clinical trials

Joanna Louisa Jankowsky, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8337

Thomas Kosten, M.D.

Jay H. Waggoner Endowed Chair

Phone

  • (713) 794-7032

Developing medications & vaccines for addictions; Pharmacology

Members L-O: CIBR Center

Rainer Lanz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Sukyeong Lee, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-4390

Antibiotic Resistance; Cryo-electron Microscopy and Tomography; Membranes and Membrane Proteins; Nano Medicine and Drug Design…

Wei Li, Ph.D.

Professor/Member

Olivier Lichtarge, M.D., Ph.D.

Cullen Chair and Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5646

Cognitive computing towards multi-scale data integration and rational design of multi-drug therapies.

Charles Y. Lin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7778

Targeting chromatin and transcription deregulation in cancer

Zhandong Liu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Steven J Ludtke, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-9020

Cryo-electron Microscopy and Tomography; Quantitative Image Processing Algorithm Development; Structural Biology and Macromolecular Assemblies…

Jianpeng Ma, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8187

Viral Pathogens; Human; Bioinformatics; Nano Medicine and Drug Design; Biophysics and Computational Biology…

Aleksandar Milosavljevic, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8719

Genomics; Cancer Genomics; Bioinformatics; Epigenomics

David Moore, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3313

Functions of members of the nuclear hormone receptor superfamily

Joel Neilson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8851

Molecular Biology and Genetics; Cell and Developmental Biology; Post-Transcriptional Regulation of Gene Expression; Human Disease

Mirjana Maletic-Savatic, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Imaging metabolomics; Neurogenesis

Mary R. Newsome, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 791-1414

Members P-S: CIBR Center

Timothy Gerald Palzkill, Ph.D.

Chair/Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5609

Protein structure/function and functional genomics; Enzymology; Structural Biology; Membrane Proteins; Drug Resistance Mechanisms…

Joseph Petrosino, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7912

Metagenomics and genetic interactions between commensal microbiota and the host.…

Xaq Pitkow

Assistant Professor

Computational Neuroscience

Nagireddy Putluri, Ph.D

Associate Professor

Uma Ramamurthy, Ph.D., MBA

Assistant Professor

Paperless infrastructure for clinical trials; Innovative IT solutions for medical research; Architectures for health IT systems

Russell Scott Ray, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

We study the molecular and genetic events that give rise to functional neural circuits and how those events may play a role in neurological disorders

Jeffrey Rogers, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7783

Primate models of human disease, especially psychiatric disorders, comparative primate genomics and evolutionary genetics

David R Rowley, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6220

Mechanisms of reactive stroma in cancer progression.

Peter Saggau, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5082

Synaptic transmission and dendritic integration

Ramiro Salas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3502

Brain Imaging; Neuropharmacology; Reward/disappointment brain processing

Melanie Samuel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1561

Discovery of new neural development molecules and pathways.; Development of nanoscopic imaging tools and techniques for circuit analysis.…

Chad A. Shaw, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8087

Statistics, Genomics, Systems Biology, Bioinformatics

Arun Sreekumar, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3305

Cancer Biology; Drug Resistance Mechanisms; Metabolism; Signal Transduction

Richard S Sucgang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5476

Members T-Z: CIBR Center

Andreas Savas Tolias, Ph.D.

Professor

Robert A Waterland, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-0304

Environmental influences on mammalian developmental epigenetics

Theodore G Wensel, Ph.D.

Chair

Phone

  • (713) 798-6994

Neuronal Signal Transduction; Cyclic Nucleotides; Phosphoinositides; G Proteins and G Protein-Coupled Receptors; Ion Channels; Mouse and Rat; Human…

David A Wheeler, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7206

Lisa White, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7607

Elisabeth Anne Wilde, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director of Research for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Phone

  • (713) 798-7331

Kim Carlyle Worley, Ph.D.

Professor

Jeffrey Min-In Yau, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5150

Damian Young, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5419

Synthetic organic chemistry; Fragment-based drug discovery; Diversity-oriented synthesis; Medicinal chemistry; Chemical biology

Fuli Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7676

Large-scale genomic studies; Informatics algorithmic R&D; Population genomics and biomedical Big Data

E. Lynn Zechiedrich, Ph.D.

Kyle and Josephine Morrow Chair in Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Phone

  • (713) 798-5126

DNA supercoiling, DNA topoisomerases, antibiotic resistance, gene therapy

Zhao Wang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3086

Cryo-electron Microscopy and Tomography; Structural Biology and Macromolecular Assemblies; Membrane Proteins…