Tenure/Tenure-Track

 

Kostia BergmanKostia Bergman
Title: Associate Professor
Expertise: Microbial genetics

 

 

 

Yunrong ChaiYunrong Chai
Title: Assistant Professor
Expertise: Microbial genomics and biofilm formation

 

 

 

Erin Cram

Erin Cram
Title: Associate Professor and Associate Chair
Expertise: Cell migration and mechanotransduction in C. elegans; Improving production of drug compounds by medicinal plants

 

 

Frederick Davis

Frederick Davis
Title: Professor and Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs
Expertise: Circadian Rhythms; Developmental Biology; Behavioral Neurobiology

 

 

 

Slava Epstein

Slava Epstein
Title: College Distinguished Professor
Expertise: Microbial ecology, diversity, and biotechnology

 

 

 

Veronica Godoy-Carter

Veronica Godoy-Carter
Title: Associate Professor
Expertise: Molecular Microbiology, DNA Damage Pathways

 

 

 

Konstantin Khrapko

Konstantin Khrapko
Title: Professor
Expertise: Mitochondrial physiology and pathology in human aging and disease

 

 

Kim Lewis

Kim Lewis
Title: University Distinguished Professor; Director, Antimicrobial Discovery Center
Expertise: Molecular Microbiology

 

 

James Manning

James Manning
Title: Professor
Expertise: Protein Structure and Function

 

 

 

James Monaghan

James Monaghan
Title: Assistant Professor
Expertise: Regeneration Biology

 

 

 

Donald O'Malley

Donald O’Malley
Title: Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator
Expertise: Computational and Systems Neuroscience, Evolution of Biological Intelligence

 

 

Jacqueline PiretJacqueline Piret
Title: Associate Professor and Associate Head Advisor
Expertise: Molecular Microbiology

 

 

 

Susan Powers-Lee

Susan Powers-Lee
Title: Professor and Director, Biochemistry Program
Expertise: Enzyme Structure and Function

 

 

 

Sir Richard Roberts

Sir Richard John Roberts
Title: Distinguished University Professor
Expertise: Restriction endonucleases, DNA methylases, computational molecular biology

 

 

Michail Sitkovsky

Michail Sitkovsky
Title: Professor and Director of New England Inflammation and Tissue Protection Institute
Expertise: Biochemistry and Immunopharmacology

 

 

Wendy Smith

Wendy Smith
Title: Arts + Sciences Distinguished Associate Professor and Interim Chair
Expertise: Hormonal control of insect growth and development

 

 

 

Dagmar Sternad

Dagmar Sternad
Title: Professor of Biology, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Expertise: Motor Control and Neuroscience

 

 

 

Phyllis Strauss

Phyllis Strauss
Title: Matthews Distinguished University Professor
Expertise: Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology

 

 

 

Jon Tilly

Jonathan Tilly
Title: Interim Dean and Professor
Expertise: Reproductive biology, stem cell biology, regenerative medicine, infertility, and aging

 

 

Dori Woods

Dori Woods
Title: Assistant Professor
Expertise: Reproductive Biology, Stem Cell Biology, Regenerative Medicine, Aging

 

 

Günther Zupanc

Günther Zupanc
Title: Professor
Expertise: Behavioral Neurobiology; Developmental Neurobiology; Comparative Neurobiology; Regenerative Biology

 

 

 

Affiliated Faculty

Joseph Ayers

William Detrich

Jonathan Grabowski

Rebeca Rosengaus

Geoffrey Trussell

Steven Vollmer

Teaching Professors and Lecturers

 

grey default generic headshotJamie Bunce
Title: Lecturer, Behavioral Neuroscience

 

 

 

Gail BegleyGail Begley
Title: Teaching Professor and Director of the University Pre-Health Program

 

 

 

Kristen FertuckKirsten Fertuck
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Expertise: Biochemistry and Environmental Toxicology

 

 

 

Melissa McelligottMelissa McElligott
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Expertise: Neurobiology, Vertebrate Locomotion, Pedagogy

 

 

 

Jennifer PirriJennifer Pirri
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Expertise: Behavioral Neuroscience

 

 

 

MarySusan Potts-Santone
MarySusan Potts-Santone

Title: Associate Teaching Professor
Expertise: Marine Invertebrate Zoology and Universal Instructional Design in the Biology Classroom

 

 

Christopher Richardson

Christopher Richardson
Title: Lecturer
Expertise: Physiological Ecology, Evolutionary Physiology

 

 

 

Nikos Soukos

Nikolaos (Nikos) Soukos
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Expertise: Photomedicine, Experimental Pathology

 

 

 

Steve Untersee

Steven Untersee
Title: Lecturer
Expertise: Marine Biology

 

 

 

Jade Zee

M. Jade Zee
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor and Associate Director of Behavioral Neurobiology
Expertise: Behavioral Neurobiology, Neuroendocrinology

 

 

 

Adjunct Faculty and Visiting Professors

 

Bernard Huchzermeyer
Bernhard Huchzermeyer

Title: Visiting Professor
Expertise: Botany

 

 

Hans-Jörg Jacobson
Hans-Jörg Jacobson

Title: Visiting Professor
Expertise: Genetics

 

 

 

Emeritus Faculty

 

Don CheneyDonald Cheney
Professor Emeritus

 

 

 

Gwilym JonesGwilym Jones
Professor Emeritus

 

 

 

Richard Marsh
Richard Marsh
Professor Emeritus

 

 

 

Charles MeszoelyCharles Meszoely
Professor Emeritus

 

 

 

Dan Scheirer
Daniel Scheirer
Associate Professor Emeritus

 

 

 

Carol WarnerCarol Warner
Professor Emeritus
Matthews Distinguished Professor Emerita