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Faculty

Debabrata Banerjee Debabrata Banerjee
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Calcutta
Phone: (732) 235-4154
E-mail: banerjed@rutgers.edu
Research interest:  Role of carcinoma associated fibroblasts in supporting tumor growth; bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs); Carcinoma Associated Fibroblasts (CAFs); Stromal derived factor 1 (SDF-1); targeting tumor stroma interactions.
J. Don ChenJ. Don Chen
University Professor
Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine
Phone: (732) 235-3292
E-mail: chenjd@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: nuclear receptor signalling and coregulators, acute promyleocyitic leukemia.
Joseph Dougherty
Professor
Ph.D., Yale University
Phone: (732) 235-4588
E-mail: doughejp@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest:  HIV-1 persistence, lentiviral vectors.
Huizhou Fan Huizhou Fan
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Manitoba
Phone: (732) 235-4607
E-mail: fanhu@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: chlamydial biology, development of antiinfectives, regulation of protein ectodomain shedding.
Joseph Fondell Joseph Fondell
Associate Professor
Ph.D., State University of New York
Phone: (732) 235-3348
E-mail: fondeljd@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research Interest:  Regulation of gene expression by nuclear hormone receptors. Pathological role of nuclear receptors in hormone dependent cancers.

Daniel Herranz Benito
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Autonomous University of Madrid
Phone:
E-mail: dh710@cinj.rutgers.edu

Shengkan (Victor) Jin
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Cornell University Weill Medical School
Phone: (732) 235-4329 / 6197
E-mail: victor.jin@rutgers.edu
Research interests: Targeting mitochondria, the engine of life, for treating type 2 diabetes, cancer, and aging.

Joseph LangerJerome A. Langer
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Yale University (Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry)
Phone: (732) 235-5224
E-mail: langer@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: interferon, interferon receptors, lupus, protein design.

Li, Honghua Honghua Li
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Southern California
Phone: (732) 235-7330
E-mail: holi@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: human genetics, genomics, immunogenetics, meiotic recombination, cancer genetics, genetic analysis with single sperm.

Kiran MaduraKiran Madura
Professor
Ph.D., University of Rochester
Phone: (732) 235-5602
E-mail: maduraki@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: ubiquitin-dependent proteolysis in signal transduction pathways in yeast.

 

Daniel S. PilchDaniel S. Pilch
Professor
Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco
Phone: (732) 235-3352
E-mail: daniel.pilch@rutgers.edu
Research interest: antimicrobial and anticancer drug design and development, antibiotics, drug resistance, drug-maromolecule interactions, protein and nucleic   acid structure and function, biothermodynamics, molecular-biophysics.

rabsonArnold B. Rabson
Professor
M.D., Brown University
Phone: (732) 235-9523
E-mail: rabsonab@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Monica Roth Monica Roth
Professor
Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Phone: (732) 235-5048
E-mail: roth@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: retroviral entry, replication, and integration.

Loren W. RunnelsLoren W. Runnels
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Stony Brook University
Phone: (732) 235-4593
E-mail: runnellw@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: TRP channels, early development, cell survival, kidney disease.

Pic of Alexey Ryazanov, PhD Alexey G. Ryazanov
Professor
Ph.D., Moscow State University, Institute of Protein Research
Phone: (732) 235-5526
E-mail: alexey.ryazanov@rutgers.edu
Research interest: Alpha-kinases, channel-kinases and cell signaling.

Lee Ann Schein, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Rutgers University and Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, UMDNJ-RWJMS
Phone: (732) 235-3446
E-mail: scheinla@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research Interests: medical education

 

Kathleen Scotto Kathleen Scotto
Professor
Ph.D., Cornell University (Sloan-Kettering Division)
Phone: (732) 235-4812
E-mail: scottoka@cinj.rutgers.edu
Research interest:  Research targeting the regulation of expression of drug resistance genes in human tumors.

 

Jia Shi
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Florida
Phone: (732) 235-4012
E-mail: shiji@cinj.rutgers.edu

shi, YufangYufang Shi
Professor
Ph.D., University of Alberta
Phone: (732) 235-4501
E-mail: shiyu@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Nancy C. WalworthNancy C. Walworth
Professor and Interim Chair
Ph.D., Yale University
Phone: (732) 235-5661
E-mail: walworna@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: cell cycle checkpoints, genome stability, fission yeast chromatin.

 

Welsh William J. Welsh
Professor
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Phone: (732) 235-3234
E-mail: welshwj@rwjms.rutgers.edu
Research interest: computational chemistry, drug design, predictive toxicology, pattern recognition, bioinformatics, cheminformatics.

 

X.F. Steven ZhengX.F. Steven Zheng
University Professor
Ph.D., Harvard University
Phone: (732) 235-6879
E-mail: zhengst@cinj.rutgers.edu
Research interest: cancer biology, metabolic stress, nutrient signaling, targeted therapy, drug discovery.

 

Emeritus Professor

N. Ronald Morris, M.D.
Phone: (732) 235-4081
E-mail: morrisnr@rwjms.rutgers.edu

 

Adjunct Faculty

Maxim Dorovkov, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Phone: (732) 235-3236
E-mail: dorovkma@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Hui-Yun Wang, Ph.D.
Adjunct Associate Professor
Ph.D., Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Phone: (732) 235-6879
E-mail: wanghy@cinj.rutgers.edu

 

Instructor

Li Chen, M.D.
Instructor
M.D., Suzhou Medical College
Phone: (732) 235-5414
E-mail: chenl2@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Malvika Kaul, Ph.D.
Instructor
Ph.D., Rutgers University, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Phone: (732) 235-3352
E-mail: malvika.kaul@rutgers.edu

Cynthia J. Koziol-White, PhD 
Instructor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Phone: (732) 235-7170
E-mail: cjk167@ca.rutgers.edu

 

Joint Faculty

Emine E. Abali, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
RWJMS - Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Associate Professor
Phone: (732) 235-3911
E-mail: abaliem@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Joseph Bertino Joseph Bertino, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
University Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-8520
E-mail: bertinoj@cinj.rutgers.edu

 

Darren R. Carpizo, MD, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Associate Professor of Surgery and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-6780
E-mail: carpizdr@cinj.rutgers.edu

Lisa K. Denzin, Ph.D.
The Child Health Institute of New Jersey
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-9604
E-mail: denzinlk@rwjms.rutgers.edu/p>

Justin M. Drake, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-8596
E-mail: justin.drake@cinj.rutgers.edu

Zhaohui Feng, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-8814
E-mail: fengzh@cinj.rutgers.edu

Shridar Ganesen Shridar Ganesan, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-5211
E-mail: ganesash@cinj.rutgers.edu

Panos Georgopoulos, Ph.D.
Rutgers University – School of Public Health
EOHSI – Exposure Science and Epidemiology
Professor
Phone: (848) 445-0159
E-mail: panosg@ccl.rutgers.ed

Wenwei Hu, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-8061
E-mail: wh221@cinj.rutgers.edu

Joseph A. Jude, B.V.Sc, Ph.D
Child Health Institute of NJ
Assistant Research Professor
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-8057
E-mail: joseph.antonyjude@rutgers.edu

John B. Kostis John B. Kostis, Ph.D
Department of Medicine
John G. Detwiler Professor of Cardiology
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-7740
E-mail: kostis@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Derek Sant'Angelo, Ph.D.
The Child Health Institute of New Jersey
Chief, Developmental Biology
Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Phone: 732-235-9394
E-mail: santandb@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Patricia K. SonsallaPatricia K. Sonsalla, Ph.D
Department of Neurology
Professor of Neurology and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-4065
E-mail: sonsalla@rwjms.rutgers.edu

 

 

Zhiyuan Shen, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Professor of Radiation Oncology and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-6101
E-mail: shenzh@cinj.rutgers.edu

Bing XiaBing Xia, Ph.D
Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology and Pharmacology
Phone: (732) 235-7410
E-mail: xiabi@cinj.rutgers.edu