Graduate School Faculty

Karen Aboody, M.D.
Professor, Department of Developmental & Stem Cell Biology and Division of Neurosurgery
Duarte
David K. Ann, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Co-leader, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program
Associate Dean of Admissions, Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Behnam Badie, M.D.
Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery
Chief, Division of Neurosurgery
Director, Brain Tumor Program
Neurosurgeon
Duarte, Arcadia
Adam Bailis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Associate Dean of Career Development, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Michael Barish, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Duarte
Jacob M. Berlin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Duarte
Andrea Bild, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Duarte
Mark Boldin, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Duarte
Christine Brown, Ph.D.
Heritage Provider Network Professor in Immunotherapy
Associate Director, T Cell Therapeutics Research Laboratory
Research Professor, Departments of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Immuno-Oncology
Duarte
John C. Burnett, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Center for Gene Therapy
Duarte
Edouard Cantin, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
Duarte
Angelo A. Cardoso, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Professor, Center for Gene Therapy
Research Director, Alpha Clinic
Duarte
Nadia Carlesso, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Director of Basic Research, Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research
Professor, Department of Hematologic Malignancies Translational Science
Professor, Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research
Duarte
John Chan, M.D.
Co-leader, Hematology Malignancies Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Dr. Norman & Melinda Payson Professor in Hematologic Cancers
Hematopathologist
Professor, Department of Pathology
Duarte
Saswati Chatterjee, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Surgery
Duarte
Ammar Ahmed Chaudhry, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology
WenYong Chen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, Beckman Research Institute
Duarte
Mike Y. Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery
Neurosurgeon
Duarte, Arcadia
Yuan Chen, Ph.D.
Dean, Transdisciplinary Research
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Duarte
Shiuan Chen, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
The Lester M. and Irene C. Finkelstein Chair in Biology
Duarte
Chun-Wei (David) Chen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Director, Division of Epigenetic and Transcriptional Engineering, Department of Systems Biology
Zhen Chen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Duarte
Warren A. Chow, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Medical Oncologist
Duarte, South Bay
Thanh H. Dellinger, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Surgery, Department of Surgery
Gynecologic Oncology Surgeon
Duarte, Glendora
Sangeeta Dhawan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
Duarte
Don J. Diamond, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Duarte
Richard Ermel, D.V.M., M.P.V.M, Ph.D., DACLAM
Director and Professor, Division of Comparative Medicine
Director, Animal Resources Core
Duarte
Yuman Fong, M.D.
The Sangiacomo Family Chair in Surgical Oncology
Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery
Director, Center for International Medicine
Professor, Center for Gene Therapy
Surgical Oncologist
Duarte
Stephen J. Forman, M.D.
Francis & Kathleen McNamara Distinguished Chair in Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Professor and Chair, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Leader, Hematologic Malignancies and Stem Cell Transplantation Institute
Co-leader, Hematologic Malignancies Program
Principal Investigator, Lymphoma SPORE
Director, T Cell Immunotherapy Laboratory
Director, T Cell Therapeutics Research Laboratory
Hematologist/Oncologist
Duarte
Patrick Fueger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Director, Metabolic Phenotyping Core Facility
Duarte
Carlotta Glackin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Duarte
Robert Hickey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Duarte
David Horne, Ph.D.
Vice Provost and Associate Director, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
Dr. & Mrs. Allen Y. Chao Chair in Developmental Cancer Therapeutics
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Dean of Faculty Affairs
Interim Chair, Department of Research Information Sciences
Director, Synthetic and Biopolymer Chemistry Core
Co-director, Drug Discovery and Structural Biology
Co-Leader for Developmental Cancer Therapeutics
Duarte
Wendong Huang, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism Research
Duarte
Susanta K. Hui, Ph.D., D.A.B.R.
Clinical Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
Duarte
Janice Huss, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Duarte
Keiichi Itakura, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Duarte
Rahul Jandial, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery
Neurosurgeon & Scientist
Duarte, South Pasadena
Lei Jiang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Duarte
Jeremy Jones, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor, Division of Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Duarte
Tijana Jovanovic-Talisman , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Duarte
Michael Kahn, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Molecular Medicine
Co-leader, Developmental Cancer Therapeutics Program
Markus Kalkum, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
Director, Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics Core
Duarte
Rick Kittles, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Health Equities, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor and Director, Division of Health Equities, Department of Population Sciences
Duarte
Marcin Kortylewski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Duarte
Teresa Ku, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics Research
Duarte
Ya-Huei Kuo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Hematologic Malignancies Translational Science
Duarte
Larry W. Kwak, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice President and Deputy Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, Toni Stephenson Lymphoma Center
Dr. Michael Friedman Professor in Translational Medicine
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Hematologist/Oncologist
Duarte
Mark LaBarge, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Population Sciences
Duarte
Keane Lai, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Pathology
Pathologist
Duarte
Peter P. Lee, M.D.
Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Professor in Cancer Immunotherapeutics
Chair, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Co-leader, Cancer Immunotherapeutics Program
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Duarte
Ren-Jang Lin, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Associate Dean of Curriculum, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Yilun Liu, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Director, Master of Science Program in Translational Medicine
Associate Dean for Master's Education, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Qiang Lu, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Ke Ma, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Duarte
Linda Malkas, Ph.D.
Dean, Translational Science, External Affairs
M.T. & B.A. Ahmadinia Professor in Molecular Oncology
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Duarte
Edwin Manuel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Duarte
Guido Marcucci, M.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Hematologic Malignancies Translational Science
Director, Gehr Family Center for Leukemia Research
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Hematologist/Oncologist
Duarte
Jeannine McCune, Pharm.D.
Professor, Department of Population Sciences and Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Duarte
Marcia Miller, Ph.D.
Associate Chair and Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Director, Electron Microscopy Core Facility
Duarte
Kevin Morris, Ph.D.
Professor, Center for Gene Therapy
Duarte
Markus Müschen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Department of Systems Biology
Associate Director of Basic Science, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Norman and Sadie Lee Foundation Endowed Professor in Pediatrics
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Faculty Scholar
Rama Natarajan, Ph.D
National Business Products Industry Professor in Diabetes Research, Professor and Chair, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Member, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte
Susan L. Neuhausen, Ph.D.
The Morris & Horowitz Families Professor in Cancer Etiology & Outcomes Research
Director, Division of Biomarkers of Early Detection and Prevention, Department of Population Sciences
Co-leader, Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte
Edward Newman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
Duarte
Vu Nguyen Ngo, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Timothy O'Connor, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Cancer Biology
Duarte
Javier Gordon Ogembo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Duarte
Flavia Pichiorri, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research
Monrovia
Saul Priceman, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Duarte
Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Division of Dermatology
Director, Cutaneous Lymphoma Program, Toni Stephenson Lymphoma Center
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pathology
Dermatologist / Dermatopathologist
Duarte
Arthur D. Riggs, Ph.D.
Samuel Rahbar Chair in Diabetes & Drug Discovery
Director, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute at City of Hope
Director Emeritus, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
Duarte
Russell Rockne, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Mathematical Oncology
Assistant Professor, Department of Computational and Quantitative Medicine
Co-director, Biostatistics and Mathematical Oncology Core
Duarte
Andrei Rodin, Ph.D.
Dr. Susumu Ohno Chair in Theoretical Biology
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Duarte
Bart O. Roep, Ph.D.
Chan Soon-Shiong Shapiro Distinguished Chair in Diabetes
Professor and Founding Chair, Department of Diabetes Immunology
Duarte
Steven T. Rosen, M.D.
Irell & Manella Cancer Center Director’s Distinguished Chair
Morgan & Helen Chu Director’s Chair of the Beckman Research Institute
Provost and Chief Scientific Officer
Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, Beckman Research Institute
Director, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Hematologist/Oncologist
Duarte
John J. Rossi, Ph.D.
Lidow Family Research Chair
Morgan & Helen Chu Dean’s Chair of the Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Dean, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Chair and Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Duarte
Ravi Salgia, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Associate Director for Clinical Sciences
Arthur & Rosalie Kaplan Endowed Chair in Medical Oncology
Duarte
Paul Salvaterra, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Duarte
Dustin E. Schones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Duarte
Victoria L. Seewaldt, M.D.
Ruth Ziegler Professor and Chair, Department of Population Sciences
Associate Director for Population Sciences Research, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte, South Pasadena
Binghui Shen, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Co-leader, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Co-director, NCI-funded T32 Program
Duarte
Yanhong Shi, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Stem Cell Biology Research
Director, Stem Cell Core
Professor, Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Duarte
Ben Shih, Ph.D.
Assistant professor, Translational Research & Cellular Therapeutics
Duarte
John Shively, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
Associate Dean, Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Duarte
Christopher Sistrunk, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Population Sciences
Duarte
Steven Smith, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of Urology and Urologic Oncology, Department of Surgery
Duarte
Jeremy Stark, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Associate Dean of Assessment, Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences
Scientific Director, Analytical Cytometry Core
Duarte
Cy Aaron Stein, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Duarte
Zuoming Sun, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
Duarte
Zijie Sun, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Cancer Biology
Director, Prostate Cancer Research Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center and Beckman Research Institute
Duarte
Timothy Synold, Pharm. D.
Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
Director, Analytical Pharmacology Core Facility
Duarte
John Termini, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Shared Resources, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Duarte
Debbie C. Thurmond, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
Ruth B. & Robert K. Lanman Chair in Gene Regulation and Drug Discovery Research
Duarte
Lindsey S. Treviño, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Health Equities, Department of Population Sciences
Duarte
Nagarajan Vaidehi, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Computational and Quantitative Medicine
Duarte
Qiong (Annabel) Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Duarte
Leo David Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist
Duarte
Lili Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Jeffrey Weitzel, M.D.
Dr. Norman & Melinda Payson Professor in Medical Oncology
Director, Division of Clinical Cancer Genomics, Department of Population Sciences
Director, Cancer Screening & Prevention Programs Network
Director, Cancer Genomics Education Program
Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research and Department of Population Sciences
Duarte, South Pasadena
John Williams, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine
Director, X-ray Crystallography Core
Duarte
Anna Wu, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging and Therapy
Co-director, Center for Theranostics
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
Duarte
Yanzhong (Frankie) Yang, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Duarte
Jiing Kuan Yee, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Duarte
Hua Yu, Ph.D.
Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Professor in Tumor Immunotherapy
Associate Chair and Professor, Department of Immuno-Oncology
Co-leader, Cancer Immunotherapeutics Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte
Xiaochun Yu, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Yuan Yuan, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
Medical Oncologist
Duarte
John A. Zaia, M.D.
Aaron D. Miller and Edith Miller Chair in Gene Therapy
Director, Center for Gene Therapy
Principal Investigator, Alpha Clinic for Cell Therapy and Innovation
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Program Director, Alpha Clinic
Duarte
Defu Zeng
Professor, Department of Diabetes Immunology
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Duarte