An NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center
Janice Huss

Janice Huss, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Research Focus
  • Connection between the ERR family of nuclear receptors and metabolism

Research Teams

  • Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Janice Huss, Ph.D., is currently associate professor in the Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology within the Diabetes and Metabolism Research Institute. Her findings revealing the connection between the ERR family of nuclear receptors and metabolism has helped to open new lines of scientific inquiry.
Dr. Huss has received the American Diabetes Association’s Innovative Basic Science Award. She is a member of the editorial board of Frontiers in Endocrinology’s Molecular and Structural Endocrinology section. Deeply committed to the training and mentorship of the next generation of scientists, Dr. Huss is a longtime instructor and admission committee member for City of Hope’s Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences. She also serves on the advisory committee for the Postdoctoral Training Office.
Dr. Huss joined City of Hope from the faculty of Washington University School of Medicine, where she previously held a postdoctoral fellowship pursuing research into nuclear receptors whose action affect the cardiovascular system. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her B.S. from Truman State University.


City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 East Duarte Road

Duarte, CA 91010

In The News