Weill Cornell Medical College Faculty

Alphabetical listing by Last Name: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Physiology and Biophysics

    Full and Part Time Faculty (Weill Cornell Medical College)

  • Aksay, Emre Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Computational Neuroscience in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.S. 1993, University of Washington; M.A. 1996, Princeton University; Ph.D. 2001, New York University.Research Profile
  • Andersen, Olaf Sparre Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. M.D. 1971, Copenhagen University Faculty of Medicine (Denmark).Research Profile
  • Blanchard, Scott C. Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.A. 1991, University of California, Davis; B.S. 1994, University of California, Santa Cruz; Ph.D. 2002, Stanford University.Research Profile
  • Boudker, Olga Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.Sc. 1990, Novosibirsk State University (Russia); M.Sc. 1993, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Ph.D. 1999, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Campagne, Fabien Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine Research in Physiology and Biophysics.
    Assistant Professor of Research in Computational Biomedicine.
    Ph.D. 1998, Henry Poincare University (France).Research Profile
  • Christini, David J. Professor of Biomedical Engineering in Medicine.
    Professor of Computational Biomedicine.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    B.S. 1991, Pennsylvania State University; M.S. 1993, Boston University; Ph.D. 1997, Boston University.Research Profile
  • Dundar, Friederike Assistant Computational Genomicist in Physiology and Biophysics. B.Sc. 2008, Julius Maximilians University (Germany); M.Sc. 2010, Julius Maximilians University (Germany); Dr. rer. nat. 2014, A. Ludwig University, Freiburg (Germany).Research Profile
  • Elemento, Olivier Walter B. Wriston Research Scholar.
    Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.S. 1995, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse (France); M.S. 1998, University of Nottingham (United Kingdom); M.S. 1999, University of Paris (France); Ph.D. 2003, University of Montpellier (France).Research Profile
  • Frindt, Gustavo F. Associate Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics. B.Sc. 1959, Pontifical Catholic University (Chile); M.D. 1963, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile Medical School (Chile).Research Profile
  • Gardner, Daniel Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics in Neuroscience.
    A.B. 1966, Columbia University; Ph.D. 1971, New York University.Research Profile
  • Georgieva, Elka Radoslavova Instructor in Physiology and Biophysics. M.Sc. 1998, Sofia University (Bulgaria); Ph.D. 2006, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Institute of Catalysis (Bulgaria).Research Profile
  • Grafstein, Bernice Vincent and Brooke Astor Distinguished Professor in Neuroscience.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Professor of Neuroscience.
    B.A. 1951, University of Toronto (Canada); Ph.D. 1954, McGill University (Canada); D.Sc. (honoris causa) 2011, McGill University (Canada).Research Profile
  • Hajirasouliha, Iman Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Assistant Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.Sc. 2005, Sharif University (Iran); M.Sc. 2007, Simon Fraser University (Canada); Ph.D. 2012, Simon Fraser University (Canada).Research Profile
  • Herzlinger, Doris A. Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics in Urology.
    B.A. 1975, Clark University; Ph.D. 1982, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn.Research Profile
  • Huang, Xin-Yun Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1983, Wuhan University (China); Ph.D. 1988, University of Houston.Research Profile
  • Huggins, David John Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine Research in Physiology and Biophysics. M.Sc. 2002, Oxford University (United Kingdom); D.Phil. 2005, Oxford University (United Kingdom).Research Profile
  • Hurtado, Romulo Instructor in Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 2002, City College, City University of New York; Ph.D. 2010, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University.Research Profile
  • Khelashvili, George Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics.
    Assistant Professor of Research in Computational Biophysics.
    B.Sc. 1997, Tbilisi State University (Georgia); M.Sc. 1999, Tbilisi State University (Georgia); Ph.D. 2005, Illinois Institute of Technology.Research Profile
  • Khurana, Ekta Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Assistant Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.S. 2000, University of Delhi (India); M.S. 2002, Indian Institute of Technology (India); Ph.D. 2008, University of Pennsylvania.Research Profile
  • Landau, Dan Avi Assistant Professor of Medicine.
    Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    B.Sc. 1998, Tel Aviv University (Israel); M.D. 2002, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University (Israel); Ph.D. 2013, University of Paris VII, Denis Diderot (France).Research Profile
  • Mason, Christopher Edward Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience.
    Associate Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.S. 2001, University of Wisconsin, Madison; M.Phil. 2003, Yale University; Ph.D. 2006, Yale University.Research Profile
  • Morra, Giulia Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computational Biophysics in Physiology and Biophysics. M.A. 1998, Universita Statale di Milano (Italy); Ph.D. 2004, Free University of Berlin (Germany).Research Profile
  • Nimigean, Crina M. Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics in Anesthesiology.
    Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Biochemistry.
    B.S. 1995, University of Bucharest (Romania); M.S. 1995, University of Bucharest (Romania); Ph.D. 1999, University of Miami.Research Profile
  • Nirenberg, Sheila Nanette Laitman Professor in Neurology and Neuroscience.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Professor of Computational Neuroscience in Computational Biomedicine.
    B.A. 1983, State University of New York at Albany; Ph.D. 1993, Harvard University.Research Profile
  • Palmer, Lawrence G. Thomas H. Meikle Jr., Professor of Medical Education.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    A.B. 1970, Swarthmore College; Ph.D. 1976, University of Pennsylvania.Research Profile
  • Pecker, Mark Steven Professor of Clinical Medicine.
    Professor of Clinical Medicine in Physiology and Biophysics.
    B.S. 1973, Brown University; M.D. 1977, New York University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Rusinova, Radda Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1999, Brandeis University; Ph.D. 2006, Mount Sinai School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Scheuring, Simon Andreas Professor of Physiology and Biophysics in Anesthesiology.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    M.S. 1996, University of Basel (Switzerland); Ph.D. 2001, University of Basel (Switzerland).Research Profile
  • Silver, Randi B. Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.A. 1979, Skidmore College; Ph.D. 1986, Brown University.Research Profile
  • Skrabanek, Lucy Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine in Physiology and Biophysics.
    Assistant Professor of Computational Biomedicine.
    B.A. 1994, Trinity College (Ireland); Ph.D. 2000, Trinity College (Ireland).Research Profile
  • Vincent, Clara Theresa Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics. M.S. 2000, Karolinska Institute (Sweden); Ph.D. 2007, Karolinska Institute (Sweden).Research Profile
  • Weinstein, Alan Mark Professor of Medicine.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    A.B. 1971, Princeton University; M.D. 1975, Harvard Medical School.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Weinstein, Harel The Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Tri-Institutional Professor.
    Chairman of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Member (Affiliate), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
    Bs.C. 1966, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (Israel); M.Sc. 1968, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (Israel); D.Sc. 1971, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (Israel).Research Profile
  • Yan, Boyuan Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 2004, Dalian University of Technology (China); M.S. 2007, University of California, Riverside; M.S. 2008, University of California, Riverside; Ph.D. 2009, University of California, Riverside.Research Profile
  • Full-Time Faculty (Affiliate Hospitals and Other Institutions)

  • Blobel, Carl P. Professor of Physiology in Medicine.
    Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    M.D. 1984, Justus-Liebig University Faculty of Medicine (Germany); Ph.D. 1991, University of California, San Francisco.Research Profile
  • Bovell, Douglas Leslie Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.Sc. 1986, University of Glasgow (United Kingdom); Ph.D. 1990, University of Glasgow (United Kingdom).Research Profile
  • Busselberg, Dietrich Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.A., M.A. 1986, University of Hohenheim (Germany); Ph.D. 1989, University of Hohenheim (Germany).Research Profile
  • Courjaret, Raphael Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics. M.S. 1998, University of Angers (France); Ph.D. 2003, University of Angers (France).Research Profile
  • Holroyd, Sean Matthew Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics (Interim). B.Sc. 1989, Monash University (Australia); Ph.D. 1995, Monash University (Australia).Research Profile
  • Machaca, Khaled Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1990, American University of Beirut (Lebanon); M.S. 1992, University of Georgia; Ph.D. 1996, Emory University.Research Profile
  • Suhre, Karsten Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1991, University of Osnabrueck (Germany); Ph.D. 1994, University of Toulouse (France).Research Profile
  • Emeritus, Adjunct, and Other Faculty

  • Accardi, Alessio Associate Professor of Physiology & Biophysics in Anesthesiology.
    Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics.
    Associate Professor of Biochemistry.
    Laurea (BS/MS) 1997, University of Rome I "La Sapienza" (Italy); Ph.D. 2002, University of Genoa (Italy).Research Profile
  • Clancy, Colleen E. Adjunct Associate Professor of Computational Biomedicine in Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1994, Union College; Ph.D. 2001, Case Western Reserve University.Research Profile
  • Durkin, John T. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1978, Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D. 1986, Harvard University.Research Profile
  • Gadsby, David C. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.A. 1969, Cambridge University (United Kingdom); M.A. 1973, Cambridge University (United Kingdom); Ph.D. 1978, University of London (United Kingdom).Research Profile
  • Krampis, Konstantinos Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biophysics in Physiology and Biophysics.
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computational Genomics in the Institute for Computational Biomedicine.
    B.Sc. 2001, University of Athens (Greece); M.Sc. 2003, University of Athens (Greece); Ph.D. 2009, Virginia Polytechnic Institute.Research Profile
  • Lee, Chin Ok Adjunct Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. B.S. 1965, Seoul National University College of Medicine (Korea); M.S. 1967, Seoul National University College of Medicine (Korea); Ph.D. 1973, Indiana University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Lundbaek, Jens A. Adjunct Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics. M.D. 1991, Copenhagen University Faculty of Medicine (Denmark); D.Sc. 2008, University of Copenhagen (Denmark).Research Profile
  • Maack, Thomas Professor Emeritus of Physiology and Biophysics. M.D. 1961, University of Sao Paulo, Faculty of Medicine (Brazil).Research Profile
  • Qiu, Weigang Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biophjysics in Physiology and Biophysics.
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computational Genomics in the Institute for Computational Biomedicine.
    B.Sc. 1986, Fudan University (China); M.Sc. 1989, Shanghai Jiaotong University (China); Ph.D. 1999, State University of New York at Stony Brook.Research Profile
  • Shi, Lei Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics (Courtesy). B.S. 1996, Beijing University (China); Ph.D. 2002, Columbia University.Research Profile
  • Windhager, Erich Ernst Professor Emeritus of Physiology and Biophysics. M.D. 1954, University of Vienna Faculty of Medicine (Austria).Research Profile

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