Department of Biomedical Engineering Faculty

Professor and chair of department

Steven C. George, MD, PhD
University of Missouri, Columbia (MD), 1991
University of Washington (PhD), 1995

Professor emeritis

Salvatore P. Sutera, PhD
California Institute of Technology, 1960

Full-time professors

Mark Anastasio, PhD
The University of Chicago, 2001

Jianmin Cui, PhD
State University of New York Stony Brook, 1992

Daniel W. Moran, PhD
Arizona State University, 1994

Rohit V. Pappu, PhD
Tufts University, 1996

Yoram Rudy, PhD
Case Western Reserve University, 1978

Lori A. Setton, PhD
Columbia University, 1993

Larry A. Taber, PhD
Stanford University, 1979

Frank Chi-Pong Yin, PhD, MD
University of California, San Diego, 1970; MD, 1973

Quing Zhu, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, 1992

Full-time associate professors

Dennis L. Barbour, MD, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University, 2003

Vitaly Klyachko, PhD
University of Wisconsin, 2002

Baranidharan Raman, PhD
Texas A & M University, 2005

Jin-Yu Shao, PhD
Duke University, 1997

Kurt A. Thoroughman, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University, 1999

Full-time assistant professors

Jan Bieschke, PhD
Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, 2000

Hong Chen, PhD
University of Washington – Seattle, 2011

Kristen Naegle, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009

Jonathan Silva, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, 2008

Graduate group

Samuel Achilefu, PhD
University of Nancy, France, 1991

Hongyu An, DSc
Washington University in St. Louis, 2001

Beau Ances, MD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, 2001

Maxim Artyomov, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009

Martha Bagnall, PhD
University of California, San Diego, 2008

Deanna Barch, PhD
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993

Philip V. Bayly, PhD
Duke University, 1993

Gregory Bowman, PhD
Stanford University, 2010

Michael R. Brent, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991

Paul C. Bridgman, PhD
Purdue University, 1980

David Brody, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2000

Michael Bruchas, PhD
Creighton University, 2004

Andreas H. Burkhalter, PhD
University of Zurich, 1977

Shantanu Chakrabartty, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University, 2004

Delphine Chen, MD, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine, 1999

ShiNung Ching, PhD
University of Michigan, 2009

Barak Cohen, PhD

Maurizio Corbetta, MD
University of Pavia School of Medicine, Italy, 1985

Joseph Culver, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, 1987

Gautam Dantas, PhD
University of Washington, 2005

Aaron DiAntonio, MD, PhD
Stanford University (MD/PhD),1995

Anthony French, MD, PhD
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1995; MD, 1996

Guy Genin, PhD
Harvard University, 1996

Michael Greenberg, PhD

Farshid Guilak, PhD
Columbia University, 1991

James Havranek, PhD
Stanford University, 2003

Tim Holy, PhD
Princeton University, 1997

James Huettner, PhD
Harvard University, 1987

Daniel Kerschensteiner, MD
Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Gttingen, Germany, 2004

Sándor J. Kovács, PhD, MD
California Institute of Technology, 1977; MD, University of Miami, 1979

Spencer Lake, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, 2009

Gregory M. Lanza, PhD
University of Georgia, 1981

Jin-Moo Lee, MD, PhD
Cornell University Medical College, 1993

Eric Leuthardt, MD
University of Pennsylvania, 1999

Matthew Lew, PhD
Stanford University, 2015

H. Harold Li, PhD
Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 2001

Christopher Lingle, PhD
University of Oregon, 1979

Timothy Lohman, PhD
University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1977

Christopher A. Maher, PhD
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and Stony Brook University, 2006

Garland R. Marshall, PhD
Rockefeller University, 1966

Audrey McAlinden, PhD
University of London, Imperial College Medical School, 1998

Robert P. Mecham, PhD
Boston University, 1976

Gretchen Meyer, PhD
University of California, San Diego, 2011

Jeffrey Milbrandt, MD, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, 1978; PhD University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1983

Jeffrey Millman, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011

Robi Mitra, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000

Ilya Monosov, PhD
Brown University, 2010

Arye Nehorai, PhD
Stanford University, 1983

Jeanne Nerbonne, PhD
Georgetown University, 1978

Colin G. Nichols, PhD
Leeds University, 1985

Joseph A. O’Sullivan, PhD
University of Notre Dame, 1986

Camillo Padoa-Schioppa, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002

Parag J. Parikh, MD
Washington University, 2001

Amit Pathak, PhD
University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008

Steven E. Petersen, PhD
California Institute of Technology, 1982

Zachary Pincus, PhD
Stanford University, 2007

David Piston, PhD
University of Illinois, Urbana, 1989

Jay W. Ponder, PhD
Harvard University, 1984

Zachary Ray, MD
University of Iowa College of Medicine, 2004

Stacey Rentschler, MD, PhD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, MD 2004, PhD 2002

Linda Sandell, PhD
Northwestern University, 1980

Vijay Sharma, PhD

Kooresh Isaac Shoghi
Univeristy of California, Los Angeles, 2005

Matthew J. Silva, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996

Lawrence H. Snyder, MD, PhD
University of Rochester, 1992

Sheng-Kwei (Victor) Song, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, 1990

S. Joshua Swamidass, MD/PhD
University of California, Irvine, 2009

Yuan-Chuan Tai, PhD
University of California, Los Angeles, 1998

Simon Tang, PhD
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2007

David C. Van Essen, PhD
Harvard University, 1971

Jessica Wagenseil, DSc
Washington University in St. Louis, 2003

Yong Wang, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, 2009

Xiaowei Wang, PhD
Tufts University Medical School, 2000

Samuel A. Wickline, MD
University of Hawaii, 1980

Pamela Woodard, MD
Duke University School of Medicine, 1990

Hani Zaher, PhD
Simon Fraser University, 2007

Tiezhi Zhang, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2004

Jie Zheng
University of Cincinnati, 1994

Supporting faculty

R. Martin Arthur, PhD
University of Pennsylvania, 1968

Thomas Conturo, MD, PhD
Vanderbilt University, 1989

Elliot L. Elson, PhD
Stanford University, 1966

William A. Frazier III, PhD
Washington University, 1973

Eric Galburt, PhD
University of Washington, 2002

Robert J. Gropler, MD
University of Cincinnati, 1981

Dennis Hallahan, MD
Rush University, 1984

Joseph W. Klaesner, PhD
Vanderbilt University, 1995

Michael K. Pasque, MD
University of Oklahoma, 1978

William D. Richard, PhD
University of Missouri-Rolla, 1988

Richard Scheussler, PhD
Clemson University, 1977

Lilianna (Lila) Solnica-Krezel, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1991

Alan R. Templeton, PhD
University of Michigan, 1972

M. Victor Wickerhauser, PhD
Yale University, 1985