Chair

Professor and Chair

7374 Scott Hall (office)
6225 Scott Hall (lab)

313-577-6494

Dr. Pellett's research is aimed at understanding the biology of human herpesviruses and improving clinical outcomes of herpesvirus infections, with a focus on human cytomegalovirus (HCMV).

Faculty

Associate Professor

4213 Scott Hall

313-577-8645

Dr. Ackerman's research involves mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation with emphasis on the ATP synthase enzyme.

Professor | Director of the BMB MS Program

234 Lande

313-577-0419

Dr. Akins' research involves microbiomics, fungal exosomes, molecular diagnostics, and antifungal resistance.

Professor

034 Lande

313-577-6659

Dr. Brusilow studies the biochemistry and cell biology of neurodegeneration and the inflammatory response. 

Professor

4117 Scott Hall

313-577-5107

Dr. Edward's laboratory uses X-ray crystallography to elucidate the structure-function relationships of proteins. 

Professor

4200 Scott Hall

313-577-1016

Dr. Evans’ research has always focused on the structure and regulation of complex proteins and how they are controlled within the cell.  

Associate Professor

4273 Scott Hall

313-577-1425

Dr. Gattis' research involves Computational Biology, Scientific Computing, and Matlab Programming.

Assistant Professor

7215 Scott Hall

313-577-5075

Dr. He is interested in signaling pathways regulating innate immunity and the pathogenesis of inflammatory disease.

Assistant Dean of Academic and Student Programs; Associate Professor of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology

310 Mazurek

313-577-1450

Dr. Jackson's research interest is the molecular analysis of the Shiga toxin family of bacterial cytotoxins.

Professor and Associate Chair

4263 Scott Hall

313-993-1335

Dr. Kovari's research involves structure of HIV and hepatitis C virus proteins by x-ray crystallography, mechanisms of viral drug resistance, and human myelin protein zero. 

Associate Professor

5123 Scott Hall

313-577-2682

Dr. Li's research involves stem cell biology, cell reprogramming, disease treatment, and cancer biology. 

Professor

5300 Scott Hall

313-577-0040

Dr. Mitra's research involves trace metals in biology.

Associate Professor

8245 Scott Hall

313-577-4066

 A primary focus of the Sebzda laboratory is discovering new ways to manipulate adaptive immune responses to improve disease outcome in humans.

Assistant Professor

7130 Scott Hall

313-577-9746

Dr. Theis' lab takes a hologenomic approach to investigating pathogenic and beneficial host-microbe interactions within the realms of medicine and behavior.

Associate Professor

7213 Scott Hall

313-577-1310

Dr. Thipparthi's research includes the role of Sam68 in HIV-1 infection.

Professor

8245 Scott Hall

(313) 577-1564

Dr. Tse's research emphasis is in autoimmunity and autoimmune diseases.

Professor

5113 Scott Hall

313-577-8836

Dr. Wang's research involves structure and functions of apolipoproteins and lipoproteins, heart disease, alzheimer's disease, and the development of ultra-high resolution in cell structural biology techniques.

Professor
7253 Scott Hall
313-577-1316

Dr. Withey's laboratory studies bacterial pathogenesis with an emphasis on the regulation of virulence gene expression and host-pathogen interactions.

Associate Professor

4340 Scott Hall

313-577-1294

Dr. Yang's research involves the structure and function of epigenetics and mitochondrial epigenetics regulators.

Research Staff

Postdoctoral Fellow

 5312 Scott Hall

313-577-5075
Research Associate

 7271 Scott Hall

313-577-1370
Research Assistant

 8252 Scott Hall

313-577-6893
Research Assistant
5312 Scott Hall
313-577-5075
Senior Research Scientist
4263 Scott Hall - Ladislau Kovari Lab
313-993-1335
Postdoctoral Fellow

7259 Scott Hall

313-577-1404
Research Scientist
221 Lande
313-577-6496
Research Assistant

4105 Scott Hall 

313-577-1506
Research Associate

 7130 Scott Hall

313-577-9745
Postdoctoral Fellow
6225 Scott Hall
313-577-1595
Research Associate
8252 & 5113 Scott Hall
313-577-2682<br />313-577-1564

Retreat

Professor

3212 Scott Hall

313-577-7845

Dr. Finley's research includes regulatory networks that control cell proliferation, cell cycle regulation during development in Drosophila, and high throughput technologies to study biological networks.

Professor and Division Director for Research
313-577-9150

Dr. Huttemann's research includes cytochrome c and cytochrome c oxidase, the regulation of mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation through cell signaling pathways, and mitochondria as a target for therapy and diagnostics in human diseases including ischemia reperfusion injury in the heart and brain and cancer.

Associate Professor/tenure
3220 Scott Hall
313-577-0498

 Dr. Tseng's research interests include protein structure, function, classification and evolution.

Tenure/Asst. Professor
3220 Scott Hall
313-577-2269

 Dr. Zhang's research involves cellular stress responses originated from the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) and/or mitochondria that modulate inflammation and metabolism that are associated with metabolic disease, autoimmune disease, and cancer.