Faculty Members


 

Renowned molecular pharmacologists. Specialists in chemical and biomedical engineering. Prominent computer scientists, comparative pathobiologists and veterinary experts. While the researchers at the Purdue University Center for Cancer Research each bring unique expertise to their work, they are brought together by a shared goal – ending cancer. It is their work that keeps the Cancer Research Center alive and moves us forward toward a cancer-free future.

Current Center Members (pdf)


See biographies of our researchers below.

 

Aguilar, Claudio Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
Andrisani, Ourania Professor, Basic Medical Sciences
Bentley, Timothy Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Bolin, Jeffrey Professor, Biological Sciences
Borch, Richard Lilly Distinguished Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Briggs, Scott Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Camarillo, Ignacio Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
Chang, Chun-Ju (Alice) Assistant Professor, Basic Medical Sciences
Chang, Henry Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
Chen, Jue Professor, Biological Sciences
Cheng, Ji-Xin Professor, Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
Childress, Michael Assistant Professor, Comparative Oncology, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Chmielewski, Jean Alice Watson Kramer Distinguished Professor, Organic Chemistry
Colby, David Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Cooks, R. Graham Henry B. Hass Distinguished Professor, Analytical Chemistry
Cramer, William Henry Koffler Distinguished Professor, Biological Sciences
Cushman, Mark Distinguished Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Dai, Mingji Associate Professor, Organic Chemistry
Das, Chittaranjan Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Davisson, V. Jo Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Deng, Qing Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Dydak, Ulrike Associate Professor, Health Sciences
Dykhuizen, Emily Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Fekete, Donna Professor, Biological Sciences
Fleet, James Distinguished Professor, Nutrition Science
Freeman, Jennifer Associate Professor, Toxicology and Health Sciences
Friedman, Alan Associate Professor, Biological Sciences & Molecular Biosciences
Fuchs, Philip Professor, Organic Chemistry
Geahlen, Robert Distinguished Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Gelvin, Stanton Edwin Umbarger Distinguished Professor, Biological Sciences
Ghosh, Arun Ian P. Rothwell Distinguished Professor, Organic Chemistry / Medicinal Chemistry
Golden, Barbara Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Biological Sciences
Gowher, Humaira Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Hall, Mark Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Han, Bumsoo Associate Professor, Biomechanical and Mechanical Engineering
Harrison, Marietta Associate Director, Center for Cancer Research / Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Hazbun, Tony Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Hrycyna, Christine Professor, Biochemistry and Chemistry
Hu, Chang-Deng Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Irudayaraj, Joseph Professor, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Jiang, Qing Associate Professor, Nutrition Science
Kasinski, Andrea Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Kim, Chang Professor, Immunology and Comparative Pathobiology
Kirchmaier, Ann Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Kirshner, Julia Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Knapp, Deborah Delores L. McCall Professor, Comparative Oncology, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Konieczny, Stephen Professor, Biological Sciences
Krusemark, Casey Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Kuang, Shihuan Associate Professor, Animal Sciences
Kuhn, Richard Professor, Biological Sciences
Lanman, Jason Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Leary, James Professor, Nanomedicine, Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Lelièvre, Sophie Associate Director, Center for Cancer Research / Professor, Cancer Pharmacology, Basic Medical Sciences
Lill, Markus Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Lipton, Mark Associate Professor, Organic Chemistry / Chemical Biology
Liu, Shuang Professor, Health Sciences
Liu, Wanqing Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Liu, Xiaoqi Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Low, Philip Ralph C. Corley Distinguished Professor, Chemistry
Mendrysa, Susan Associate Professor, Basic Medical Sciences
Mesecar, Andrew Deputy Director, Center for Cancer Research / Professor, Biological Sciences and Molecular Biosciences
Mittal, Suresh Professor, Comparative Pathobiology
Mohammed, Sulma Associate Professor, Cancer Biology, Comparative Pathobiology
Nolte, David Professor, Physics
Ogas, Joseph Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Park, Kinam Showalter Distinguished Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Industrial & Physical Pharmacy
Parker, Laurie Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Post, Carol Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Poulson, Jeannie Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Ratliff, Timothy Robert Wallace Miller Director, Center for Cancer Research / Professor, Comparative Pathobiology
Robinson, J. Paul Professor, Cytomics, Basic Medical Sciences
Rossmann, Michael Hanley Distinguished Professor, Biological Sciences
Savran, Cagri Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering
Shah, Kavita Walther Associate Professor, Bioorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Shields, Cleveland Associate Professor, Human Development and Family Studies
Snyder, Paul Professor, Veterinary Pathology, Comparative Pathobiology
Stan, Silvia Assistant Professor, Nutrition Science
Stantz, Keith Associate Professor, Health Sciences / Assistant Professor of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine
Stauffacher, Cynthia Professor, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biosciences
Stefanska, Barbara Assistant Professor, Nutrition Science
Tao, Weiguo Andy Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Taparowsky, Elizabeth Professor, Biological Sciences
Teegarden, Dorothy Professor, Nutrition Science
Thompson, David Professor, Organic Chemistry
Tran, Elizabeth Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Turek, John Professor, Basic Medical Sciences
Waters, David Professor, Oncology, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Weaver, Connie Distinguished Professor, Nutrition Science
Weake, Vikki Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Wendt, Michael Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Wei, Alexander Professor, Organic Chemistry
Wirth, Mary W. Brooks Fortune Distinguished Professor, Analytical Chemistry
Won, You-Yeon Professor, Chemical Engineering
Yang, Jer-Yen Assistant Professor, Cancer and Development Biology, Basic Medical Sciences
Yeo, Yoon Associate Professor, Industrial & Physical Pharmacy and Biomedical Engineering
Zhang, GuangJun John T. and Winifred M. Hayward Assistant Professor of Genetic Research, Genetic Epidemiology and Comparative Medicine, Comparative Pathobiology
Ziaie, Babak Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
   
Affiliate member:  
Raftery, Daniel Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine/Chemistry, University of Washington