Primary Faculty

James Faber, PhD

Professor
Research:  physiologic and genetic regulation of collaterogenesis during development and in ischemic disease; vascular growth and remodeling
Office:  6309A MBRB
Phone:  919-966-0327
 

Susan K. Fellner, MD

Professor
Research:   function of renal vascular smooth muscle cells: receptors and signal transduction pathways

Martina Gentzsch, PhD

Associate Professor
Research:  biosynthetic processing, interactions and intracellular trafficking of the anion channel CFTR and its malfunction in cystic fibrosis
Office:  1121 Marsico
Phone:  919-966-7058

Kurt Gilliland, PhD

Associate Professor/Assistant Dean of Curriculum & Evaluation
Research:  the development of the human lens and the disease cataract
Office:  224 Taylor Hall
Phone:  919-966-1912
 

Jimena Giudice, PhD

Assistant Professor
Research:  alternative splicing, trafficking, membrane, development, differentiation, transcription, muscle, RNA binding proteins
Office:  6340B MBRB
Phone:  919-962-6260
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Stephanie Gupton, PhD

Associate Professor
Research:  coordination and regulation of cytoskeletal dynamics and membrane trafficking that underlie cell shape change and cell motility during development and cancer metastasis
Office:  4340B MBRB
Phone:  919-843-7387
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Scott Hammond, PhD

Associate Professor
Research:  biochemical and biological pathways of non-coding RNAs
Office:  5341B MBRB
Phone:  919-843-2366

Lihua He, PhD

Research Instructor

Kenneth Jacobson, PhD

Kenan Distinguished Professor
Research:  membrane dynamics: the study of lipid rafts in model and biomembranes using new biophysical techniques for light microscopy
Office:  120 Taylor Hall
Phone:  919-966-5703
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Maryna Kapustina, PhD

Associate Professor
Research:  cytoskeleton; cell surface topology; dynamic remodeling of cell cortex and plasma membrane; cell movement in 3D; mathematical modeling of cellular systems 
Office:  120 Taylor Hall
Phone:  919-966-3855
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