Joint Faculty

Nancy Allbritton, MD PhD

Nancy Allbritton, MD PhD
Distinguished Professor
Chemistry

Research: Signaling in single cells and microfabricated systems for cellular analysis
Office: 241 Chapman Hall 
Phone: 919-966-2291
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George Breese, PhD

George Breese, PhD
Professor
Psychiatry

Research: Molecular basis of ethanol and antidepressant drug action
Office: 3007 Thurston-Bowles 
Phone: 919-966-3081
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Frank Church, PhD

Frank Church, PhD
Professor
Pathology & Lab Medicine

Research: Proteases and their inhibitors involved in regulating thrombosis and tumor cell invasion
Office: 932 ME Jones 
Phone: 919-966-3311
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Jeannette Gowen Cook, PhD

Jeannette Gowen Cook, PhD
Associate Professor
Biochemistry & Biophysics

Research: Regulation of DNA replication in mammalian cells
Office: 508 ME Jones 
Phone: 919-966-5634
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Adrienne Cox, PhD

Adrienne Cox, PhD
Professor
Radiation Oncology

Research: Lipid modification, signal transduction, and protein function of Ras family oncogenes
Office: 31-352 LCCC
Phone: 919-966-7712
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Joseph M. DeSimone, PhD

Joseph M. DeSimone, PhD
Professor
Joint department

Research: Polymer synthesis, Liquid & supercritical CO2 processing, Gene therapy and drug delivery
Office: 257 Caudill Labs 
Phone: 919-962-2166
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Henrik Dohlman, PhD

Henrik Dohlman, PhD
Professor
Biochemistry & Biophysics

Research: Regulation of G proteins
Office: 3046 GMB 
Phone: 919-843-6894
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Joseph Alex Duncan, MD, PhD

Joseph Alex Duncan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

Research: Inflammation and immune response, and host pathogen interactions
Office: 8341 B MBRB 
Phone: 919-843-0715
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 H. Shelton Earp, III, MD

H. Shelton Earp, III, MD
Lineberger Professor of Cancer Research & Director, UNC Cancer Care
Research: Growth factor receptors
Office: 102E LCCC 
Phone: 919-966-3036
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David Eberhard, MD, PhD

David Eberhard, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 

Research: Molecular pathology and genomics of solid tumors, oncology companion diagnostics, therapeutics for personalized medicine in oncology image analysis of tumors
Office: Lineberger Cancer Center 
Phone: 919-966-5269
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Shawn Gomez, PhD

Shawn Gomez, PhD
Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering

Research: Computational Biology, Systems Biology, Cancer
Office: 144-B MacNider Bldg 
Phone: 919-966-4959
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Clyde Hodge, PhD

Clyde Hodge, PhD
Professor
Psychiatry

Research: Molecular mechanisms mediating the reinforcing/pleasurable subjective effects of alcohol and other drugs
Office: 1025A Thurston Bowles 
Phone: 919-843-4823
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Brian Jensen, MD

Brian Jensen, MD
Assistant Professor
Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Research: Transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography. Heart failure, myocardial biology, adrenergic receptor biology.
Office: 160 Dental Circle 
Phone: 919-966-5203
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Jian Jin, PhD

Jian Jin, PhD
Associate Professor and Director, Medicinal Chemistry (CICBDD) 
School of Pharmacy

Research: Chemical probes for histone methyltransferases & functionally selective ligands of G protein-coupled receptors
Office: 2091 Genetic Medicine Bldg. 
Phone: 919-843-8459
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Alan M. Jones, PhD

Alan M. Jones, PhD
Kenan Distinguished Professor
Biology

Research: Heterotrimeric G protein signaling in model systems
Office: 317 Coker Hall 
Phone: 919-962-6932
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Rudolph L.  Juliano, PhD

Rudolph L. Juliano, PhD
Boshamer Distinguished Professor
Molecular Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy

Research: Molecular Therapeutics
Office: 1072 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-4383
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David Lawrence, PhD

David Lawrence, PhD
Eshelman Disinguished Professor
MCNP, Schoool of Pharmacy, & Chemistry

Research: Chemical biology of signal transduction
Office: 2017 GMB / C540 Kenan Labs 
Phone: 919-962-8907
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Nigel Mackman, PhD

Nigel Mackman, PhD
John Parker Professor
Medicine

Research: Role of Tissue Factor in hemostasis, thrombosis and ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury
Office: 917 Mary Ellen Jones
Phone: 919-843-3961
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William Maixner, PhD, DDS

William Maixner, PhD, DDS
Mary Lily Kenan Flagler Bingham Distinguished Professor
Dental Research

Research: Neural coding of nociceptive information
Office: 5417-L Koury Oral Health Sci. Bldg
Phone: 919-537-3289
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Leslie Morrow, PhD

Leslie Morrow, PhD
Professor
Psychiatry

Research: Molecular neuropharmacology of GABA receptors and mechanisms of ethanol tolerance and dependence
Office: 3027 Thurston-Bowles 
Phone: 919-966-7682
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Andrea Nackley, PhD

Andrea Nackley, PhD
Assistant Professor
Endodentics

Research: Functional pain genetics, pain neurobiology and signaling, and pain biomarker discovery
Office: 5506 Koury Oral Health Sci. Bldg.
Phone: 919-537-3204
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Leslie V. Parise, PhD

Leslie V. Parise, PhD
Professor & Chair
Biochemistry & Biophysics

Research: Cell-surface adhesion proteins
Office: 3016 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-2238
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David Rubenstein, MD PhD

David Rubenstein, MD PhD
Louis C. Skinner Distinguished Professor
Dermatology

Research: Cell adhesion and signal transduction and the role of human proteins b-catenin and plakoglobin
Office: 5111-A Thurston-Bowles 
Phone: 919-843-7092
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Janet Rubin, MD

Janet Rubin, MD
Professor
Medicine

Research: Mechanical and hormonal control of bone remodeling, mesenchymal stem cell differentiation, and osteoporosis
Office: 5030 Burnette-Womack 
Phone: 919-66-6744
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Jen Jen Yeh, MD

Jen Jen Yeh, MD
Associate Professor
Surgical Oncology

Research: Gene expression profiling of human tumors; study, development and evaluation of novel therapeutics; pancreatic and colorectal cancer
Office: 22-021 LCCC 
Phone: 919-966-5221
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William Zamboni, MD

William Zamboni, PharmD, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy, Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics

Research: Application of pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, and pharmacogenetic principles in the optimization of the chemotherapeutic treatment of cancer, nanoparticle drug delivery
Office: 1013 Genetic Medicine Bldg 
Phone: 919-843-6665
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Qisheng Zhang, PhD

Qisheng Zhang, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy, Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry

Research: Lipid signaling in development and disease
Office: 2020 Genetic Medicine Bldg 
Phone: 919-966-9687
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Yanping Zhang, PhD

Yanping Zhang, PhD
Professor
Radiation Oncology

Research: Molecular basis of cancer
Office: 31-321 LCCC 
Phone: 919-966-7713
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