Primary Faculty

Henrik Dohlman, PhD

Henrik Dohlman, PhD
Sanford Steelman Distinguished Professor and Chair
Accepting Rotation Students

Research: Regulation of G proteins
Office: 4016 GMB 
Phone: 919-843-6894
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Nicholas Brown, PhD

Nicholas G. Brown, PhD
Assistant Professor
Accepting Rotation Students

Research: Cell cycle, mitosis, ubiquitin ligases, anaphase promoting complex
Office: 4062 GMB
Phone: 919-966-21235 
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J. Mauro Calabrese, PhD

J. Mauro Calabrese, PhD
Assistant Professor
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: Epigenetic control by long noncoding RNAs, genomics, stem cells, cancer, human genetic disorders
Office: 4093 GMB
Phone: 919-843-3257 / 919-843-3171
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Fulton T. Crews, PhD

Fulton T. Crews, PhD
John R. Andrews Distinguished Professor
Research: Neurodegeneration & chronic drug induced changes in brain signaling pathways
Office: 1021 Thurston Bowles 
Phone: 919-966-5678
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Channing Der, PhD

Channing Der, PhD
Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor
Research: Ras protein superfamily; signal transduction and oncogenesis
Office: 32-012 LCCC 
Phone: 919-966-5634
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Timothy Elston, PhD

Timothy Elston, PhD
Professor
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: Mathematical modeling of G protein and MAP kinase signaling pathways
Office: 4092 GMB
Phone: 919-843-7670
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Michael J. Emanuele, PhD

Michael J. Emanuele, PhD
Assistant Professor
Research: Cell cycle, mitosis, protein stability, ubiquitin, cancer, genetics, cell biology
Office: 31-328 LCCC 
Phone: 919-966-8530
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Lee M. Graves, PhD

Lee M. Graves, PhD
Professor and
Director of Graduate Studies
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: Biochemistry of growth factor-mediated signal transduction
Office: 4111 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-0915
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Klaus M. Hahn, PhD

Klaus M. Hahn, PhD
Ronald G. Thurman Distinguished Professor
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: Spatio-temporal dynamics of signaling in living cells
Office: 4043 GMB 
Phone: 919-843-2775
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Melissa Herman, PhD

Melissa Herman, PhD
Assistant Professor
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: How structural changes of inhibitory neuronal networks contribute to addiction & stress
Office: 1025B Thurston Bowles
Phone: 919-445-3855
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Gary L. Johnson, PhD

Gary L. Johnson, PhD
Kenan Distinguished Professor
Research: GTP-binding proteins, MEK kinases
Office: 4079 GMB 
Phone: 919-843-3106
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Thomas Kash, PhD

Thomas Kash, PhD
John R. Andrews Distinguished Professor
and Vice Chair, Faculty Development

Research: Neurophysiological alterations underlying dysregulated emotional behavior
Office: 5023 Thurston Bowles 
Phone: 919-966-7116
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Terry Kenakin, PhD

Terry Kenakin, PhD
Professor and Course Coordinator, Pharmacology Program
Office: 4042 GMB 
Phone: 919-962-7863
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Robert A. Nicholas, PhD

Robert A. Nicholas, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair, Research and Education
Research: Signaling mechanisms of G protein-coupled P2Y receptors; antibiotic resistance mechanisms
Office: 4046 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-6547
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Bryan Roth, MD, PhD

Bryan Roth, MD, PhD
Michael Hooker Distingushed Professor
Research: Regulation of signaling and trafficking; drug discovery
Office: 4072 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-7535
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R. Jude Samulski, PhD

R. Jude Samulski, PhD
Professor
Research: Adeno-associated virus
Office: 7119 Thurston Bowles 
Phone: 919-962-3285
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Jonathan C. Schisler, PhD

Jonathan C. Schisler, PhD
Assistant Professor
Accepting Rotation Students
Research: cardiovascular genomics, proteinopathies & cellular metabolism in neuronal and cardiovascular disease
Office: 2340C, MBRB 
Phone: 919-843-8708
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John Sondek, PhD

John Sondek, PhD
Professor
Research: X-ray crystallography and transmembrane signalling
Office: 4060 GMB 
Phone: 919-966-7530
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Juan Song, PhD

Juan Song, PhD
Assistant Professor
Research: Adult neurogenesis function and regulation
Office: 4073 GMB 
Phone: 919-843-9363
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