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Primary Faculty

Patrick Abbot, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
Megan Behringer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Steven and Bunny Fayne Dean's Faculty Fellow in Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-936-8274
U6211 Learned Lab
Kendal S. Broadie, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Neurobiology,
Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor of Pharmacology, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Email
Website
615-936-3937
V6270A MRB III BIO/SCI
Gianni Castiglione, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Email
Website
615-322-6471
V7260A MRB III BIO/SCI
Kenneth C. Catania, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Biological Sciences
Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-936-8277
U7231A Learned Lab
Nicole Creanza, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-875-8139
V4280A MRB III BIO/SCI
Larisa DeSantis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
Website
(615) 343-7831 (3-7831 on campus)
V7270A MRB III BIO/SCI
Brandt F. Eichman, Ph.D.
William R. Kenan, Jr. Chair
Professor and Chair of Biological Sciences
Professor of Biochemistry
Email
Website
615-936-5233
V5270A (office) / V5274 (lab) MRB III BIO/SCI
Katherine L. Friedman, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-322-5143
Stevenson Center 2417A
Daniel J. Funk, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
615-322-2214
SC2-533B
Todd R. Graham, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Biological Sciences
Professor of Biological Sciences
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Email
Website
615-343-1835
V5260A MRB III BIO/SCI
Julian F. Hillyer, Ph.D.
Centennial Professor of Biological Sciences
Director of Graduate Studies, Program in Biological Sciences
Director, College of Arts and Science Program in Career Development
Email
Website
615-343-2065
U6231A Learned Lab
Lauren Parker Jackson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Program Director, Biochemistry & Chemical Biology Undergraduate Major
Email
Website
615-875-0745
U5231A Learned Lab
Carl H. Johnson, Ph.D.
Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Biological Sciences,
Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Email
Website
615-322-2384
U8211 Learned Lab
Amanda Lea, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Frank Kelly Dean’s Faculty Fellow in Climate Studies
Email
Website
615-343-3671
U5221 Learned Lab
Douglas G. McMahon, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-936-3933
V8270A MRB III BIO/SCI
Jared Nordman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-875-8365
V4270E MRB III BIO/SCI
Maulik Patel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-343-9413
V4260A MRB III BIO/SCI
James G. Patton, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Biological Sciences
Director, Honors Program in Biological Sciences Director, MS Program in the Biomedical Sciences
Email
Website
615-322-4738
Stevenson Center 2325
Lars Plate, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email
Website
Website
615-343-3405
Stevenson Center 7665
Antonis Rokas, Ph.D.
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Biological Sciences
Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Director, Vanderbilt Evolutionary Studies Initiative
Email
Website
(615) 936-3892
V7270B MRB III BIO/SCI
Marie Suver, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Email
Website
615-343-1853
V8260A MRB III BIO/SCI
Carlos Taboada, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
(615) 343-0075
U7211 Learned Lab
Ann Tate, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
SC Family Dean’s Faculty Fellow in Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-936-4494
V4270 MRB III BIO/SCI
Alexandre Tiriac, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Email
Website
615-343-7954
V8270B MRB III BIO/SCI
Allison Walker, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email
Website
615-322-2861
Stevenson Center 7919
Laurence J. Zwiebel, Ph.D.
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Biological Sciences
Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor of Pharmacology
Email
Website
615-343-1894
V6260A MRB III BIO/SCI