department - members

Faculty Leaders

Stephen A. Duncan

Stephen A. Duncan, DPhil

Professor and Chair

Liver Development and Disease

Andy Wessels

Andy Wessels, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice Chair

Cardiac development and the Pathogenesis of Congenital Heart Defects

Active Faculty in alphabetical order

Kelley Argraves

Kelley Argraves, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Targeting endothelial barrier dysfunction with HDL-S1P therapeutics

Thierry R. Bacro

Thierry R. Bacro, Ph.D., P.T.

Professor

Director of the Center for Anatomical Studies and Education

Jeremy L. Barth

Jeremy L. Barth, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor

Microarray Facility, Bioinformatics

David H. Bernanke

David H. Bernanke, Ph.D.

Professor

Associate Chair for Education
Director, MUSC Anatomical Gift Program

Thomas K. Borg

Thomas K. Borg, Ph.D.

Professor

Development, structure and function of the heart and the physiological response to injury

Marion A. Cooley

Marion A. Cooley, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Sibnath Ghatak

Shibnath Ghatak, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Hyaluronan-CD44 interaction

Samar M. Hammad

Samar M. Hammad, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Sphingolipid signaling mechanisms in inflammation and accelerated cardiovascular disease

Christi Kern

Christine B. Kern, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Formation and homeostasis of the extracellular matrix architecture

Mike Kern

Michael J. Kern, Ph.D.

Professor

Cofactors that interact with the Prrx proteins; biomechanical engineering of the temporal mandibular joint

Antonis Kourtidis

Antonis Kourtidis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Interaction of the Adherens Junctions with RNA complexes in cell behavior and cancer progression

Ed Krug

Edward L. Krug, Ph.D.

Professor

Assistant Dean for Postdoctoral Affairs

Steve Kubalak

Steven W. Kubalak, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Center for Anatomical Studies and Education

Roger R. Markwald

Roger R. Markwald, Ph.D.

Distinguished University Professor

Director, Cardiovascular Developmental Biology Center
Heart Development and Regenerative Medicine

Suniti Misra

Suniti Misra, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Hyaluronan receptor

Corey H. Mjaatvedt

Corey H. Mjaatvedt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Functional role of the Extracellular Matrix (ECM) during development

Robin C. Muise-Helmericks

Robin C. Muise-Helmericks, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Molecular mechanisms of angiogenesis and wound repair

Russell A. Norris

Russell A. Norris, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Formation of the cardiac valves and pathological processes that result in valve disease

Titus A. Reaves

Titus A. Reaves, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Epithelial cell biology and neutrophil (PMN) migration

Yukiko Sugi

Yukiko Sugi, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor

Tissue interaction and determination in early heart development; Cardiac valve formation; Growth Factors

Thomas C. Trusk

Thomas C. Trusk, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor

Director, Josh Spruill Imaging Facility

Confocal microscopy; Image Analysis; 3D Reconstruction; Bioengineering

Waleed O. Twal

Waleed O. Twal, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor

Bioengineering; Role of fibulin-1 in FGF8 function

Naohiro Yamaguchi

Naohiro Yamaguchi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Regulation mechanism of Ca2+ signaling in cardiac muscle cells


Administrative Staff

Debbi Burdell

Debbi Burdell

BSB 601

Evelyn Fabunan

Evelyn Fabunan

Business Manager - BSB 601

Sabrina Green

Sabrina Green

Grants Coordinator - BSB 601

Cindy Gruenbaum

Cindy Gruenbaum

BSB 601


Technical Staff

Ray Deepe

Ray Deepe

Wessels Lab - BSB 648

Joyce Nair-Menon

Joyce Nair-Menon

Kourtidis Lab - BSB 650

Lauren B. Tolliver

Duncan Lab - BSB 653


Dual/Joint Appointment

Alexander Awgulewitsch, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Medicine - Rheumatology
amy bradshaw, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Medicine - Cardiology
lucian del priore, Ph.D.
Professor
Chair, Ophthalmology
carol Feghali-Bostwick, Ph.D.
Professor
Medicine - Rheumatology
Mark Fields, ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ophthalmology
stanley hoffman, Ph.D.
Professor
Rheumatology & Immunology
Seok-Hyung Kim, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Nephrology
kyu-ho lee, m.d., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Cardiology
Debra J. Hazen Martin, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Dean for Curriculum in the Basic Sciences
Paul j. McDermott, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development, Medicine
Terrence O’Brien, m.D.
Professor
Medicine
Bradley Schulte, Ph.D.
Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Inderjit Singh, Ph.D.
Professor
Director, Division of Development Neurogenetics Pediatrics
Adam Smolka, Ph.D.
Professor
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Demetri Spyropoulos, Ph.D.
Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
elena tourkina, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Medicine - Rheumatology
Hongjun Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Surgery
michael yost, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Surgery

Adjunct Faculty

Ann C. Foley, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Clemson/MUSC Bioengineering Program
Kelvin brockbank, Ph.D.
Adjunct Research Professor
Clemson University
Robert gourdie, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
tian-yen hsia, m.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
MUSC College of Medicine
Mark Kindy, ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
University of South Florida
ying mei, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Clemson/MUSC Bioengineering Program
Ann Ramsdell, ph.D.
Adjunct Associate Research Professor
University of South Carolina
Mark Slomiany, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Managing Partner at Applied Glycan LLC
Xuejun wen, m.d., ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Virginia Commonwealth University
tong ye, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Clemson/MUSC Bioengineering Program
Hai Yao, ph.D.
Adjunct Associate Research Professor
Clemson/MUSC Bioengineering Program

Professor Emeriti

Hilda debacker, ph.d.
Richard dom, Ph.D.
william dougherty, Ph.D.
timothy fitzharris, Ph.D.
James hardin, Ph.D.
karl karnaky, Ph.D.
eric lacy, Ph.D.
robert ogilvie, Ph.D.
joanne simson, Ph.D.
robert thompson, Ph.D.
bryan toole, Ph.D.
donald wilbur, Ph.D.
w. curtis worthington, m.D.
Last updated on 16-Jun-2017
 
 

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