Faculty - Cell Stress and Biophysical Oncology Ph.D. Track

Faculty

David Bellnier, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Basic and Translational Research


Anna Bianchi-Smiraglia, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Metabolic Pathways and Signaling Controlling Tumor Progression and Metastasis


Mikhail Chernov, PhD
Director
Small Molecule Screening Core Facility
Research Interests:

Bioactive Small Molecules and Functional Screening


Subhamoy Dasgupta, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Metabolic control of tumor progression and metastasis


Andrei Gudkov, PhD, DSci
Chair
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Cancer Treatment and Normal Tissue Protection by Targeting Major Stress Response Pathways. Functional Screening Approaches to Gene and Drug Discovery


Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery through Modulation of Transcriptional Factors Activity in Tumor Cells


Eugene Kandel, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
 
Director of Graduate Studies
Cell Stress Biology Academic Track
Research Interests:

Genetic Dissection of Signal Transduction and Stress Response in Mammalian Cells


Asoke Mal, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Epigenetics, Transcription Factors and Childhood Cancer


Harish Malhotra, PhD, DABR
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Radiation Medicine
Research Interests:

Applications of Medical Physics to Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment


Daryl Nazareth, PhD, DABR
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Radiation Medicine
Research Interests:

Applications of Medical Physics to Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment


Ravindra Pandey, PhD
Director
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Research Interests:

Multifunctional Agents for Imaging and Therapy


Gyorgy Paragh, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Dermatology
Research Interests:

Reactive oxygen species regulation in photocarcinogenesis and epidermal ultraviolet radiation response.


Matthew Podgorsak, PhD, FAAPM
Chief Physicist
Department of Radiation Medicine
Research Interests:

Applications of Medical Physics to Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment


Dr. Arindam Sen
 
Emeritus Faculty
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Research Interests:

Nanoparticle Drug Formulation and Tumor Microenvironment


Mukund Seshadri, DDS, PhD
Chair
Department of Oral Oncology
Research Interests:

Biology, Prevention and Therapy of Oral and Head and Neck cancers


Gal Shafirstein, DSc, MSc, BSc
Director
PDT Clinical Research
Research Interests:

Clinical Devices and Treatment Planning for Photodynamic Therapy and Thermal Ablation


Anurag Singh, MD
Director
Radiation Research, Department of Radiation Medicine

Joseph Spernyak, PhD
Co-director
Preclinical Imaging Facility
Research Interests:

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Animal Models of Disease

Adjunct Faculty

Sathy V. Balu-Iyer, PhD
Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Research Interests:

Pharmaceutical biotechnology, in particular lipid nano/microparticulate mediated delivery of biotechnology derived products such as therapeutic proteins and siRNA


Jun Qu, PhD
Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Research Interests:

Clinical and Pharmaceutical Biomarkers, Protein Drug Analysis, and Global and Targeted Proteomics


Edward Snell, PhD
Principal Research Scientist
Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute
Research Interests:

Macromolecular Structure and Dynamics


Robert Straubinger, PhD
Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Research Interests:

Modulation of Anticancer Drug Biodisposition and Pharmacodynamics by Drug Carriers

Emeritus Faculty