Chih-Hao Lee

Chih-Hao Lee

Professor Department of Molecular Metabolism

Diseases: Metabolic diseases, Obesity Research: Nuclear lipid receptors as therapeutic targets of metabolic diseases.

Marc Lipsitch

Marc Lipsitch

Affiliate - Professor in the Department of Epidemiology
(he/his)

Diseases: Streptococcus pneumoniae, Antigenic variation, Antimicrobial resistance Research: Effect of naturally acquired host immunity, vaccine-induced immunity & other public health interventions on population biology of pathogens

Quan Lu

Quan Lu

Professor of Environmental Genetics and Physiology
Department of Environmental Health

Diseases: Asthma, Diabetes, Adrenergic receptor signaling, Gene-environment interaction, Metal toxicants, RNAi screen, Non-coding RNAs Research: Developing and applying genomewide RNAi tools to study receptor  signaling and gene environment interactions.

Jin-Ah Park

Jin-Ah Park

Associate Professor of Airway Biology, Department Environmental Health
(she/her)

 Diseases: Asthma and COPD Research: Identification and characterization of biochemical and physical abnormalities of airway epithelial cells in asthma, particularly unjamming and release of extracellular vesicles.  

Eric Rubin

Eric Rubin

Adjunct Professor Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
(he/his)

Diseases: Tuberculosis Research: Virulence factors of mycobacteria; acquisition of virulence determinants of Vibrio cholerae; generalized transposon mutagenesis systems for bacteria.