Welcoming New Faculty

We are thrilled to share that Dr. Nika Danial has joined our MET faculty. As of June, she will hold a secondary appointment in MET and she and her lab group will be full and active members of our department. Please join us in welcoming them to our community. We look forward to their participation in all department happenings!

Welcome, Nika and the Danial lab!


Dr. Nika Danial
Nika Danial, PhD

The Danial Lab focuses on molecular mechanisms and biologic consequences of cellular fuel choices. Different cell states have distinct anabolic and catabolic needs that are fulfilled by processing specific metabolic substrates.