Program administrators

Program Administrators
John Cushman
John Cushman
Professor & Graduate Student Director
775-784-1918
HMS 210b
3710
Program Administrators
Seungil Ro
Seungil Ro, Ph.D.
Director, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology Graduate Program
(775) 784-1462
CMM L-207 E
3710
Program Administrators
Subhash Verma
Subhash Verma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director, Cell and Molecular and Molecular Biology Graduate Program
(775) 682-6743
3710

Program faculty

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Biochemistry and Biophysics Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology
David Alvarez-Ponce
David Alvarez-Ponce
Associate Professor
(775) 682-5735
FA 140B
1303 1302 1301
Microbiology and Immunology Microbiology, Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, Immunology
David AuCoin
David AuCoin, Ph.D.
Professor; Chair
(775) 784-4128
1300 Microbiology, Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, Immunology
Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Josh Baker
Josh Baker
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4103
HMS 163
1303 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology
Sal Baker
Sal Baker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6908
1297
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Thomas W. Bell
Thomas W. Bell
Professor
(775) 784-1842
CB 334
1303
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Gary Blomquist
Gary Blomquist
Emeritus Professor
775-784-6031
HMS
1303
Microbiology and Immunology Microbiology and Immunology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Immunology Undergraduate Major
Paul Brett
Paul Brett, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4109
1300 Microbiology and Immunology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Immunology Undergraduate Major
Physiology and Pharmacology
Dean Burkin
Dean Burkin, Ph.D.
Professor; Director, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology Graduate Program
(775) 784-6288
1297
Physiology and Pharmacology
Heather Burkin
Heather Burkin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6289
1297
Microbiology and Immunology
Mary  Burtnick
Mary Burtnick, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
775-784-4123
1300
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
Iain Buxton
Iain Buxton, Pharm.D.
Regents Professor, Foundation Professor
(775) 784-4800
1303 1297 1301
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Won-Gyu Choi
Won-Gyu Choi
Assistant Professor
775- 682-7336
HMS 217
1303
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
Caroline Cobine
Caroline Cobine, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8840
1297 1301
Microbiology and Immunology
William Courchesne
William Courchesne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4113
1300
Plant Biology Bioinformatics
Grant Cramer
Grant Cramer
Professor
775-784-4204
HMS 205
1296 1302
Physiology and Pharmacology
Gale Craviso
Gale Craviso
Professor
(775) 784-4118
HMS 219
1297
Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Christine Cremo
Christine Cremo, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-7033
1303 1301
Plant Biology Biochemistry and Biophysics Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology
John Cushman
John Cushman
Professor & Graduate Student Director
775-784-1918
HMS 210b
1296 1303 1302 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Ruben Dagda
Ruben Dagda
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4121
MHS 19A
1297 1298
Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Hanna Damke
Hanna Damke
Assistant Professor & Student Advisor
775-784-1830
HMS 146c
1303 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology
Scott Earley
Scott Earley
Professor
(775) 784-4301
MHS 8
1297
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Trish Ellison
Trish Ellison
Teaching Professor
775-7844561
HMS 146b
1303
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Kevin Facemyer
Kevin Facemyer, Ph.D.
Director of Educational Excellence and Active Learning
(775) 327-2007
1303
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Yumei Feng Earley
Yumei Feng Earley
Associate Professor she/her
775-784-4116
AHS 108
1297 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
Brad Ferguson
Brad Ferguson
Assistant Professor | Graduate Program Director
775-784-6278
HMS 154
1297 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology
William  Gerthoffer
William Gerthoffer, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-6822
1297
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Thomas Gould
Thomas Gould
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8841
MHS 3C
1297 1298
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Monika Gulia-Nuss
Monika Gulia-Nuss
Assistant Professor
775-682-7333
HMS 160
1303
Plant Biology Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Jeff Harper
Jeff Harper
Professor
775-784-1349
HMS 222
1296 1303 1301
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology
Robert Harvey
Robert Harvey, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-4119 (office)
1303 1297
Developmental and Cell Biology
Christie Howard
Christie Howard
Associate Professor & Biotechnology Student Advisor
775-784-6243
AE 203
1301
Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Jennifer Hoy
Jennifer Hoy
Assistant Professor
(775)-784-6049
1301 1298
Microbiology and Immunology Mechanisms of lymphocyte-mediated cytotoxicity; Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity by natural killer cells
Dorothy Hudig
Dorothy Hudig, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-4430
1300 Mechanisms of lymphocyte-mediated cytotoxicity; Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity by natural killer cells
Microbiology and Immunology Immunoregulation in cancer, infectious and autoimmune diseases; fluorescence-based biosensors
Kenneth Hunter
Kenneth Hunter, Jr. Sc.D.
Professor
(775) 327-5255
ARF Office: 412 | Lab 406-407
1300 Immunoregulation in cancer, infectious and autoimmune diseases; fluorescence-based biosensors
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
Peter Jones
Peter Jones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Mick Hitchcock Endowed Chair of Medical Biochemistry
(775) 784-1566
1303 1297 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
James Kenyon
James Kenyon
Professor, Director of the Institute for Neuroscience
(775) 682-8832
AHS
1297 1301
Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Thomas Kidd
Thomas Kidd
Professor
(775) 784-6669
FA 311F
1301 1298
Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Jung Hwan Kim
Jung Hwan Kim
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4483
FA 311G
1301 1298
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology
Sang Don Koh
Sang Don Koh
Professor
(775) 784-1924
1303 1297
Plant Biology
Dylan Kosma
Dylan Kosma
Assistant Professor
775-682-7319
HMS 207
1296
Microbiology and Immunology Opportunistic infections in HIV/AIDS; biodefense; diagnostics development for global health
Thomas Kozel
Thomas Kozel, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-4124
1300 Opportunistic infections in HIV/AIDS; biodefense; diagnostics development for global health
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology
Normand  LeBlanc
Normand LeBlanc, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-1420
1303 1297
Developmental and Cell Biology
Susan Liebman
Susan Liebman, Ph.D.
Research Professor
(775) 682-7338
1301
Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Cynthia Mastick
Cynthia Mastick, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-1155
1303 1301
Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Grant Mastick
Grant Mastick
Professor and Co-Director of Neuroscience BS Program
(775) 784-6168
FA 311D; Lab 309
1301 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Dennis Mathew
Dennis Mathew
Associate Professor, Co-director of Integrative Neuroscience Graduate Program
(775) 784-6052
FA 311C
1297 1301 1298
Biochemistry and Biophysics Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Pedro Miura
Pedro Miura
Associate Professor he, him, his
(775) 682-7004
FA 140C
1303 1302 1301 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Gillian Moritz
Gillian Moritz
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6065
1297 1298
Microbiology and Immunology Cell and Molecular Biology Bioinformatics
Alison Murray
Alison Murray
Research Professor, Biology
(775) 673-7361
1300 4140 1302
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Violeta Mutafova-Yambolieva
Violeta Mutafova-Yambolieva
Professor
(775) 784-6274
CMM
1303 1297 1301 1298
Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology Neuroscience
Lucia Notterpek
Lucia Notterpek, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Biomedical Research; Professor of Physiology and Cell Biology
(775) 784-4060
4141 1298
Neuroscience
John  Peacock
John Peacock, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 327-5174
1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology
Brian Perrino
Brian Perrino, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6396
1297 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Simon Pieraut
Simon Pieraut
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6083
FA 319
1297 1301 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology
Chris Pritsos
Chris Pritsos
Director of Nv Ag Experiment Station, Associate Dean of Research
775-784-1601
FA 210
1297
Biochemistry and Biophysics
David Quilici
David Quilici
Director, Nevada Proteomics Center
(775) 784-1590
MHS 15-17
1303
Microbiology and Immunology Biochemistry and Biophysics
Maryam  Raeeszadeh-Sarmazdeh
Maryam Raeeszadeh-Sarmazdeh
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8494
LMR 484
1300 1303
Biochemistry and Biophysics Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Robert Renden
Robert Renden
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4352
MHS 12A
1303 1297 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Misty Riddle
Misty Riddle
Assistant Professor she, her, hers
1297 1302 1301 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology
Seungil Ro
Seungil Ro, Ph.D.
Director, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology Graduate Program
(775) 784-1462
CMM L-207 E
1297 1302 1301
Microbiology and Immunology viral encoded factors productive lytic latent replication herpesviruses
Cyprian Rossetto
Cyprian Rossetto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4824
1300 viral encoded factors productive lytic latent replication herpesviruses
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Claudia  Rückert
Claudia Rückert
Assistant Professor she/her
775-784-6092
HMS 146D
1303
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Bob Ryan
Bob Ryan
Professor & Department Chair
775-682-7332
HMS 146a
1303
Physiology and Pharmacology
Kenton Sanders
Kenton Sanders, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
(775) 784-6980
1297
Biochemistry and Biophysics
 Patricia Ferreira dos Santos
Patricia Ferreira dos Santos
Assistant Professor
682-7319
AE 204
1303
Physiology and Pharmacology Bioinformatics
Karen Schlauch
Karen Schlauch
Research Professor
(775) 673-7917
HMS 167
1297 1302
Plant Biology Biochemistry and Biophysics
David Shintani
David Shintani
Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education
(775) 784-1740
1296 1303
Plant Biology Developmental and Cell Biology Medical School Admission/Education
Cherie Singer
Cherie Singer, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
(775) 682-8360
PMB Room 204
1296 1301 Medical School Admission/Education
Microbiology and Immunology
Paul Sumby
Paul Sumby, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6105
CMM Office 211B | Lab 212
1300
Microbiology and Immunology Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Yftah Tal-Gan
Yftah Tal-Gan
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-1539
CB 317D
1300 1303 1301
Biochemistry and Biophysics Bioinformatics
Claus Tittiger
Claus Tittiger
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
775-784-1095
FA 201
1303 1302
Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Maria Valencik
Maria Valencik, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Basic Science Coordinator
1303 1301
Bioinformatics Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Alexander van der Linden
Alexander van der Linden
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6080
FA 339
1302 1301 1298
Microbiology and Immunology
Subhash Verma
Subhash Verma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director, Cell and Molecular and Molecular Biology Graduate Program
(775) 682-6743
1300
Physiology and Pharmacology Developmental and Cell Biology Neuroscience
Chris Von Bartheld
Chris Von Bartheld
Professor
(775) 784-6022
1297 1301 1298
Plant Biology Biochemistry and Biophysics Developmental and Cell Biology
Ian Wallace
Ian Wallace
Associate Professor
775-682-7311
HMS 214
1296 1303 1301
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Seán Ward
Seán Ward
Professor
(775) 784-6061
1297 1298
Physiology and Pharmacology Neuroscience
Ebenezer Yamoah
Ebenezer Yamoah
Professor
(775) 784-7537
1297 1298
Bioinformatics
Won Yim
Won Yim
Assistant Professor
775-682-9447
HMS 216
1302
Neuroscience
Yong Zhang
Yong Zhang
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7896
FA 140E
1298
Bioinformatics
Tong  Zhou
Tong Zhou, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4340
1302

Adjunct faculty

Emeritus faculty

  • Glenn Miller, Professor of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources
  • Ron Pardini, Professor of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources