The Gerstner Sloan Kettering faculty brings together outstanding scientists working at the forefront of biomedical research. Browse our Research and Faculty and learn more about each faculty member’s area of investigation.

Faculty members who do not serve as dissertation mentors but who make contributions to the education of our students by teaching or serving as clinical mentors are appointed as Gerstner Sloan Kettering Special Contributing Faculty.

128 Faculty Members found

Omar Abdel-Wahab, MD

Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program

Physician-scientist Omar Abdel-Wahab studies the functional genomics of hematopoietic malignancies.

Pictured: Dr. Abdel-Wahab

Kathryn V. Anderson, PhD

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

The Anderson laboratory studies genetic pathways that direct embryonic patterning and morphogenesis in the mouse embryo.

Kathryn Adnerson

Daniel Bachovchin, PhD

Assistant Professor
PhD, The Scripps Research Institute

Chemical biologist Daniel Bachovchin designs selective inhibitors to study enzymes and pathways in cancer and immune system signaling.

Daniel Bachovchin

Samuel Bakhoum, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Physician-scientist Samuel Bakhoum studies the role of chromosomal instability in tumor evolution and metastasis.

Samuel Bakhoum, MD, PhD

Zhirong Bao, PhD

PhD, Washington University

The Bao laboratory investigates how the genome dictates development using C. elegans as a model.

Zhirong Bao, PhD

Mary Baylies, PhD

PhD, The Rockefeller University

The Baylies laboratory studies the mechanisms that form and maintain muscle both during normal development and in disease.

Mary Baylies Lab

Robert Benezra, PhD

PhD, Columbia University

Cancer biologist Robert Benezra studies the molecular mechanisms of tumor growth and metastatic progression using mouse models. In addition, he studies the spindle assembly checkpoint which ensures proper chromosome segregation and is often deregulated in cancer.

Pictured: Dr. Robert Benezra

Michael F. Berger, PhD

Associate Professor
PhD, Harvard University

Researcher Michael Berger focuses on massively parallel sequencing of tumor DNA for biomarker discovery and clinical diagnostics.

Michael Berger, Associate Director, Marie-Josée & Henry R. Kravis Center for Molecular Oncology

Ronald G. Blasberg, MD

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Physician-scientist Ronald Blasberg focuses on the development of noninvasive imaging paradigms in living organisms using radionuclide and optical reporter systems.

Ronald G. Blasberg, MD

Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
PhD, Tufts University, Boston, MA
MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Physician-scientist Adrienne Boire studies metastasis to the central nervous system.

Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD