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.

125 Faculty Members found

Jonathan Goldberg, PhD

PhD, Imperial College (London)

The Goldberg laboratory focuses on structural and biochemical characterization of intracellular vesicle transport.

Jonathan Goldberg, PhD

Jan Grimm, MD, PhD

MD, University of Hamburg (Germany)
PhD, University of Kiel (Germany)

Radiologist and Nuclear Medicine physician Jan Grimm develops novel approaches for improved diagnosis, monitoring and therapy of prostate and other cancers.

Jan Grimm, MD, PhD

Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, PhD

PhD, Imperial College (London)

The Hadjantonakis laboratory studies pluripotency, cell lineage commitment, tissue patterning, and morphogenesis in mammalian embryos and in vitro stem cell models.

Pictured: Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis

Kristian Helin, PhD

PhD, University of Coepenhagen

Cancer biologist Kristian Helin studies how genetic and epigenetic mechanisms affect transcription and cell-fate decisions, and how their deregulation contributes to cancer.

Kristian Helin

Daniel A. Heller, PhD

Associate Professor
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Chemist Daniel Heller focuses on biomaterials and nanoscale engineering for molecular sensors and targeted therapeutics.

Daniel Heller, PhD

Richard Hite, PhD

Assistant Professor
BS - Emory University
PhD – Harvard University

The Hite laboratory studies the mechanisms of intracellular ion transport.

Richard Hite, PhD

Tobias M. Hohl, MD, PhD

Associate Attending
MD, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
PhD, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University

Physician-scientist Tobias Hohl studies the molecular pathogenesis of human fungal pathogens and how the immune system responds to them.

Pictured: Dr. Tobias Hohl

Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD

MD, University of Zagreb School of Medicine (Yugoslavia)
Dr. Med. Sc. Karolinska Institute (Sweden)

Radiologist Hedvig Hricak researches methodologies of molecular imaging of prostate and gynecologic tumors.

Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD

Katharine C. Hsu, MD, PhD


Physician-scientist Katharine Hsu studies the biology of human natural killer cells and how they contribute to disease processes.

Pictured: Katharine C. Hsu

Danwei Huangfu, PhD

Associate Professor
PhD, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences

The Huangfu laboratory uses human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) as a powerful genetic model to interrogate the transcriptional and epigenetic mechanisms underlying cell fate decisions in development and disease.

Pictured: Danwei Huangfu