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Distinguished Faculty:

David Andrews, Ph.D., Professor, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences, Canada Research Chair in Membrane Biogenesis, McMaster University

Michelle Arkin, Ph.D., Assistant Adjunct Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco

Ansuman Bagchi, Ph.D., Director, Applied Computer Science & Mathematics, Merck & Co.

Gang Bao, Ph.D., Professor, Robert A. Milton Chair in Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering Distinguished Professor, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University


Murray Blackmore, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Mark-Anthony Bray, Ph.D., Computational Biologist, Imaging Platform, Broad Institute

Hang Chang, Ph.D., Project Scientist, Life Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


Anthony Davies, Ph.D., Director, High-Content Research Facility, Clinical Medicine, Trinity College, Ireland


Hakim Djaballah, Ph.D., Director, HTS Core Facility, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Eugenio Fava, Ph.D, Director, Services and Facilities, German Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Daniela Gabriel, Ph.D., Associate Director, Lead Finding Platform, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research

Tina Garyantes, Ph.D., Global Head, Screening and Assay Sciences, sanofi-aventis

Susanne Heynen-Genel, Ph.D., Director, High-Content Screening Systems, Conrad Prebys Center for Chemical Genomics, Burnham Institute for Medical Research

Peter Horvath, Ph.D., Image Processing Scientist, Light Microscopy Centre, ETH Zurich

Paul A. Johnston, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Linda S. Kaltenbach, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Neurobiology, Duke University

Karol Kozak, Ph.D., Head, Computation Analysis, HCA/HTS Informatics, LMC-RISC, Institute for Biochemistry

Peter Krutzik, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Baxter Lab in Genetics Pharmacology, Microbiology & Immunology, Stanford University

Sunil Kumar, Ph.D., Research Associate, Photonics Group, Physics Department, Imperial College London

Jonathan Low, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Scientist, Cancer Cell Growth and Survival, Lilly Corporate Center

Susan Lyman, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Exelixis, Inc.

John McLaughlin, Ph.D., Scientist & Manager, Biology, Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Sebastian Munck, Ph.D., Coordinator Light Microscopy and Imaging Network LiMoNe, Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, VIB, K.U. Leuven

William R. Mundy, Ph.D., Integrated Systems Toxicology Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Robert F. Murphy, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Mary-Ann Mycek, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Associate Chair, Biomedical Engineering; Faculty Member, Applied Physics Program; Core Member, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Michigan

John P. Nolan, Ph.D., Professor, La Jolla Bioengineering Institute

Peter O’Brien, D.V.M., Ph.D., Veterinary Clinical Pathologist, Pathology, University College Dublin, Ireland

Stephen Pak, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh


Oliver Poeschke, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Assay Development, Biomolecular Pharmacology Lead Discovery, Merck Serono

Eric Prossnitz, Ph.D., Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, University of New Mexico

Michael Prummer, Ph.D., Scientist, High-Content Screening, Discovery Technologies, Pharma Research, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

Mark Rizzo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Fredika M. Robertson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics; Director, Translational Research, The Morgan Welch Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Program, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

J. Paul Robinson, Ph.D., SVM Professor, Cytomics & Deputy Director, Bindley Bioscience Center, Cytomics & Imaging, Purdue University

Stephan C. Schurer, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology, Center for Computational Science, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

David Shum, Ph.D., Assay Development Specialist, HTS Core Facility, Memorial Sloan Kettering

Louis Stancato, Ph.D., Senior Research Advisor, Cancer Growth & Translational Genetics, Eli Lilly & Co.

Jason R. Swedlow, Ph.D., Professor, Quantitative Cell Biology, University of Dundee

Steve Titus, Ph.D., Staff Scientist, Biology, NIH Chemical Genomics Center

Danli L. Towne, Scientist II, High-Content Screening, Lead Discovery, Abbott Laboratories

Mark Uhlik, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist, Angiogenesis & Tumor Microenvironment DHT, Eli Lilly & Co.

Andreas Vogt, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh

Dadong Wang, Ph.D., Stream Leader, Biotech Imaging, CSIRO

Yi Wu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of North Carolina