The Department of Biochemistry at Emory University School of Medicine has 18 faculty, 12 post-doctoral fellows, 15 graduate students, and a large research staff in biomedical research.

Interim Department Chair

Jeremy M. Boss, PhD
(also: Professor and Chair, Microbiology and Immunology and Associate Dean for Basic Research)

3001 Rollins Research Center
Atlanta, GA 30322


Name Title Phone Email Room
Aramgam, Sreelatha Research Specialist, Lead 404-727-7279 4172 Rollins Research Center4172
Bishof, Issac Grad Student 404-712-8589 WMB525
Cato, Michael Lee Grad Student RRCG235
Chernova, Tatiana Assistant Professor 404-727-0412  RRC4070
Colucci, Jennifer Research Specialist, Senior   RRCG235
Conn, Graeme Associate Professor 404-727-5965  RRC4135
D'Agostino, Emma Grad Student RRCG235
Dey, Debayan Postdoc Fellow 404-712-0058 RRCG235
Doetsch, Paul Professor Emeritus      
Donaldson, Heather Research Specialist 404-727-2563  RRCG235
Druzak, Samuel Grad Student RRCG235
Dunham, Christine Associate Professor 404-712-1756  RRCG223
Duong, Duc Associate Director, Research Projects 404-712-8589  WMB525
Dynan, William S. Professor 404-727-4104  RRC4121
Fisher, Skylar Grad Student 404-727-3562 RRCG217
Frank, Filipp Postdoc Fellow   RRCG235
Gao, Yunrong Postdoc Fellow   RRC4150
Ghalei, Homa Assistant Professor 404-727-7144  RRC4115
Hoffer, Eric Postdoc Fellow 404-727-4928 RRCG223
Hoffmann, Tobias Research Specialist (404) 727 6800  RRC4158
Hunn, Jeremy Research Specialist 404-727-3693  RRC4008
Ivanova, Anna Assistant Scientist, Core Labs 404-727-3562  RRCG217
Jaafar, Lahcen Research Associate 404-727-7279  RRC4172
James, Amanda Instructor    RRC4009
Jella, Kishore Kumar Postdoc Fellow 404-727-7279  RRC4172
Kahn, Richard Professor 404-727-3561  RRCG218
Khadka, Manoj Assistant Scientist, Core Labs 404-727-2563  RRCG235
LaMore, Paige Research Specialist 404-712-0058 RRC4178
Laughlin, Zane Grad Student 404-712-0058 RRC4178 RRC
Liang, Bo Assistant Professor 404-727-5121  RRC4113
Liu, Xu Postdoc Fellow   RRCB239
Liu, Xueyun (Snow) Research Specialist    RRC 
Loya, Travis Grad Student 404-727-3693 RRC4008
Maner-Smith, Kristal Assistant Scientist, Core Labs 404-727-2563  RRCG235
Matsumura, Ichiro Associate Professor 404-727-5625  RRC4119
Mays, Suzanne Grad Student 404-727-2563 RRCG235
McDonald, Jannie Administrative Staff/Lab Asst. Sr. 404-727-5994  RRC4002
Millings, Elizabeth Postdoc Fellow RRCG235
Moore, Harriet Manager, Communications 404-727-2735  RRC4001
Nguyen, Ha An Grad Student 404-727-4928 RRCG235
Nosrati, Meisam Postdoc Fellow 404-712-0058 RRC4178 RRC
O'Rourke, Thomas Research Specialist, Lead 404-727-3693  RRC4008
Okafor, Chiamaka Denise FIRST Postdoctoral Fellow 404-727-2563  RRCG235
Ortlund, Eric Associate Professor 404-727-5014  RRCG235
Pallas, David C. Associate Professor 404-727-5620  RRC4125
Park, Esther Research Specialist RRC 
Passauer, Billy Computer Support Specialist 404-727-5622 RRC4033
Patel, Anamika Assistant Professor 404-727-2563 RRCG235 BC
Pavelich, Ian Grad Student 404-727-4928 RRCG235
Reines, Daniel Professor 404-727-3361  RRC4023
Rice, Samantha Research Specialist, Lead   RRC4154
Schiavon, Cara Grad Student 404-727-3562 RRCG217
Schwartz, Samantha Grad Student 404-712-0058 RRC4178
Seyfried, Nicholas T. Associate Professor 404-712-9783  RRC4133
Shanks, John Research Specialist, Senior 404-727-0412 RRCG223
Smith, David F. Professor and Director, Core H 404-727-6155  Whitehead Biomedical Research Building105H
Song, Xuezheng Assistant Professor 404-727-3664  RRC4117
Sparkman, Charles I.K. Administrator 404-712-2346  RRC3001
Srinivas, Pooja Grad Student 404-727-4928 RRCG235
Starks, Tammie Administrative Manager 404-727-1475  RRC4001
Sun, Youwei Postdoc Fellow   RRC
Tillman, Matthew Grad Student 404-727-2563 RRCG235
Turn, Rachel Grad Student 404-727-3562 RRCG217
Wang, Dongxue Postdoc Fellow 404-727-8492  RRCG239
Wilkinson, Keith Professor Emeritus      
Yin, Luming Research Specialist, Senior 404-727-0412  RRC4133
Zelinskaya, Natalia Research Specialist, Lead 404-727-0058  RRC4178
Zhu, Yuyang Postdoc Fellow    RRC4025

RRC = Rollins Research Center
WMB = Whitehead Building