Leadership

UNMC Graduate Council Members

H. Dele Davies, M.D.

Dean for Graduate Studies

James Turpen, Ph.D.

Executive Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

Jialin Zheng, M.D.

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

Paul Sorgen, Ph.D.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jim McClay, Ph.D.

Biomedical Informatics

Gleb Haynatzki, Ph.D.

Biostatistics

Joyce Solheim, Ph.D.

Cancer Research

Pamela Carmines, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies
Cellular & Integrative Physiology

Sharon Medcalf, Ph.D.

Emergency Preparedness

Monirul Islam, Ph.D.

Epidemiology

Chandran Achutan, Ph.D.

Environmental Health, Occupational Health & Toxicology

Karen Gould, Ph.D.

Genetics, Cell Biology & Anatomy

Ghada Soliman, Ph.D.

Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Research

Fernando Wilson, Ph.D.

Health Services Research, Administration, & Policy

Daniel Monaghan, Ph.D. (Co-Chair)
Karen Gould, Ph.D. (Co-Chair)

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences

Shelley Smith, Ph.D.

MD/Ph.D. Program

Laura Bilek, Ph.D. (Chair)
David Shaw, Ph.D. (Co-Chair)

Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area

Kathleen Hannah, Ph.D.

Nursing

Rakesh Singh, Ph.D.

Pathology & Microbiology

Jered Garrison, Ph.D.

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Keshore Bidasee, Ph.D.

Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience

Kendra Schmid, Ph.D.

Public Health

Kristin Wipfler

Graduate Student Association President

Iqbal Ahmad, Ph.D. (ex-officio)

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies