Advisory Committee

Faculty Advisory Committee

The EMCF advisory committee is comprised of 8 faculty members with diverse research backgrounds who all share a common interest in electron microscopy. The committee meets bi-annually to discuss current issues and future directions regarding the facility. 

Andrew Dudley
Associate Professor
Genetics, Cell Biology, and Anatomy 
Research Focus: Bone and cartilage development

Hamid Band 
Elizabeth Bruce Professor of Cancer Research
Eppley Institute 
Research Focus: Molecular control of tyrosine kinase signaling

Tatiana Bronich
Professor, Co-Director of the Center for Drug Delivery and Nanomedicine
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Focus: Applications of self-assembling polymer materials

Martin Conda-Sheridan
Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Focus: Design of biomaterials and small molecules for medical applications

Shantaram Joshi
Professor
Genetics, Cell Biology, and Anatomy
Research Focus: Improved therapy for human B-cell malignancies

Parmender Mehta
Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Research Focus: The role of connexins in the pathogenesis of prostate and pancreatic cancer

Justin Mott
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Research Focus: The role of apoptosis in cholangiocarcinoma

Huangui Xiong
Professor
Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience
Research Focus: HIV-1 infection and its contribution to HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND)

Paula Turpen
Ad Hoc member
Director of Research Resources
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research