Faculty & Staff

Primary Faculty

    Joel D. Stitzel, PhD 
       Professor and Chair

    Scott Gayzik, PhD
       Assistant Professor

    Adam Hall, PhD
       Assistant Professor

    Craig A. Hamilton, PhD
       Associate Professor 

    Robert A. Kraft, PhD
       Assistant Professor

    Aaron Mohs, PhD
       Assistant Professor
     

    Hengyong Yu, PhD
       Assistant Professor

 Core Faculty
    Graca Almeida-Parada, MD, PhD
      Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    Anthony Atala, MD
      
 Professor and Director
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    Khalil Bitar, PhD
   
   Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    J. Daniel Bourland, PhD 
      Co-Director, Human & Animal Imaging Core (Bioanatomic Imaging)
      Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University

   Eben Carroll, MD
      Assistant Professor
      Orthopaedic Surgery

   George Christ, PhD 
      Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

   Kerry Danelson, PhD
      Assistant Professor
      Orthopaedics

   Dwayne Godwin, PhD
      Dean
      Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

   Benjamin Harrison, PhD
       Associate Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

   Satoru Hayasaka, PhD
       Associate Professor
      Public Health Sciences

   Youngkyoo Jung, PhD
      Assistant Professor
      Radiologic Sciences      

    Paul Laurienti, PhD
      Professor and Director of Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks
      Radiologic Sciences

    Sang Jin Lee, PhD 
      Assistant Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    Joseph Maldjian, MD 
      Section Chief of Neuroradiology
      Radiologic Sciences

    Michael Morykwas, PhD
      Director
      Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    Michael Munley, PhD 
      Section Head, Research Physics
      Radiation Oncology

    Emmanuel Opara, PhD   
      Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

   Alexander Powers, MD
      Assistant Professor
      Neurosurgery

    Thomas Smith, PhD 
      Professor
      Orthopaedics 

    Shay Soker, PhD
      Professor
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

    Thad Wadas, PhD 
      Assistant Professor
      Cancer Biology

    William Wagner, PhD
      Professor
      Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    James Yoo, MD, PhD 
      Professor and Associate Director
      Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine 

 

Administrative Staff  

    Beverly Gardner Wright
      Administrative Manager

    Tammy Fish
      Secretary III 

    Caresse Hightower
      Project Coordinator 

    Chris O'Rourke
      Assistant Project Manager

    Mary Williams
       Secretary III (Graduate Program Coordinator)

 

Technical Staff  

    Vicki Birkenbach
      Research Engineer

    Bharath Koya
      Research Engineer

    Ian Marcus
      Research Engineer

    Ricardo Peral
      Analyst Programmer III

    Jeremy Schap
      Research Engineer

 

Quick Reference

Administration
Beverly Gardner Wright

336-716-6890

bwright@wakehealth.edu

SBES Graduate Program Director on WF Campus: Emmanuel C. Opara, Ph.D.

336-713-1297

eopara@wakehealth.edu

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