Institute Staff Directory

IMM ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
Hancock, John F., MA, MB, BChir, PhD, ScD            Vice-Dean of Research,    Executive Director
500-2401 SRB 205A
Pecina, Diana Senior Executive Assistant 500-2401 or 500-7547  SRB 205-1 or MSB 4.098
Bihm, Cynthia (Cindy) Director of Management Operations II
500-2408 SRB 205D
Chevis, Josie Administrative Manager 500-2468 SRB 205-6
Gibbs, Reginald Shipping & Receiving Clerk II 500-2406 SRB 129
Hazen, Amy L. PhD Assoc. Director of Shared Research Resources 500-3612 UCT 1840
Helm, Elax Systems & Applications Specialist I 500-3615 SRB 430-05
Johnson, Travis Receiving Supervisor 500-2406 SRB 129
Khorchani, Jennifer Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist 500-3247 SRB 205-9
Li, Fei Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist 500-2418 SRB 205-8
Martinez, Bonnie Administrative Manager 500-2404 SRB 205E
Meretoja, Ville Research Scientist 500-2486 SRB 617
Rodriguez, Renee Systems & Applications Specialist I 500-5048 MSB 2.028
Sanchez, Jorge Systems & Applications Specialist III 500-3064 SRB 432
Sanders, Lillian Laboratory Technician Supervisor 500-2467 SRB 417
Vo, Minh Financial Analyst 500-2450 SRB 205-7
Wilson, Laquesha Administrative Manager 500-3561 SRB 205-5
IMM CENTER FOR CARDIOVASCULAR GENETIC
Mailing Address: 6770 Bertner Avenue | Houston, TX 77030 | Department Mail Code: THI/DAC-900
Denton A. Cooley Building (DAC) 9th Floor | Fax 713-383.0313
Faculty:
Marian, Ali J., MD Professor & Director 500-2350 C 900A
Gurha, Priyatansh, PhD Assistant Professor 500-2335  C 950G 
Administrative Staff:
Capadocia, Evelyn S. Senior Administrative Coordinator 500-2345 C 900B
Postdoctoral Fellows:
Chen, Suet Nee, PhD Postdoctoral Research Fellow 500-2307 C 950H
Research & Clinical Study 500-2312
Tan, Yanli (Lily), RN Research Nurse 500-2310 C 950J
Cardiovascular Genetics Staff:
Czernuszewicz, Grazyna Senior Research Assistant 500-2307 C 950H
Xiaofan (Eric) Chen, MD Research Assistant 500-2307 C 950H
Rodionov, Edward Research Assistant 500-2307 C 950H
IMM CENTER FOR HUMAN GENETICS
Faculty:
Doris, Peter, Ph.D. Professor &  Director 500-2414 SRB 530E
Fornage, Myriam, Ph.D. Professor 500-2463 SRB 530F
Kapoor, Ashish, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 500-2439 SRB 530C
Teng, Ba-Bie, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor 500-2443 SRB 530D
Wang, Sidney H., Ph.D. Assistant Professor 500-2427 SRB 530G
Administrative Staff:
Diaz, Mary Senior Administrative Coordinator 500-2402 SRB 530-5
Postdoctoral Fellows:
Dhande, Isha, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Doris) 500-3572 SRB 530-6
Bansal Sandeep K., Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Wang) 500-3648 SRB 530-12
Laboratory Staff:
Zhu, Yaming, M.D., Ph.D. Research Assistant III (Doris) 500-2463 SRB 501B
Wang, Ping Research Associate (Fornage) 500-2422 SRB 501A
Samarakoon, Lassana Abisheka Statistician (Fornage) 500-2472 SRB 501
Xia, Rui Statistician (Fornage) 713-873-4685 SRB 501
Thomas, Emy Anu Statistician (Fornage) 500-2417 SRB 501
Students:
Yang, Yunju SPH Graduate Assistant Doctoral (Fornage) 500-2472 SRB 501
Enduru, Nitesh SPH Graduate Assistant Master's (Fornage) 500-2472 SRB 501
IMM CENTER FOR IMMUNOLOGY & AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES
Faculty:
Wetsel, Rick, Ph.D.

Professor & Director 500-2412 SRB 430A
Gigli, Irma, M.D. Professor Emeritus  
Luong, Amber U., M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor 500-5410 SRB 437C
Administrative Staff: 
Jugueta, Nancy  Administrative Coordinator 500-3488 SRB 430-7
Laboratory Staff:
Domozhirov, Aleksey Senior Research Associate/Manager 500-2452 SRB 430-1
Mueller-Ortiz, Stacey, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist 500-2416 SRB 437-5
IMM CENTER FOR METABOLIC AND DEGENERATIVE DISEASES
Faculty:
Kolonin, Mikhail G., PhD Professor & Director   500-3146  SRB 430E 
Eckel-Mahan, Kristin  Associate Professor 500-2487 SRB 437B
Justice, Nicholas, PhD Associate Professor 500-3665 SRB 430B
Narkar, Vihang, PhD Associate Professor 500-3585 SRB 430F
Tong, Qingchun, PhD Professor  500-3453 SRB 430G 
Sun,  Kai, PhD Associate Professor 500-3190 SRB 437A
Zhang, Sheng, PhD Associate Professor 500-3493 SRB 430H
Fekry, Baharan Instructor 500-2410 SRB 430
Xu, Shiyu Instructor 500-3493 SRB 430
Xu, Yuanzhong, PhD Assistant Professor 500-3586 SRB 401G
Administrative Staff:
Jugueta, Nancy Administrative Coordinator 500-3488 SRB 430-7
IMM Confocal Microscope:
Mao, Zhengmei, PhD Research Associate 500-3389 SRB 637-2
Laboratory Staff:
Barnes, Sean Research Assistant II (Narkar) 500-3497 SRB 401I.02
Daquinag, Alexes, PhD Senior Research Scientist (Kolonin) 500-2451 SRB 401L.08
Gao, Zhanguo, PhD Senior Research Scientist (Kolonin) 500-2410 SRB 401R.02
Guzman, Andrea Research Assistant I (Narkar) 500-3497 SRB 401I.03
Rajamanickam, Shivakumar Research Scientist (Justice) 500-3481 SRB 401A.02
Ugartemendia Ugalde, Lierni Research Assistant I (Justice) 500-3481 SRB 401A
Wang, Shuyue Research Assistant II (Sun) 500-3493 SRB 401L
Ye, Xin Research Assistant III (Zhang) 500-3588 SRB 401A.06
Young, Claire Research Assistant II (Tong) 500-2436 SRB 401E.04
Yu, Yongmei Research Assistant III (Kolonin) 500-2410 SRB 401M
Postdoctoral Fellows:
Bravo Santos, Rafael Postdoctoral Fellow (Mahan) 500-2487 SRB 401R
Jiang, Yanyan Postdoctoral Fellow (Tong) 500-3586 SRB 401E.05
Jiang, Zhiying Postdoctoral Fellow (Tong) 500-2436 SRB 401E.06
Li, Gang Postdoctoral Fellow (Sun) 500-3493 SRB 401L.02
Li, Xin Postdoctoral Fellow (Sun) 500-3493 SRB 401L.06
Sopariwala, Danesh Postdoctoral Fellow (Narkar) 500-3497 SRB 401I.04
Students (GSBS)
Cai, Jing Graduate Research Assistant (Tong) 500-2487 SRB 401I.01
Morrill, Jessie Graduate Research Assistant (Tong) 500-2436 SRB 401E.08
Solbach, Amanda Graduate Research Assistant (Zhang) 500-3588 SRB 401E.01
Tran, Jamie Graduate Research Assistant (Mahan) 500-2487 SRB 401R.04
Van Drunen, Rachel Graduate Research Assistant (Mahan) 500-2487 SRB 401R.04
Yu, Yue Graduate Research Assistant (Zhang) 500-3586 SRB 401A.07
IMM CENTER FOR MOLECULAR IMAGING
Faculty:
Sevick, Eva M, Ph.D. Professor & Director 500-3560 SRB 330A
Aldrich, Melissa, Ph.D. Associate Professor 500-3565 SRB 330D
Rasmussen, John, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 500-3393 SRB 330F
Zhu Banghe, Ph.D. Assistant Professor 500-3563 SRB 330-5
Administrative Staff:
Garcia, Gloria Administrative Coordinator 500-3433 SRB 330-2
Laboratory Staff:
Mantilla, Carolina Postdoctoral Research Fellow SRB 330
Morton, Janelle Research Assistant I 500-3645 SRB 301
Velasquez, Fred Christian Research Assistant I 500-3606 SRB 330
IMM CENTER FOR STEM CELL & REGENERATIVE MEDICINE
Faculty:
Davis, Brian R., PhD Professor & Director 500-3145 SRB 630E
Cox, Charles S. Jr., MD Professor 500-7300 MSB 5.236
Darabi, Radbod, MD, PhD Associate Professor  500-3411 SRB 630A 
Huang, Sarah Xuelian, MBBS, PhD Assistant Professor 500-2461 SRB 630A
Kim, Dong H., MD Professor 500-6170 MSB 7.146
Kobayashi, Michihiro, MD, PhD Assistant Professor 500-2419 SRB 637
Long, Bo Visiting Professor 500-3674 SRB630.05
McCarty, Nami, PhD Professor 500-2495 SRB 630H
Wu, Jiaqian, PhD Assistant Professor 500-3421 SRB 637C
Yoshimoto, Momoko, MD, PhD Associate Professor 500-2407 SRB 637B
Administrative Staff:
Alvarado, Isabel Administrative Coordinator 500-2409 SRB 637-1
Diaz, Mary Senior Administrative Coordinator 500-3429 SRB 630-7
Postdoctoral Fellows:
Barilla, Christina  Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Davis) 500-2482 SRB-630-9
Suzuki, Shingo Instructor (Davis) 500-2482 SRB 630-8
Wu, Jianbo, PhD Instructor (Darabi) 500-3411 SRB 601E.02
Laboratory Staff:
Liao, Wei Research Associate 500-3426 SRB 601J
Pan, HaiYing Senior Research Assistant 500-3778 SRB 630.03
IMM SENATOR LLOYD & B.A. BENTSEN CENTER FOR STROKE RESEARCH
Faculty:
Aronowski, Jaroslaw A., PhD Professor 500-7059 MSB 7.210
Cao, Qilin, MD Associate Professor 500-6365 SRB 637D
Cox, Charles, S. Jr., MD Professor 500-7300 MSB 5.236
Dash, Pramod, PhD Professor 500-5625 MSB 7.160
Liu, Ying, PhD Assistant Professor 500-3567 SRB 630B
Savitz, Sean I., MD Associate Professor 500-7083 MSB 7.124
Wu, Jiaqian, PhD Assistant Professor 500-3421 SRB 637C
TEXAS THERAPEUTICS INSTITUTE, IMM
Faculty:
An, Zhiqiang, PhD Professor & Director 500-3011 SRB 532A
Ge, Xin (Alex) Associate Professor 500-2403 SRB 530A
Li, Wenliang Associate Professor 500-3363 SRB 537C
Liu, Qingyun, PhD Professor  500-3808 SRB 530A
Rios, Adan, PhD Associate Professor (Oncology) 500-3412  SRB537A 
Stephan, Clifford, PhD Assistant Professor (IBT) 713-677-7456 2121 W. Holcombe Blvd Suite 907
Tsuchikama, Kyoji Associate Professor  486-5431 3SCR6.4676
Zhang, Ningyan Associate Professor 500-3332 SRB 537D
Administrative Staff:
McFarland, Ruby Senior Administrative Coordinator (for An, Li, and Zhang) 500-2460 SRB 530-01
Riley, Scott Senior Administrative Coordinator (for An, and Tsuchikama) 500-3672 & 486-5486 SRB 330-9 & 3SCR6.4667
Postdoctoral Fellow:
Li, Leike (Simon), PhD Postdoctoral Research Fellow (An Lab) 500-3522 SRB 501R
Li, Yan, PhD Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Bills) 486-2345 3SCR6.3638
Huang, Zhao (George), PhD Postdoctoral Research Fellow 500-3522 SRB 301R

Meng, Weixu, (Ella), PhD 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow 500-3522 SRB501R

Shi, Yun

Postdoctoral Research Fellow 500-3522 SRB 501R
Xia, Lin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

500-3522

SRB 501L
Yi, Jing Postdoctoral Research Fellow

500-3690

SRB 301U
Laboratory Staff:
Deng, Hui Research Associate 500-3522 SRB 330
Fan, Xuejun (Jun) Research Scientist 500-3522 SRB 301R
Gong, Xing, PhD Research Scientist 500-3690 SRB 501L
Jiang, Hong Research Scientist 500-2434 SRB 516

Xiong, Wei

Research Associate 500-3690 SRB 501L
IMM CENTER FOR TRANSLATIONAL CANCER RESEARCH
Faculty:
Liu, Qingyun, Ph.D. Professor & Director 500-3808 SRB 330E
Azhdarinia, Ali, Ph.D. Associate Professor 500-3539 3SCR6.4680
Carmon, Kendra, PhD  Assistant Professor 500-3390 SRB 530H
Pan, Sheng, Ph.D. Associate Professor  486-5428 SRB 330H
Volk, David, Ph.D. Adjunct Associate Professor 500-3611 SRB 330-14
Administrative Staff:
Riley, J. Scott Senior Administrative Coordinator 500-3672 & 486-5486 SRB 330-9 & 3SCR6.4667
Postdoctoral Fellows:
AghaAmiri, Solmaz Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Azhdarinia) 486-5441 3SCR6.4672-5
Park, SooHyun Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Liu) 500-2460 SRB 301I.02
Senavirathna, Lakmini Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Pan) 500-3613 SRB 330-12
Laboratory Staff:
Ghosh, Sukhen Research Scientist (Azhdarinia) 500-3561 3SCR6.4672-6
Hernandez Vargas, Servando Research Assistant I (Azhdarinia) 486-5420 3SCR6.4672-2
Li, Li Research Coordinator II (Pan) 500-2456 SRB 330-10
Li, Xin Research Associate (Pan) 500-2232 SRB 301R.03
Ma, Cheng Research Scientist (Pan) 500-3610 SRB 330-12
Wu, Ling Sr Research Associate (Liu) 500-2460 SRB 501I.03
Yu, Wangsheng (Alice) Sr Research Associate (Liu) 500-2402 SRB 501I.04
Zhang, Sheng Research Associate (Carmon) 500-2460 SRB 301L.01

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