Welcome to the Department of Molecular Pathobiology

Innovating research and education

Molecular Pathobiology

Chair: Nigel Bunnett, PhD
Professor, Molecular Pathobiology
Interim Chair, Dept. of Biomaterials

Vice-Chair for Research: Jean-Pierre Saint-Jeannet, PhD
Professor, Molecular Pathobiology

Vice-Chair for Education: Eric Baker, M.Phil
Clinical Associate Professor, Molecular Pathobiology


Our Values

  • Members of the Department of Molecular Pathobiology are dedicated to the highest quality of biomedical research, education and community service.
  • We undertake research, education and community service with aspiration, passion, pride and spirit.
  • We research mechanisms of normal human biology and disease through studies of molecules, cells, tissues and systems.
  • We educate dental students in the foundational sciences and train future generations of clinicians.
  • We provide a supportive and stimulating environment for training the next generation of research scientists.
  • We are a respectful, equitable, diverse and inclusive community that fosters creativity, innovation and collaboration. We share these values with the New York University community and the public at large.

Innovating Research Innovating Research

Cell Signaling, Infection & Immunity, Skeletal & Craniofacial Biology, Developmental Biology, Biological Anthropology and more.
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Innovating EducationInnovating Education

Teaching with Plastinations, Instructional Technology Advances for Enhanced Education, Teaching & Learning Scholarship, and DDS, Dental Hygiene, and Postgraduate Course Instruction.
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