Our Faculty and Staff

CQS Faculty Members

  • Yu Shyr, Ph.D.

    Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research
    Director, Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences
    Director, Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design (VANGARD)
    Associate Director for Quantitative Sciences Integration, VICC
    Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Biomedical Informatics, and Cancer Biology

  • Lynne Berry, Ph.D.

    Deputy Director, Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences

  • Gregory D. (Dan) Ayers, M.S.

    Senior Associate in Biostatistics

  • Andreas Berlind, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    Physics and Astronomy Department

  • Jonathan D. Brown, M.D.

    Assistant Professor of Medicine

  • Daniel W. Byrne, M.S.

    Senior Associate in Biostatistics
    Director of Quality Improvement and Program Evaluation

  • John Anthony (Tony) Capra, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Informatics

  • Guanhua (Josh) Chen, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biostatistics

  • Heidi Chen, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

  • Kimberly Dahlman, Ph.D.

    Director, Innovative Translational Research Shared Resource
    Research Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology

  • Mary Dietrich, Ph.D.

    Research Associate Professor, Statistician
    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry

  • Irene Feurer, Ph.D.

    Research Professor of Surgery and Biostatistics
    Director of Quantitative Services, Vanderbilt Transplant Center

  • Chris Fonnesbeck, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
    Department of Biostatistics

  • Todd Giorgio, Ph.D.

    Chair of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Chemical Engineering

  • Amy J. Graves, S.M., M.P.H.

    Assistant in Urologic Surgery

  • Scott Guelcher, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

  • Yan Guo, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biomedical Informatics
    Technical Director for Bioinformatics, VANGARD

  • Jonathan Irish, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology

  • Hakmook Kang, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biostatistics

  • Tatsuki Koyama, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Biostatistics

  • Bennett Landman, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

  • Thomas A. Lasko, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics

  • Ken S. Lau, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

  • Bingshan Li, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

  • Qi Liu, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

  • Jirong Long, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

  • Carlos F. Lopez, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor in Cancer Biology

  • Sankaran Mahadevan, Ph.D.

    John R. Murray Sr. Professor of Engineering
    Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
    Director, NSF-IGERT Multidisciplinary Graduate Studies in Reliability and Risk Engineering and Management

  • H. Charles Manning, Ph.D.

    Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
    VICC Director of Cancer Imaging Research
    Director, Vanderbilt Center for Molecular Probes and Molecular Imaging Research
    Professor of Radiology, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Neurosurgery, and Chemical and Physical Biology Researcher

  • John A. McLean, Ph.D.

    Stevenson Associate Professor of Chemistry
    Department of Chemistry
    Vanderbilt Institute of Chemical Biology
    Co-Director, Automated Biosystems Core
    Deputy Director, Vanderbilt Institute of Integrative Biosystems Research and Education

  • Gregor Neuert, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering and Pharmacology

  • Sharon Phillips, MSPH

    Assistant in Biostatistics

  • Peter Pintauro, Ph.D.

    H. Eugene McBrayer Professor of Chemical Engineering
    Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
    Chair of the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

  • Vito Quaranta, M.D.

    Director, Center for Quantitative Systems Biology
    Professor, Cancer Biology

  • Baxter P. Rogers, Ph.D.

    Research Associate Professor
    Departments of Radiology & Radiological Sciences, Psychiatry, and Biomedical Engineering

  • Quanhu "Tiger" Sheng, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor
    Department of Cancer Biology

  • David S. Smith, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

  • Thomas P. Stricker, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
    Director, Center for Advanced Laboratory Diagnostics
    Associate Director, VANTAGE

  • Zheng-Zheng (Jane) Tang, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

  • Jing Teng, Ph.D.

    Visiting Research Assistant Professor

  • Kasey C. Vickers, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

  • Xiaojing Wang, Ph.D.

    Research Instructor
    Department of Biomedical Informatics

  • John P. Wikswo, Ph.D.

    Gordon A. Cain University Professor
    A.B. Learned Professor of Living State Physics
    Director, Vanderbilt Institute for Integrative Biosystems Research and Education
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
    Professor of Physics

  • Pingsheng Wu, Ph.D., M.S.

    Research Associate Professor of Medicine & Biostatistics

  • Yaomin Xu, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biostatistics

  • Fei Ye, Ph.D., MSPH

    Associate Professor of Biostatistics

  • Jamey D. Young, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics (by courtesy)

  • Hui Yu, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor

  • Jing Zhu, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery