Biomedical Sciences Graduate Opportunities

Diverse Disciplines

Engage in our Research

Tuition Waiver • Annual Stipend from $21,500 to $23,000

The Department of Biomedical Sciences is led by more than 30 faculty members from diverse biomedical and biological disciplines. M.S. and Ph.D. opportunities are available in basic research in the life sciences, applied biomedical research and research in medical education. For more information or to apply, contact us at phd-med-research@ohio.edu  or 740.593.2327.

Cancer Biology

Fabian Benencia, PhD, associate professor, immunology

Xiaozhuo Chen, PhD, associate professor, transgenic systems

John Kopchick, PhD, Goll-Ohio Professor of Molecular Biology

Ramiro Malgor, MD, associate professor, pathology

Vishwajeet Puri, PhD, MS, OHF Ralph S. Licklider, D.O. Research Heritage Endowed Professor

Thomas Rosol, DVM, PhD, MBA, chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, and professor biomedical sciences


Diabetes and Metabolic Disease

Darlene Berryman, PhD, associate dean for research and innovation, and professor of biomedical sciences

Leslie Consitt, PhD, assistant professor, microanatomy

John Kopchick, PhD, Goll-Ohio Professor of Molecular Biology

Kevin Lee, PhD, assistant professor, biomedical sciences

Chunmin Lo, PhD, assistant professor, biomedical sciences

Sonia Michael Najjar, MS, PhD, professor, Osteopathic Heritage Foundation John J. Kopchick, Ph.D., Endowed Eminent Research Chair

Craig Nunemaker, PhD, associate professor, biomedical sciences

Vishwajeet Puri,  PhD, MS, OHF Ralph S. Licklider, D.O. Research Heritage Endowed Professor

Thomas Rosol, DVM, PhD, MBA, chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, and professor biomedical sciences
 

Integrative Anatomy and Biomechanics

Pat O'Connor, PhD, professor, neuroscience & anatomy

Nancy Stevens, PhD, professor, functional morphology & vertebrate paleontology

Susan Williams, PhD, professor, anatomy

Larry Witmer, PhD, professor, anatomy, and Chang Ying-Chien Professor of Paleontology

Immunology

Fabian Benencia, PhD, associate professor, immunology
 

Molecular Microbiology

Mario Grijalva, PhD, professor, microbiology

Erin Murphy, PhD, associate professor, bacteriology
 

Molecular Medicine

Mark Berryman, PhD, associate professor, cell biology

Peter Coschigano, PhD, associate professor, microbiology

John Kopchick, PhD, Goll-Ohio Professor of Molecular Biology

Ramiro Malgor, MD, associate professor, pathology

Sonia Michael Najjar, MS, PhD, professor, Osteopathic Heritage Foundation John J. Kopchick, Ph.D., Endowed Eminent Research Chair

Craig Nunemaker, PhD, associate professor, biomedical sciences

Vishwajeet Puri, PhD, MS, OHF Ralph S. Licklider, D.O. Research Heritage Endowed Professor

Thomas Rosol, DVM, PhD, MBA, chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, and professor biomedical sciences

Musculoskeletal and Neurologic Disease

Brian Clark, PhD, professor, physiology & neuroscience and Harold E. Clybourne, D.O., Endowed Research Chair

Leslie Consitt, PhD, assistant professor, microanatomy

Yang Li, PhD, professor, neuroscience

Felicia Nowak, MD, PhD, associate professor, endocrinology, and associate professor, specialty medicine

Thomas Rosol, DVM, PhD, MBA, chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, and professor biomedical sciences

Susan Williams, PhD, professor, anatomy