Research Investigators

Faculty members at Missouri S&T who have research interests in biomedical research are welcome and encouraged to participate in the CBR as Research Investigators. Please contact the director.
Dr. Richard K. Brow

Curators' Distinguished Professor, Director, Center for Biomedical Research

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Dr. Dipak Barua

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Dr. Sutapa Barua

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Dr. Amy Belfi

Assistant Professor, Psychological Science

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Dr. Carlos H. Castano

Associate Professor, Mining and Nuclear Engineering

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Dr. Amitava Choudhury

Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Anthony Convertine

Roberta and G. Robert Couch Assistant Professor, Materials Science & Engr

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Elizabeth Cudney

Associate Professor, Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

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Dr. Delbert E. Day

Curators’ Professor Emeritus, Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Wen Deng

Assistant Professor, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Dr. David Duvernell

Professor and Chair, Biological Sciences

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Dr. Nuran Ercal

Professor and Richard K. Vitek/FCR Endowed Chair, Biochemistry

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Dr. Jie Gao

Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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Rainer Glaser

Professor and Chair, Chemistry

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Dr. Amber M. Henslee

Associate Professor, Psychological Science

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Dr. Jie Huang

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Yue-wern Huang

Professor, Biological Sciences and Chair Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee & Faculty Fellow, VCRDGS

Dr. Catherine Johnson

Assistant Professor, Explosives Engineering

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Dr. Chang-Soo Kim

Professor and Graduate Coordinator, Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Dr. Clair Reynolds Kueny

Assistant Professor, Psychological Science

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Dr. Hyoung-Koo Lee

Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Nuclear Engineering

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Dr. Ming C. Leu

Bailey Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Xinhua Liang

Associate Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Vadym Mochalin

Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Manashi Nath

Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Paul Nam

Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Jonghyun Park

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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Dr. Joontaek Park

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Dr. Fateme Rezaei

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Dr. Ali Rownaghi

Assistant Research Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Dr. V.A. Samaranayake

Curators' Teaching Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics; Associate Director of the Center for Statistical and Computational Modeling of Biological Complexity

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Dr. Julie Semon

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

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Dr. Katie Shannon

Teaching Professor and Director, Laboratory of Cytokinesis

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Dr. Honglan Shi

Research Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Yun Seong Song

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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Dr. Matthew Thimgan

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

Dr. Cheng Wang

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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Dr. Risheng Wang

Assistant Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. David Westenberg

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

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Dr. Philip D. Whitefield

Professor of Chemistry and Director, Center for Energy & Environment Research

Dr. Jeffrey Winiarz

Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Dr. Chenglin Wu

Assistant Professor, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Xiaodong Yang

Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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Dr. Zhaozheng Yin

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

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Adjunct Members

Sonny Bal, MD, JD, MBA

Adjunct Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

About

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, and Chief, Hip and Knee Division, University of Missouri, Columbia

Dr. Casey Burton

Director of Medical Research, Phelps County Regional Medical Center

Steve Jung, PhD

Chief Technology Officer, MO-SCI Corporation

Dr. Xiaoliang Cheng

Research fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Staff

Debrina Weber

Administrative Assistant IV

Richard Watters

Research Lab Supervisor