Research Interest

Photo of Richard Anderson, PhD Richard A. Anderson, PhD

Admin/Basic Research

Signal Transduction Mechanisms that control cellular functions and disease.

Photo of Wade Bushman, PhD Wade Bushman, MD, PhD


Human Development/Teratogenicity. Prostate. Sonic Hedgehog. BMP-4. Inhibition of tumor growth by cyclopamine, and Shh signaling as a therapeutic target in prostate cancer.

Photo of Chang Hao, PhD Hao Chang, PhD

Assistant Professor

Photo of Joan Jorgensen, PhD Joan S. Jorgensen, DVM, PhD

Associate Professor
Comparative Biosciences

Genes that are sexually dimorphic during sex differentiation, focusing on  steroidogenic factor 1 (Sf1) and Iroquois homeobox factor 3 (Irx3).

Photo of Nancy Keller, PhD Nancy Keller, PhD

Medical Microbiology & Immunology

Fungal Pathogenesis

Photo of Joel Pedersen, PhD Joel A. Pedersen, PhD

Soil Science

Physical, chemical and biological processes affecting contaminant fate, transport, and bioavailability.

Photo of William Ricke, PhD William Ricke, PhD

Associate Professor

Understanding the role of endocrine disrupting chemicals, phytonutrients, and stromal-epithelial interactions in the development or treatment of urologic diseases (e.g. benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer).