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Department Committees

The Department of Physiology and Biophysics maintains multiple standing committees to cover specific functions in support of education, research and infrastructure within the department. These committees are listed here with roster and contact information provided.

DCAPT

William P. Schilling, PhD
Chair

William P. Schilling, PhD

Professor and Vice Chair
Structure, function, and regulation of mammalian TRPC channels, mechanisms of Ca2+ dyshomeostasis during oxidative stress
Rammelkamp Center for Research Room R322
216-778-8965 (office) 216-778-8282 (fax)

Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD
ex officio

Walter F. Boron, MD, PhD

Myers/Scarpa Professor and Chair
Boron Lab
Regulation of intracellular pH, gas channels
Robbins E524
216-368-8978 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Matthias Buck

Matthias Buck

Professor
Buck Lab Website: http://dynamic-protein-complexes.org/
Protein-Protein Interactions in Cell Signaling of small GTPases, Plexin and Eph receptors
Robbins E607
216-368-8651 (office) 216-368-3952 (fax)

Sudha Chakrapani, PhD

Sudha Chakrapani, PhD

Associate Professor
Chakrapani Lab
Understanding the role of structure and dynamics in the functioning of ion channels
Robbins E621
216-368-3875 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Isabelle Deschenes, PhD
Rammelkamp 658
216-778-5166 (office) 216-778-1261 (fax)

George R. Dubyak, PhD

George R. Dubyak, PhD

Professor
Dubyak Lab
Signal transduction by extracellular nucleotides and inflammasomes in innate immunity and inflammation
Robbins E520
216-368-5523 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Jeffrey L. Garvin, PhD

Jeffrey L. Garvin, PhD

Professor
Garvin Lab
Regulation of nephron transport, salt-sensitive hypertension and cross-talk between tubules and vessels
Robbins E526
216-368-3353 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Stephen W. Jones, PhD

Stephen W. Jones, PhD

Professor
Voltage-dependent ion channels
Robbins E514
216-368-5527 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Xin Qi, PhD

Xin Qi, PhD

Associate Professor
Qi Lab
Mitochondrial quality control and neurodegenerative diseases
Robbins E516
216-368-4459 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Andrea Romani, MD, PhD

Andrea Romani, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Romani Lab
Regulation of magnesium homeostasis and transport in mammalian cells
Robbins E528
216-368-1625 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)