Graduate Group in Endocrinology University of California, Berkeley Graduate Division
University of California, Berkeley
Program Description M.A. and Ph.D. Requirements
Admissions Faculty
  • Gregory Aponte, Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    regulation of epithelial cell motility and differentiation by neuropeptides
  • George E. Bentley, Associate Professor of Integrative Biology
    avian reproductive biology, neuroendocrinology and behavior
  • Mina Bissell, Principal Scientist, Life Sciences Division, LBNL
    regulation of tissue-specific gene expression in normal and malignant breast cells
  • Gertrude C. Buehring, Associate Professor of Public Health and Epidemiology
    etiology and prevention of breast cancer
  • Gary Firestone, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
    molecular endocrinology; hormonal control of cell growth and differentiation
  • Stephen E. Glickman, Emeritus Professor of Integrative Biology
    neural and endocrine bases of species-specific behavior
  • Tyrone B. Hayes, Professor of Integrative Biology
    amphibian developmental endocrinology
  • Marc Hellerstein, Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    intracellular metabolic processes
  • Daniela Kaufer , Associate Professor of Integrative Biology
    stress and steroid hormones effects on the brain
  • Lance J. Kriegsfeld, Associate Professor of Psychology
    neuroendocrinology, reproductive biology, and biological timing
  • Dale Leitman, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Nutritional Science
    estrogen receptor biology and drug discovery
  • Paul Licht, Emeritus Professor of Integrative Biology
    environmental control of seasonal endocrine cycles in reptiles; evolution of pituitary hormones
  • Polina V Lishko, Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
    Cell biology of mammalian fertilization
  • Kunxin Luo, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
    Signal transduction pathways in mammary stem/progenitor cells and breast cancer progression
  • Satyabrata Nandi, Emeritus Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
    hormones and growth, differentiation and cancer
  • Charles Nicoll, Emeritus Professor of Integrative Biology
    Control of growth by hormones and growth factors
  • Daniel Nomura, Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    mapping metabolism in human disease
  • Kaoru Saijo - Assistant Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis
    Nuclear Receptor-mediated regulation of Neuroinflammation
  • Andreas Stahl, Associate Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    molecular biology of obesity related disorders
  • Hei-Sook Sul, Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    hormonal regulation of lipid metabolism and adipocyte differentiation
  • Jen-Chywan Wang, Associate Professor of Nutritional Sciences
    mechanisms of glucocorticoid receptor-regulated metabolism
  • David L. Wood, Emeritus Professor of Environmental Science Policy and Management
    pheromones and host-selection behavior of forest insects
  • Irving Zucker, Emeritus Professor of Psychology
    seasonal reproductive cycles; biological clocks; neuroendocrine-behavior relations

Gary Firestone, Chair and Head Graduate Advisor

Korshid Tarin, Graduate Student Affairs Officer
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Last updated 1/13/16