KGI faculty and research staff are known for their expertise in the applied life sciences, pharmacy, genetics, and a multitude of other highly specialized areas of research. Click on the box next to a specific area of expertise to see KGI faculty working in those fields, or click on a person’s name to view additional details and contact information.


Kiana Aran
Assistant Professor, Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Mechanisms of Disease, Medical Diagnostics and Devices
Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences
Critical Care, Fluid/Electrolyte Disorders, Nutrition Support, Objective Structured Clinical Examinations, Sepsis/Septic Shock
Christine Cadiz
Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences
Education and its Assessment
Barbara Fortini
MSGDA Program Director
Human Genetics and Genomics, Mechanisms of Disease, Systems, Computational, and/or Evolutionary Biology
Larry Grill
Dean of Research and Research Professor
Infectious Disease and Immunology, Therapy Discovery and Development
Derick Han
Associate Professor of Biopharmaceutical Sciences
Mechanisms of Disease
Jeniffer Hernandez
Assistant Professor of Biopharmaceutical Sciences
Infectious Disease and Immunology, Mechanisms of Disease
Anna Hickerson
Assistant Professor; Program Director, Master of Science in Medical Device Engineering
Cardiovascular Devices, Medical Diagnostics and Devices
Sally Huston
Professor of Administrative Sciences
Psychosocial Research
Associate Dean of Assessment and Faculty Development, Professor, and PhD Program Director
Education and its Assessment, Therapy Discovery and Development