Einstein Faculty

Einstein is home to more than 2,000 faculty members, who promote research and academic excellence at the College of Medicine.  In addition to conducting research in the institution’s 300 laboratories, these individuals serve as mentors and teachers to the medical school’s 724 M.D. students, 248 Ph.D. students, 117 M.D.-Ph.D. students and 368 postdoctoral research fellows. This page reflects resources and information useful to Einstein investigators, along with highlights pertaining to honors and events relevant to faculty.  Can't find a resource you need?  Please contact webrunners@einstein.yu.edu to let us know.

Faculty Features

The Third Annual Einstein and Montefiore Presidential Lectures

On Monday, June 3 in Robbins Auditorium, Einstein and Montefiore hosted the third annual Presidential Lecture, which highlights outstanding research being done at the institutions. This year’s honorees were read more >

Dr. Jonathan Backer: Molecules by Day, Music by Night

Dr. Jonathan Backer is Einstein’s professor and chair of molecular pharmacology and a leading bench researcher on phosphoinositide 3-kinases, cellular proteins linked to various cancers. After hours, though, you read more >

Presidential Lecture Celebrates Innovative Research

On May 1, 2018, Betsy Herold, M.D. and William Jacobs Jr., Ph.D. presented their development of a novel vaccine to combat herpes simplex virus (HSV) at the Presidential Lecture read more >


Faculty Development Events

Friday, February 07, 2020

"Overcoming Scholarly Procrastination"

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Price Center, Room 251

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

"How to Negotiate Effectively"

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Tishman Learning Center, Room 1, Moses Campus


Academic Honors

Administrative Achievement—The Society of Research Administrators International recognized the expertise of Dhanonjoy Saha, Ph.D., in research management and administration by appointing him SRA International Distinguished Faculty. This honor designates exemplary professionals in the field who can serve as mentors to SRA International members and colleagues. Dr. Saha is director of the office of grant support and research professor of medicine.

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