Our Scientists

Principal Investigators (PIs) at the Primate Center receive NIH support for projects that are judged by their scientific peers around the country to be of the highest merit. These PIs are funded in circumstances of keen competition for scarce resources.

Click on the names below to learn more about the scientists and their work.


Division of Neuroscience

Kathleen A. Grant, PhD

Lucia Carbone, PhD 

Rita Cervera-Juanes, PhD

Kristine Coleman, PhD 

Verginia Cuzon Carlson, PhD

Matthew Ford, PhD

Betsy Ferguson, PhD 

Steven G. Kohama, PhD 

Christopher D. Kroenke, PhD 

Alejandro Lomniczi, PhD 

Jodi L. McBride, PhD 

Martha D. Neuringer, PhD 

Sergio R. Ojeda, DVM 

Anna Wang Roe, PhD

Larry S. Sherman, PhD 

Tatiana Shnitko, PhD 

Mark K. Slifka, PhD 

Eliot R. Spindel, MD, PhD 

Elinor L. Sullivan, PhD 

Henryk F. Urbanski, PhD, DSc 

Amanda Vinson, PhD 

 

Division of Pathobiology & Immunology

Louis J. Picker, MD

Michael K. Axthelm, DVM, PhD

Klaus J. Früh, PhD

Nancy L. Haigwood, PhD

Ashlee V. Moses, PhD

Jay A. Nelson, PhD

Jonah B. Sacha, PhD

Scott W. Wong, PhD


Division of Reproductive & Developmental Sciences (DRDS)

Jon D. Hennebold, PhD

Cynthia L. Bethea, PhD

Shawn L. Chavez, Ph.D.

Antonio E. Frias, Jr., MD

Peta L. Grigsby, PhD

Jeffrey T. Jensen, MD, MPH

Shoukhrat M. Mitalipov, PhD

Charles T. Roberts, PhD

Ov D. Slayden, PhD

Richard L. Stouffer, PhD

Jing Xu, PhD

 

DRDS Staff Scientists

Cecily V. Bishop, PhD

Carol B. Hanna, PhD

Hong Ma, PhD

Alison Y. Ting, PhD

Fuhua Xu, PhD

Mary B. Zelinski, PhD

  

Division of Diabetes, Obesity, & Metabolism

Kevin L. Grove, PhD

Antonio E. Frias, Jr., MD

Charles T. Roberts, PhD

M. Susan Smith, PhD (Emerita)

Elinor L. Sullivan, PhD