Center for Cancer Research

The Center for Cancer Research has a dedicated faculty of 41 independent investigators using state-of-the-art tools in a variety of fields: genetics, genomics, developmental biology, transgenic science, cancer immunology, advanced microscopy, computational biology, protein chemistry, engineering, pharmacology, and other fields.

Daniel Haber, MD, PhD
Daniel A. Haber, MD, PhD

Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Kurt J. Isselbacher/Peter S. Schwartz Professor of Oncology

Kurt Isselbacher, MD
Kurt J. Isselbacher, MD

Director Emeritus, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Mallinckrodt Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Martin Aryee, PhD
Martin Aryee, PhD*

Assistant Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD
Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Cyril Benes, PhD
Cyril Benes, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine***

Andre Bernards, PhD
Andre Bernards, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Genetics), Harvard Medical School

Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD
Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD*

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Michael J. Birrer, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Nicholas Dyson, PhD
Nicholas Dyson, PhD

Scientific Director, MGH Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, James and Shirley Curvey MGH Research Scholar

Leif Ellisen, MD, PhD
Leif Ellisen, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Jeffrey A. Engelman, MD, PhD
Jeffrey A. Engelman, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

David Fisher, MD, PhD
David Fisher, MD, PhD

Chief, Dermatology Service, Edward Wigglesworth Professor of Dermatology

Gad A. Getz, PhD*
Gad A. Getz, PhD*

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Assistant Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kevin Haigis, PhD
Kevin Haigis, PhD*

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD
Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD**

Professor of Medicine

Hanno Hock, MD, PhD
Hanno Hock, MD, PhD**

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

John Iafrate, MD, PhD
A. John Iafrate, MD, PhD*

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Othon Iliopoulos, MD
Othon Iliopoulos, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Keith Joung, PhD
J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD*

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

David Langenau, PhD
David Langenau, PhD*

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

David Louis, MD
David Louis, MD*

Chief, Department of Pathology, Benjamin Castleman Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Shyamala Maheswaran, PhD
Shyamala Maheswaran, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Andrea McClatchey, PhD
Andrea L. McClatchey, PhD

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Patricia and Scott Eston MGH Research Scholar

Raul Mostoslavsky, PhD
Raul Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School, Kristine and Bob Higgins MGH Research Scholar

Mo Motamedi, PhD
Mo Motamedi, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Anders Naar, PhD
Anders M. Naar, PhD

Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School

Randall Peterson, PhD
Randall Peterson, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Assistant in Biology at Massachusetts General Hospital

Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD
Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Sridhar Ramaswamy, MD
Sridhar Ramaswamy, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Miguel Rivera, PhD
Miguel Rivera, MD*

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

James Rocco, MD, PhD
James W. Rocco, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School

Dennis Sgroi, PhD
Dennis Sgroi, MD*

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Toshiro Shioda, MD, PhD
Toshiro Shioda, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Shannon Stott, PhD
Shannon Stott, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine***

David Sweetser, MD, PhD
David Sweetser, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

David Ting, MD
David Ting, MD

Assistant Physician, MGH Cancer Center, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Shobha Vasudevan, PhD
Shobha Vasudevan, PhD**

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Johnathan Whetstine, PhD
Johnathan R. Whetstine, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Lee Zou, PhD
Lee Zou, PhD*

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Jim and Ann Orr MGH research Scholar

* Denotes a joint appointment with the Mass General Molecular Pathology Unit; ** Denotes a joint appointment with the Mass General Center for Regenerative Medicine and Technology; ***Appointment process initiated