New Faculty

The university encourages new faculty members to bring fresh approaches to the campus context of teaching, research, and service.

Emory anticipates that these ideas will help shape not only the university's own development but also the rapidly evolving field of higher education.


Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Melvin AyoguProfessor of Pedagogy in Economics
Marcela BenitezAssistant Professor of Anthropology
Sara BottoLecturer in Psychology
Celia CampbellAssistant Professor of Classics
Mariana CandidoActing Associate Professor of History
Achille CastaldoAssistant Professor of Italian Studies
Guangchen ChenAssistant Professor of Chinese
Angela DixonAssistant Professor of Sociology
Bernard L. FragaAssociate Professor of Political Science
David GorkinAssistant Professor of Biology
Kali N. GrossActing Professor of African American Studies
John HeemstraSenior Lecturer in Chemistry
Richard HimesLecturer in Chemistry
Stefan HoderleinProfessor of Economics
Axelle KareraAssistant Professor of Philosophy
Philip KragelAssistant Professor of Psychology
Geoffrey LevinAssistant Professor of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies and Jewish Studies
Fang LiuAssistant Professor of Chemistry
Talea MayoAssistant Professor of Mathematics
Kate McKnellyLecturer in Chemistry
Edward NamSenior Lecturer in Biology
Monika RajActing Associate Professor of Chemistry
Miguel ReyesLecturer in Biology
Marilia RibeiroLecturer in Portuguese
Raphael RibeiroAssistant Professor of Chemistry
Jennifer RieserAssistant Professor of Physics
Shashank ShekharAssistant Professor of Physics
Debjani SihiAssistant Professor of Environmental Sciences
Heeju SohnAssistant Professor of Sociology
Jessica SunAssistant Professor of Political Science
Arber TasimiAssistant Professor of Psychology
Jitendra ThakurAssistant Professor of Biology
Didem UcaAssistant Professor of German Studies
Brooke UlleryAssistant Professor of Mathematics
Yi WangLecturer in Chinese
Ji (Carl) YangAssistant Professor of Computer Science
Katherine YoungAssistant Professor of Music
Liang ZhaoAssistant Professor of Computer Science

Oxford College
Zachary BinneyAssistant Professor of Quantitative Theory Methods
Christopher D. BlakeAssistant Professor of Economics
Tameka Cage ConleyAssistant Professor of English and Creative Writing
Alfred FarrisAssistant Professor of Physics
Daniel C. LudwinskiAssistant Professor of Economics

Goizueta School of Business
Jeffrey ByrneAssistant Professor in the Practice of Accounting
Andrea G. DittmannAssistant Professor, Organization & Management
Rajiv GargAssociate Professor, Information Systems & Operations Management
Teri YohnProfessor, Accounting

School of Law
Kristin N. JohnsonActing Professor of Law
Matthew LawrenceAssociate Professor Practice

School of Medicine
Mahmoud H. AbdouAssistant Professor of Medicine
Jerad AllenAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Tamara AlmeydaAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Lucia AlvarezAssistant Professor of Medicine
Mark ArnoldSenior Associate, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Yvonne Atherly-JohnAssistant Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Marian AxenteAssistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Robert Seth BachnerAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Tue G. BankeInstructor, Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
Wanda Denise BarfieldAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Anna M. BarrettProfessor of Neurology
Sridhar V. BasavarajuAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Nicole J. BattaglioliAssistant Professor of Medicine
Gretchen BellAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
Hebist W. BerhaneAssistant Professor of Medicine
Sonam BhallaAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Manoj BhasinAssociate Professor of Pediatrics
Swati BhasinAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Ozlem BilenAssistant Professor of Medicine
Cady BlockAssistant Professor of Neurology
Jeffrey D. BradleyProfessor of Radiation Oncology
Brendan Michael BrowneAssistant Professor of Urology
Janetta BryksinActing Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Stephanie BusbyInstructor, Surgery
Isida BykuAssistant Professor of Medicine
Lauren A. Byrd-LeotisInstructor, Microbiology and Immunology
William A. CantaraAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Michael B. CarterAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Leslie Anne CassidyAssistant Professor of Medicine
A. Alfred ChahineActing Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jae Won ChangAssistant Professor of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
Brooke ChervenAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Augustine ConduahAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Jacinta CooperAssistant Professor Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Rafael De AyalaAssociate Professor of Surgery
Julie DegeleAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
Karin E. DillActing Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Leigh DooleyAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Carolynn DudeAssistant Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Aarti DuggalAssistant Professor of Medicine
Claudia Espinosa-GarciaInstructor, Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
Michael FiedorekSenior Associate, Anesthesiology
Emilee FlynnAssistant Professor of Medicine
Jasmine ForteAssistant Professor of Neurology
Rex FosterAssistant Professor of Anestheisology
Judith Ann GaddeAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Felipe Garcia QuirozAssistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Heather GatcombeAssistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Monica GavallerAssistant Professor of Medicine
Beatrice Elizabeth GeeAssociate Professor of Pediatrics
Rachel GellerAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Antasia GieblerAssistant Professor of Anestheisology
Baruch GoldbergAssistant Professor of Rheumatology
Samuel B. GraitcerAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Thomas GranchiActing Associate Professor of Surgery
Claudel GratiaAssistant Professor of Medicine
James HamiltonAssistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Christopher HarasztiAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Jessica HardingAssistant Professor of Surgery
Nadine HarrisAssistant Professor of Medicine
Roberto C. Hernandez-IrizarryAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Autumn HinesAssistant Professor of Medicine
Kimberly HoangAssistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Candace E. HobsonAssistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Andrew HongAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Afshan IdreesAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Shreyas JoshiAssistant Professor of Urology
Anand B. JoshiAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Cassandra KaiserInstructor, Rehabilitation Medicine
Rishikesan KamaleswaranAssistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Swaminathan KandaswamyInstructor, Pediatrics
Malavika KapuriaAssistant Professor of Medicine
Dionysios KavalieratosActing Assoc Professor of Palliative Medicine
Aparna KesarwalaAssistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Mehar-Un KhanAssistant Professor of Medicine
Mohd KhanInstructor, Orthopaedics
Kathryn KimreyAssistant Professor of Neurology
Jeffrey KlickAssociate Professor of Pediatrics
Srinija KonduruAssistant Professor of Medicine
Rui KongAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Christine Koniaris-RambaudAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
Venkatesh KrishnasamyAssistant Professor of Radiaology and Imaging Sciences
Loren D. KruegerAssistant Professor of Dermatology
Abiodun T. KukoyiAssistant Professor of Medicine
Susan KunihiroAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
James KuoAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Melissa LambersonAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Sarah LeeAssistant Professor of Opthalmology
Lu LiInstructor, Opthalmology
Chaoran LiAssistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Emberlynn LiuAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Lisa D. LiuAssistant Professor of Medicine
Christopher MaAssistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anuj MahajanAssistant Professor of Surgery
Cheryl MaierAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Jonathan MallenSenior Associate, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Aparna MarkAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
Ethan M MeiselAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Ivo MelcakAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Andrew MilbyAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
David MinkoffAssistant Professor of Medicine
Rohit MittalAssistant Professor of Surgery
Ebonique MomentAssistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Cierra MossAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Kushal NandamAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Amina NaqviAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Bharat NarapareddyAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Gina NicholsAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Anastacia A. NicholsAssistant Professor
William NicholsonActing Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
Christopher NickelSenior Associate, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Joshua NovakAssistant Professor of Medicine
Sharon Owusu-DarkoAssistant Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Prathima PangulurAssistant Professor of Medicine
Nikolaos PapadantonakisAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Suhag H. ParikhActing Associate Professor of Pediatics
Gustavo ParrillaAssistant Professor of Surgery
Ashish PatelActing Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Chrystal PaulosActing Assoc Professor of Surgery
Alexis C. PavlovAssistant Professor Pediatrics
Elizabeth PeacockInstructor, Emergency Medicine
LaRoy P. PenixAssistant Professor of Neurology
Warren PerryAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Christopher PetersAssistant Professor of Medicine
Paul PhelpsAssistant Professor of Medicine
Anne L. PiantadosiAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Lingyan PingSenior Associate, Neurology
Akshat C. PujaraAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Sorin PuscaAssistant Professor of Surgery
Sara N. RaiserAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Paul RichinAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Ali RizviProfessor of Medicine
Blaine R. RobertsAssociate Professor of Biochemistry and Neurology
Brian RobinsonAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Ania RodneyAssistant Professor of Medicine
Zahidee RodriguezAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Cynthia RomeroAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Rajasree RoyAssistant Professor of Medicine
Gary RzeznikAssistant Professor of Medicine
Elna SaahAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Ankur SainiInstructor, Medicine
Diya SandhuAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Gabriel SantamarinaAssistant Professor of Medicine
Glen SattenActing Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Erin SchererAssistant Professor of Medicine
Beth L. SchisselAssistant Professor Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Nicole SchmittActing Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Michelle SchoettlerAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Lia ScottAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Jay H. ShahAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Rachel ShahAssistant Professor of Opthalmology
Jamil ShaikhAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Ben ShatilAssistant Professor of Anesthesiology
David ShepardAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Keerat SinghAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Kelsey Sprang JonesAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Camille StanbackAssistant Professor of Medicine
Andres SuAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Eric SundbergProfessor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry
Mark A. SupanAssistant Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Erica TarabadkarAssistant Professor of Dermatology
Jerry Daniel ThomasAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Angeline TiAssistant Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Naadira UpshawAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Sanne van RoojiAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Casey John WagnerAssistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Hasse WalumInstructor, Pediatrics
Richard Y. WangAssistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Caroline WatsonSenior Associate, Neurology
Andrew WebsterInstructor, Medicine
Jasmine WilliamsAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jason WilliamsAssistant Professor of Medicine
Jennifer Lynn WilliamsAssistant Professor of Surgery
Justin WilliamsAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Gayle WongAssistant Professor of Medicine
Matthew C. WoodruffInstructor, Medicine
Alexander WuAssistant Professor of Medicine
Rachel YosickAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
David YoungSenior Associate, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Marisa YoungAssistant Professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Brian ZanoniAssistant Professor Pediatrics
Patricia Elizabeth ZerraAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Wei ZhengAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Mingyao ZhuAssistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Wonshik CheeResearch Professor
Ethan CiceroAssistant Professor of Nursing
Nicholas GiordanoAssistant Professor of Nursing
Eun-Ok ImProfessor of Nursing, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Innovation
Shaquita StarksAssistant Clinical Professor of Nursing
Beth Ann SwanClinical Professor of Nursing, Associate Dean and Vice President for Academic Practice Partnerships

Rollins School of Public Health
Anke HulsAssistant Professor, Epidemiology
Ashley NaimiAssociate Professor, Epidemiology
Kristin NelsonAssistant Professor, Epidemiology
Ajay PillarisettiAssistant Professor, Environmental Health
Joellen M. SchildkrautActing Professor, Epidemiology
Sarita ShahAssociate Professor, Global Health and Epidemiology
Sheela S. SinharoyResearch Assistant Professor, Global Health

School of Theology
Joel B. KempAssistant Professor of Hebrew Bible
Kyle LambeletAssistant Professor in the Practice of Theology and Ethics
Roger S. NamActing Professor of Hebrew Bible