Thinking of applying to the Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biosciences Graduate Degree Program program? We are happy to answer any questions you may have. For general questions, please reach out to:

Email: huck-gradinfo@psu.edu
Telephone: (+1) 814-863-3273
Fax: (+1) 814-867-1769

The leaders of the MCIBS program are available to assist current students:

Program Chair, Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biosciences Graduate Degree Program

Melissa Rolls

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Biosciences; Director of the Center for Cellular Dynamics; Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Associate Chair, Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biosciences Graduate Degree Program
Emphasis Area Representative, Cancer Biology

Adam Glick

Associate Chair, Molecular Cellular and Integrative Biosciences; Emphasis Area Representative, Cancer Biology; Professor of Molecular Toxicology and Carcinogenesis;


Emphasis Area Representative, Cellular and Developmental Biology

Zhi-Chun Lai

Professor of Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Emphasis Area Representative, Cell and Developmental Biology


Emphasis Area Representative, Genetics

Robert Paulson

Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences; Emphasis Area Representative, Genetics


Emphasis Area Representative, Immunology and Infectious Disease

Margherita Cantorna

Emphasis Area Representative, Immunology and Infectious Disease; Director of the Center for Molecular Immunology and Infectious Disease; Distinguished Professor in Molecular Immunology


Emphasis Area Representative, Molecular Toxicology

Curtis Omiecinski

Professor of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences; H. Thomas and Dorothy Willits Hallowell Chair; Emphasis Area Representative, Molecular Toxicology


Emphasis Area Representative, Neurobiology

Bernhard Luscher

Emphasis Area Representative, Neurobiology; Director of the Center for Molecular Investigation of Neurological Disorders; Professor of Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology;