Major Research Areas

Upstate boasts basic and clinical researchers with diverse expertise in neuroscience, molecular genetics, genomics, epigenetics, structural biology, infectious disease, and behavior disorders. This allows students the opportunity to perform research in a wide range of research areas and easily collaborate when new expertise is needed.

William G Kerr, PhD

William G Kerr, PhD
Appointed 04/01/09
5291 Weiskotten Hall
766 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5440

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Cancer Research Institute
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Pediatrics
  • Research Pillars

Education & Fellowships

  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Stanford University, 1993, Genetics
  • PhD: University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1987, Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • BS: Lehigh University, 1982, Chemistry/Molecular Biophysics

Research Interests

  • Transplant immunology and stem cell biology.

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

2/27/13 Upstate researchers look for new treatments for Crohns disease

Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/kerrw