459 Biotechnology Building
Professor of Genetics
Roles for DNA Mismatch Repair Proteins in Maintaining Genome Stability
Eric Alani is a Professor & Chair of Genetics in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. He received a B.S. degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1984 and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1990. He was a Life Sciences Research Foundation Merck fellow (1991-1994) at Harvard Medical School in Boston before joining the faculty at Cornell in 1995. Dr. Alani is currently a member of the Genetics Society of America and the American Society for Microbiology. Dr. Alani's research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health and the United States Department of Agriculture.