Faculty and Staff


Sanjay Shete, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair ad-interim, Epidemiology
Executive Assistant:  Linda Hicks
(713) 792-8524


Research Faculty

Faculty - Joint

  • Jaffer Ajani, M.D. - Professor, GI Medical Oncology
  • Abenaa Brewster, M.D., M.P.H. - Associate Professor, Clinical Cancer Prevention
  • Manal Hassan, M.D., Ph.D. - Associate Professor, GI Medical Oncology
  • Guojun Li, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sanjay Shete, Ph.D. - Professor, Biostatistics
  • Erich Sturgis, M.D. - Professor, Head and Neck Surgery
  • Xin Shelley Wang, M.D., Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Symptom Research

Faculty - Adjunct Appointment

  • Francisco Esteva, M.D., Ph.D. - Oncologist, NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Thomas Kosten, M.D. - Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Roberta Ness, M.D., M.P.H. - Dean and Professor, UT School of Public Health