Major Research Areas

Researchers in the College of Graduate Studies focus their efforts where it truly matters—on the diseases and illnesses that affect many people. Much of our research activity is grouped into four areas of concentration: cancer; infectious diseases; disorders of the nervous system; and diabetes, metabolic disorders and cardiovascular diseases.

William G Kerr, PhD

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

315 464-5540

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