Secondary Appointments


These faculty members have research expertise in areas of interest to neurology. They make important ongoing contributions to our department, faculty, fellows, residents, medical students and educational programs.

Issam Awad, MD

Awad, Issam, MD
Professor, Surgery
Professor, Neurology
Director, Neurovascular Surgery

Jack Cowan, MD

Cowan, Jack, PhD
Professor, Mathematics
Professor, Neurology
Professor, Physical Sciences Collegiate Division

David Frim, MD PhD

Frim, David, MD PhD
Chief of Neurosurgery
Ralph Cannon Professor Neurosurgery

Nicholas Hatsopoulos, PhD

Hatsopoulos, Nicholas, PhD
Associate Professor, Organismal Biology & Anatomy
Associate Professor, Neurology
Associate Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division
Chair, Committee on Computational Neuroscience

Michael Kohrman, MD

Kohrman, Michael, MD
Professor, Pediatrics
Professor, Neurology
Professor, Surgery

Seon Kyu Lee, MD PhD

Lee, Seon Kyu, MD PhD
Associate Professor, Radiology
Associate Professor, Neurology
Associate Professor, Surgery
Director, Interventional Neuroradiology Service

Maciej Lesniak, MD MHCM

Lesniak, Maciej, MD MHCM
Professor, Surgery
Professor, Neurology
Director, Neurosurgical Oncology
Director, Neuro-Oncology Research

Jeremy Marks, MD PhD

Marks, Jeremy, MD PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Associate Professor, Neurology
Associate Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division

Stephen Meredith, PhD

Meredith, Stephen, MD PhD
Professor, Pathology
Professor, Neurology
Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division
Professor, New Collegiate Division

Kenneth Silver, MD

Silver, Kenneth, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, Child Neurology Residency Program

Sangram Sisodia, PhD

Sisodia, Sangram, PhD
Professor, Neurobiology
Professor, Neurology
Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division
Director, Center for Molecular Neurobiology

Gopal Thinakaran, PhD

Thinakaran, Gopal, PhD
Professor, Neurology
Professor, Neurobiology
Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division

James Tonsgard, MD

Tonsgard, James, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, University of Chicago Ambulatory Program for Neurofibromatosis

Wim van Drongelen, PhD

van Drongelen, Wim, PhD
Professor, Pediatrics
Technical Director & Research Director Pediatric Epilepsy Center
Senior Fellow Computation Institute

Peter Warnke, MD

Warnke, Peter, MD
Associate Professor, Surgery
Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery

Xiaoxi Zhuang, PhD

Zhuang, Xiaoxi, PhD
Professor, Neurobiology
Professor, Biological Sciences Collegiate Division
Professor, Neurology