Contact Information

Department of Developmental Biology
Beckman Center
279 Campus Drive, B300
Stanford, CA 94305-5329

Chair of the Department

Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Professor in Cancer Research
(650) 723-7769

Administrative Staff

Director of Finance and Administration

Indy Singh(650) 723-6163

Associate Director of Finance and Administration

Hoa Nguyen: (650) 725-4080

Student Services Officer

Mimi Qian: (650) 725-7662

Administrative Associate – Gerald Crabtree

Penny Brueggemann(650) 723-3685

Faculty Affairs & AA for Seung Kim, Will Talbot and Margaret Fuller

Sue Elliott: (650) 498-7301

Administrative Associate – Gill Bejerano, Alistair Boettiger, Stuart Kim and Anne Villeneuve

Patti Livingston : (650) 725-6792

Administrative Associate – David Kingsley

Lisa Palermo: (650) 725-7658

Administrative Associate – Irv Weissman

Linda Quinn: (650) 723-6520

Administrative Associate – Philip Beachy

Judith Mathews: (650) 736-8530

Administrative Associate – Roel Nusse

Kathy Shaw: (650) 723-5035

Administrative Associate – Maria Barna and Lucy Shapiro

Sergio Alcantara: (650) 725-7657

Administrative Assistant – Joanna Wysocka

Stuart Jeung: (650) 736-2999

Administrative Assistant – Bo Wang

Nicole Sterling: (650) 724-9615

Lab Manager

Todd Galitz: (650) 799-1554

Financial Analyst

Yong Chong: (650) 721-1564

PhD Program

The PhD program in Developmental Biology is one of 14 Biosciences PhD programs offered at Stanford University. Our faculty are dedicated to training new leaders to address the fundamental problems of development in a wide group of organisms.