Dr. Martin Matzuk has been named chair of the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. He has been serving as interim chair since March 2019.
Matzuk is professor of pathology & immunology, molecular and human genetics, molecular and cellular biology, and pharmacology and chemical biology at Baylor. He also is the director of the Center for Drug Discovery and member of the NCI-designated Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor. He holds the Stuart A. Wallace Chair and Robert L. Moody, Sr. Chair in the Department of Pathology & Immunology.
He received the ASIP Outstanding Investigator Award from the American Society for Investigative Pathology in 2002.