February 19, 2021

Named Chair: Santiago Schnell

Santiago Schnell, D.Phil., has been appointed chair of the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology in the U-M Medical School by the Board of Regents, effective March 1, 2021. Schnell has served as interim chair of the department since August 2017.

Dr. Schnell joined the faculty at the University of Michigan in 2008 as an associate professor in the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology. In 2013, he was jointly appointed as associate professor of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics. He was promoted to professor in both departments in 2015, and recently was named as the John A. Jacquez Collegiate Professor of Physiology.  Congratulations to you, Santiago!