David Damassa, PhD

David Damassa, PhD

Professor of Integrative Physiology & Pathobiology



BS, Biology, Stanford University
PhD, Physiology & Anatomy, Stanford University
Postdoctoral Training, University of California, Los Angeles


Campus: Boston
Office: M&V 518

Contact Information

Office Phone: 617-636-6920
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Graduate Programs

Cell, Molecular & Developmental Biology


Research Synopsis

I do not maintain an active laboratory and do not accept dissertation students.

I participate in program activities including teaching. My research interests focused on the elucidation of the signaling networks of steroid hormones, particularly androgens.

Apply to the Sackler School


The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research