Aneel K Aggarwal

Aneel K Aggarwal, PhD

  • PROFESSOR | Pharmacological Sciences
  • PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences

Research Topics:

DNA Repair, DNA Replication, Structural Biology, Transcription Factors, Translation

Dr. Aggarwal is an internationally recognized structural biologist, who earned his PhD in biophysics at Kings College, University of London, in 1984. From 1985 to 1987, Dr. Aggarwal participated in a NATO research fellowship and was also a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Harvard University. He then became an Assistant Professor at Columbia University before joining the Mount Sinai Medical School. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Structural & Chemical Biology and holds an Endowed Chair as the Mount Sinai Professor in Structural Biology.

Dr. Aggarwal is a member of the Cancer Mechanisms Program at The Tisch Cancer Institute.


Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Cancer Biology [CAB], Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS], Pharmacology and Therapeutics Discovery [PTD]


PhD, Kings College, University of London

Harvard University