Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Cornell-Ithaca
Claudia Fischbach-Teschl joined the Cornell faculty in 2007. She holds a M.S. from Ludwigs-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Technology from the University of Regensburg, Germany. She conducted her postdoctoral work at the University of Michigan and in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University. Fischbach-Teschl’s research utilizes biomaterials and biomedical engineering approaches to both analyze and therapeutically target microenvironmental conditions in tumors. She is a project leader of Cornell’s Physical Sciences Oncology Center and directs activities related to studying ‘The role of physicochemical transducers in the tumor angiogenic switch’.