David Zuckerman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Chair, Biology Department

David Zuckerman
Cornelia Hall, 105-J
(914) 633-2689 (914) 633-2689


  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2009
  • BA, Case Western Reserve University, 1998

Dr. David Zuckerman teaches courses in general biology and microbiology. His research focus is on the cell biology of the soil bacterium Myxococcus xanthus, a model social bacterium. Additional primary research interests include examining cell movement across surfaces and determining of how protein structures within the cell contribute to the shape and behavior of the bacteria.

Getting to Know Dr. David Zuckerman