Research Support Staff

The support office offers full adminsitrative, IT, research operations and facilities support for the laboratories of the Center for Cell Signaling. All research operations are managed through this office including faculty recruitment, hires, visas, purchasing and procurement, graduate and post-doctoral training programs, course development and curriculum, seminar series and events, management of core facilities and shared equipment, grant support, website and database managment and desktop support.


DianeDiane Wheeler
205 South Orange Avenue
Center for Cell Signaling, H1206
Tel (973) 972-3558
Fax (973) 972-2668

Diane serves as the Program Administrator and in this role supports faculty recruitment, visas, hiring, facility and operation budgets, events, and planning. Diane serves as the Executive Assistant to the Director and is involved in all aspects of the daily administration of the Center for Cell Signaling to support its research mission.


TinghuiTinghui Hu, Ph.D.
Manager, Tissue Culture Facility
205 South Orange Avenue
Center for Cell Signaling, H-1230
Newark, NJ 07103
Tel: (973) 972--6862
Fax: (973) 972-2668

Tinghui manages the shared tissue culture facility and the central glass wash and autoclaving facility, in addition to maintaining general research facility equipment and operations including the central temperature, CO2 and liquid nitrogen monitoring systems. He also serves as the research facility's lab safety officer and fire warden. For more information about the Tissue Culture core facility, click here.