Silviu L. Faitar
Silviu L. Faitar, PhD
Associate Professor, Biology
Biology (Academic Program), Math and Natural Sciences
(716) 829-8167 fax
Dr. Faitar began teaching at D'Youville in the Fall of 2007
His primary teaching duties are in introductory biology and in biochemistry.
Dr. Faitar enjoys traveling and enjoys listening to music and reading books, as well as collecting them. He likes to garden and is an avid fan of professional sports, especially soccer, NFL, NHL and Formula 1 racing.
Dr. Faitar is married with one daughter.
Education & Training
- University of Bucharest, M.S. in Biochemistry,
- University at Buffalo, Ph.D. in Biochemistry
His research interests are in the areas of cellular and molecular biology, including cancer research, cell cycle and cytokinesis, bioinformatics, genomics and proteonomics.