Dr. James Kubilus earned his PhD degree in Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology from the Tufts Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. He stayed at Tufts to do his post-doctoral training with Dr Tom Linsenmayer in developmental biology of the eye and then joined the faculty to continue these studies and teach in Tufts graduate medical education programs.
Dr Kubilus teaches Anatomy in the medical, dental, MBS and PA programs. He co-directs, with Dr Leavis, the integrated first-year Dental School Neuroscience course. He is currently the Associate Faculty Director of the MBS Program and serves as the chair of the MBS curriculum committee and thesis coordinator. Being an advisor to students is his favorite role.