Presland, Ph.D., is Research Associate Professor of Oral Health Sciences
in the School of Dentistry and Adjunct Research Associate Professor
in the Division of Dermatology of the Department of Medicine. His
research interests are in the molecular and cellular biology of
epithelial differentiation, and in particular the role of the cytoskeleton
and proteases in this process. He is also interested in genetic
disorders that affect the development and function of the epidermis
and oral cavity.