The faculty of The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research includes principal investigators, technology center directors, and research advisors. They have earned a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent), and are internationally recognized scientists. Each faculty member is considered a leader in his/her field, and many have developed the methodologies that allow much of the current effort in their respective field of study. All faculty have published in top-tier scientific journals, and most are the recipients of one or more prestigious honors or awards. Stowers faculty have extensive experience in teaching at the graduate level.