Loyola University Chicago

The Graduate School

Graduate School Staff

Leanne Cribbs, PhD

Title/s:  Associate Dean of Graduate Education, Stritch School of Medicine

Office #:  SSOM, #406

Phone: 708.327.2817


External Webpage: http://ssom.luc.edu/graduate_school/


Dr. Cribbs earned her PhD in Biological Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and has been a long-time faculty member of Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine. Prior to becoming Associate Dean for Graduate Education, Dr. Cribbs conducted molecular research on ion channels in heart and vascular smooth muscle, and is widely published in the field. She continues to teach as a faculty member in Cell and Molecular Physiology, and enjoys recruiting and advising students as they work towards graduate degrees in the biomedical sciences. Leisure activities include spending time with family, playing in the church handbell choir, knitting and gardening.