Graduates

2013-2014
 
Wenzhao Yang
Wenzhao Yang

Graduated: Spring 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Animal Science/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Robert Tempelman, Animal Science; Catherine Ernst, Animal Science
Current Position: Seeking a position in industry



2012-2013
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Leann Buhrow

Graduated: Fall 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Cell and Molecular Biology/Quantitative Biology
Mentors:Shelagh Ferguson-Miller, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Leslie Kuhn, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Current Position: Postdoc at University of Saskatchewan, Canada

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Gaurav Moghe

Graduated: Fall 2013
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Genetics/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Shin-Han Shiu, Plant Biology; Rong Jin, Computer Science and Engineering
Current Position: Research Associate with Dr. Rob Last at Michigan State University

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Jason Pell

Graduated: Spring 2013
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Computer Science and Engineering/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Eric Torng, Computer Science & Engineering; C. Titus Brown, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Current Position: Software Development Engineer at Amazon

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Sugalesini Subramaniam

Graduated: Spring 2013
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Comparative Medicine & Integrated Biology/ Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Hans Cheng, Avian Disease & Oncology Laboratory; C. Titus Brown, Computer Science and Engineering/Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Current Position: Postdoc at University of Pennsylvania

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Cen Wu

Graduated: Summer 2013
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Statistics and Probability/ Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Yuehua Cui , Statistics and Probability; Robin Buell, Plant Biology
Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Biostatistics, Yale University


2011-2012
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Shannon Bell

Graduated: Summer 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology/Quantitative Biology
Mentors:Robert Last , Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Shin-Han Shiu, Plant Biology
Current Position: Begin 2-year postdoc with Dr Steve Edwards at the EPA-RTP National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory as an ORISE fellow in fall 2012

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Jacqueline Dresch

Graduated: Spring 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Mathematics/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Chichia Chiu, Mathematics; David Arnosti, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Current Position: Accepted a 2-year NSF-funded teaching and research postdoctoral fellowship position at Harvey Mudd College to begin in July 2012

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Mingjie Jin

Graduated: Spring 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Chemical Engineering & Materials Science/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Bruce Dale, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science; Gemma Reguera, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Current Position: Post-doc in Bruce Dale?s lab, Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University

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Ming Li

Graduated: Spring 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Epidemiology/Quantitative Biology
Mentors:Wenjiang Fu, Epidemiology; Shin-Han Shiu, Plant Biology
Current Position: Post-doc at Case Western Reserve University in Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department

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Erica Schwander

Graduated: Summer 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Chemistry/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: David Weliky, Chemistry; Michael Garavito, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Current Position: A postdoctoral research scholar at the University of North Carolina in the Department of Chemistry.

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Yalu Wen

Graduated: Summer 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Epidemiology/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Wenjiang Fu, Epidemiology; Robin Buell, Plant Biology
Current Position: Return to China

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Ming Wu

Graduated: Summer 2012
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Computer Science/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Rong Jin, Computer Science and Engineering; Christina Chan, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
Current Position: Postdoc fellow at HHMI, Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, in the research field of human genomics

 

2010-2011
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Shaoyu Li

Graduated: Summer 2011
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Statistics and Probability/Quantitative Biology
Mentors:Yuehua Cui, Statistics and Probability; Shin-Han Shiu, Plant Biology
Current Position: Assistant Faculty Member, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

2009-2010
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Gengxin Li

Graduated: Summer 2010
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Statistics and Probability/Quantitative Biology
Mentors: Yuehua Cui, Statistics and Probability; Dechun Wang, Crop and Soil Science

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Ahmet Ay

Graduated: Fall 2009
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Mathematics/ Quantitavie Biology
Mentors: Chichia Chiu, Mathematics; David Arnosti, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Current Position: Tenure-track assistant professor position in the Departments of Mathematics and Biology at Colgate University.

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Steven Waldauer

Graduated: Fall 2009
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Physics and Astronomy/Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: William Wedemeyer, Physics and Astronomy; Charles Hoogstraten, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Current Position: Postdoc at the University of Zurich with Peter Hamm.

 

2008-2009
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Vijay Singh

Graduated: Summer 2009
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Physics and Astronomy/Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: Lisa Lapidus, Physics and Astronomy; William Wedemeyer, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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Xi Zhang

Graduated: Summer 2009
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Chemistry/ Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: John Allison, Chemistry; Shelagh Ferguson-Miller, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Current Position: Postdoc at the Scripps Research Institute, Florida.

 

2005-2006
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Dusan Misevic

Graduated: Spring 2006
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior/Zoology
Mentors: Richard Lenski, Zoology/Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior; Charles Ofria, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior/Computer Science and Engineering
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Descartes Faculty of Medicine, Paris, France

 

2004-2005

Elizabeth Ostrowski

Graduated: Summer 2005
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior/Zoology
Mentors: Richard Lenski, Zoology/Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior; Charles Ofria, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior/Computer Science and Engineering
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Rice University

 

2003-2004
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Zahra MirAfzali

Graduated: Fall 2003
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Chemistry/Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: John McCracken, Chemistry; David DeWitt, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Current Position: Started her own company, Encapsula Nanosciences, in Nashville, TN

 

2002-2003
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Brandon Hespenheide

Graduated: Fall 2002
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology/Physics and Astronomy
Mentors: Leslie Kuhn, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Michael Thorpe, Physics and Astronomy


Andrew Rader

Graduated: Fall 2002
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Physics and Astronomy/Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: Michael Thorpe, Physics and Astronomy; Leslie Kuhn, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology