QB Graduates

2014-2015
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Srabasti Acharya Srabasti Acharya Graduated: Summer 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Dual degree in Physics and Astronomy
Mentors: Lisa Lapidus, Physics and Astronomy; Claire Vieille, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Rahul Banerjee Rahul Banerjee Graduated: Summer 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Chemistry
Mentors: Robert Cukier, Chemistry; Honggao Yan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Koyeli Banerjee Koyei Banerjee Graduated: Summer 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Chemistry
Mentors: David Weliky, Chemistry; Gary Blanchard, Chemistry
Tao He 13-14he-tao Graduated: 2015
Degree: Ph.D. Statistics and Probability
Mentors: Yuehua Cui, Statistics and Probability; Ning Jiang, Horticulture
Tamer Mansour Tamer Mansour Graduated: Summer 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Genetics
Mentors: C. Titus Brown, Computer Science and Engineering, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics; Brian Schutte, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Masoud Mirmomeni Mirmomeni Graduated: 2015
Degree: Ph.D. Computer Science and Engineering
Mentors: Yanni Sun, Computer Science and Engineering
Patrick Ochieng 08-09ochieng Graduated: 2015
Degree: Ph.D. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentors: Charles Hoogstraten, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Michael Feig, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Likit Preeyanon Likit Preeyanon Graduated: Summer 2014
Degree: Ph.D. Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Mentors: C. Titus Brown, Computer Science and Engineering; Wenjiang Fu, Epidemiology
Honglang Wang 13-14wang Graduated: 2015
Degree: Ph.D. Statistics and Probability
Mentors: Yuehua Cui, Statistics and Probability; Robin Buell, Plant Biology
2013-2014
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Gaurav Moghe 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
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 08-09buhrow 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
Jason Pell 09-10pell 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
Sugalesini Subramaniam 09-10suga 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
Cen Wu 11-12_wu-cen 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 09-10bell-shannon 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
Jacqueline Dresch 08-09dreschj 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
Mingjie Jin 09-10jin-mingjie 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
Ming Li 08-09li 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
Erica Schwander 08-09schwander 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.
Yalu Wen 08-09wen >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
Ming Wu 08-09wu 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 08-09liShaoyu 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 08-09ligengxin 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
Ahmet Ay 06-07_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.
Steven Waldauer 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 06-07_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
Xi Zhang zhang-xi 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 Misevic-r 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
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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 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 brandonH 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