PAST MEMBERS

Post-Docs

Jie Xu, Ph.D. (2014-2017)

Current position: Project Management Scientist / Assistant Professor. Abmart Inc-China Northwestern University Joint Research Institute. Shanghai, China.


Jennifer Grier, Ph.D. (2013-2016)

Went to: Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology, Linfield College, OR.

Current position: Assistant Professor of Biology-Immunology at Regis University, CO.

Xiomara Mercado-López, Ph.D. (2010-2013)

Went to: Assistant Professor, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Campus Arecibo.

Maria Ines Barria, PhD (2009-2010)

Went to: Postdoctoral Fellow, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY

Current position: Assistant Professor University of Concepcion, Chile.

Graduate Students

Jia Xue (2013-2015)

Position: Visiting Scholar Graduate Student

Went to: finish her PhD in China

Won-keun Kim (2008-2013)

Position: Graduate Student

Went to: Research Instructor, Korea University

Tamar Hermesh (2005-2010)

Position: Graduate Student (co-mentor), Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY.

Went to: Postdoctoral Fellow, Rockefeller University, NY

Current: Medical student, Israel.

Jacob Yount (2002-2007)

Position: Graduate Student (co-mentor), Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY.

Went to: Postdoctoral Fellow, Rockefeller University, NY

Current position: Assistant Professor, Center for Microbial Interface Biology, Ohio State University.

Vet students

Ali Sanz (summer 2017)

PennVet Student

Emma Price (summer 2016)

PennVet Student

Undergrads

Ker-Cheng Chen (2017)

Undergraduate Student, joined in January, 2017

Position: School of Arts & Sciences, UPenn.

Lauren Chun (2014-2016)

School of Arts & Sciences, UPenn

Went to: Research Assistant @ UCSF

Derek Standlee (2014-2016)

School of Arts & Sciences, UPenn

Went to: Vet School at Tufts.

Micah Gilbert (2013-2015)

Position: School of Arts & Sciences, UPenn

Emily Dunay (2011-2015)

Position: School of Arts & Sciences, UPenn

Went to: Vet School University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.

Lakshimi Bhagavathula (2012-2013)

Position: UPenn, Master in Biotechnology

Went to: Research Specialist Penn Gene Targeting Core

Current position: Graduate Student (PhD) at Rutgers University, NJ.

Olga Herrera (2009-2010)

Position: PREP Student, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY.

Went to: continued PREP program at Mount Sinai, NY.

Current position: Regeneron, NY.

Research Assistants

Alex Valenzuela (2015-2017)

Position: Research Specialists A since September, 2015

Went to: Post bach at UCSF

Deepika Jain, Ph.D (2011-2014)

Position: Research Specialist D / Lab Manager.

Went to: Eurofins Group, PA

Karla Tapia (2008-2012)

Position: Research Specialist C

Went to: Research Technician, Universidad Católica de Chile.

Luis Muñoz (2003-2011)

Position: Research Specialist D, Lab manager

Went to: ImClone, NY

Rotations and Summer Students

David Yang (UPenn, SAS), Summer, 2017

Gregorio Benitez (Brown University;UPenn, SUIP), Summer 2017

Sangya Agarwal (UPenn, CAMB-GTV), Fall 2016

Andrew Hart (UPenn ,IGG), Fall 2016

Courtney Comar (UPenn, CAMB-MVP), Spring 2016

Eddie Irvine (UPenn, SUIP), Summer 2014

Wenzhi Song (Bryn Mawr College), Summer 2014

Ethan Mack (UPenn, IGG, MD/PhD), Fall 2013

Alexis Leanza (UPenn, CTSA Internship), Summer 2013

Cristhian Cadena (UPenn, SUIP), Summer 2012 and 2013

Tori Yamamoto (UPenn, IGG), Fall 2012

Julia Rood (UPenn, IGG, MD/PhD), Fall 2012

Joshua Sherman (UPenn, Vagelos Program in Life Sciences & Management), Spring 2012

Steven Siegel (UPenn, MVP, MD/PhD), Fall 2011

Megan Wise (UPenn, MVP), Fall 2011

Jerome Molleston (UPenn, MVP, MD/PhD), Summer and more 2011

Michael Adu (UPenn, SUIP), Summer 2011

Sabrina Tsang (UPenn, MVP), Spring 2011-Fall 2012

Ciara Gimblet (UPenn, MVP), Spring 2011

Gretchen Harms (UPenn, IGG), Winter 2011

Zachary Zalinger (UPenn, MVP), Winter 2011