Students are attracted to our program from all across the country and around the world to pursue research in quantitative and computational biosciences. View the profiles below to learn about some of our current students.

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First-Year Students

Ruizhi Duan

Grad Student-1st Yr

Owen Hirschi

Grad Student-1st Yr

Bree Lege

Grad Student-1st Yr

Xiqi Li

Grad Student-1st Yr

Xuwen Li

Grad Student-1st Yr

Megan Mair

Grad Student-1st Yr

Khushali Patel

Grad Student-1st Yr

Dharaniya Sakthivel

Grad Student-1st Yr

Harini Tirumala

Grad Student-1st Yr

Timothy Wu

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Department: Molecular and Human Genetics; Mentor: TBD

Eder Xhako

Grad Student-1st Yr

Second-Year Students

Timothy Abreo

Graduate Student

Department: Molecular and Human Genetics; Mentor: Dr. Edward Cooper

Matthew Avalos

Graduate Student

Catherine Clare Bradley

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Department: Molecular & Human Genetics; Mentor: Christophe Herman, Ph.D.

Varuna Chander

Graduate Student

Stephanie Coffin

Graduate Student

Haowei Du

Graduate Student

Colleen Dupuis

Graduate Student

Ishwar Hosamani

Graduate Student

Guo Hu

Graduate Student

Angad Jolly

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

•Department: Molecular & Human Genetics; •Mentor: James Lupski, M.D., Ph.D.

Emily Laplante

Graduate Student

Department: Molecular and Human Genetics; Mentor: Aleksandar Milosavljevic, Ph.D

Carl Grant Mangleburg

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Department: Molecular & Human Genetics; Mentor: Joshua Shulman, M.D., Ph.D.

Woojun Park

Graduate Student

Brian-Tyler Glenn St. Hilaire

Graduate Student

Venkatasubramaniam Sundaramurthy

Graduate Student

Third-Year Students

Raghu Chandramohan

Graduate Student

Christopher Michael Grochowski

PhD Student

Adam Wesley Hansen

Graduate Student

Jacob Michael Harnish

Graduate Student

Patrick Joseph Hunt

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Molecular & Human Genetics; Mentor: Benjamin Arenkiel, Ph.D.

Amrita Anand Iyer

Graduate Student

Celina Yvonne Jones

Graduate Student

Michael M Khayat

Graduate Student

Yichi Niu

Graduate Student

Denice Mae Palmos

Graduate Student

Varduhi Petrosyan

Graduate Student

Thomas Arthur Ravenscroft

Graduate Student

Jaime Manuel Reyes

Graduate Student

Aging, computational biology, bioinformatics, stem cell biology

Hadley Elizabeth Sheppard

Graduate Student

Cancer, gene regulation, chemical biology

Daniel Christopher Sutton

Graduate Student

Chaofan Zhang

Graduate Student

 Fourth-Year Students

Ivan Dmitrievich Bochkov

Graduate Student

Hilary Friis Chester

Research Assistant (GS)

Ian Eugene Copeland

Research Assistant (GS)

Lois Melissa Dodson

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Molecular & Human Genetics; Mentor: Alison Bertuch, M.D., Ph.D.

Sean William Dooling

Research Assistant (GS)

Mechanisms underlying microbiome-mediated effects on brain related behaviors.

Hadia Hijazi

Graduate Student

Oscar Daniel Murillo

Predoctoral Fellow (GS)

Tarik Onur

Graduate Student

Dillon Roy Shapiro

Research Assistant (GS)

Saumya Dushyant Sisoudiya

Graduate Student

Jessica Lee Swanson

Predoctoral Fellow (GS)

Nicholas Jay Webster

Research Assistant (GS)

Zhenxin Yan

Research Assistant (GS)

Fifth-Year Students

Peter Nels Kundert

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Molecular and Human Genetics; Mentor: Gadi Shaulsky, Ph.D.

Rocco D Lucero

Tech, Research II

Kristen Michelle Meyer

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Microbiome and Metagenomics

Nhung Tuyet Pham

Graduate Student

Tiffany Patricia Rolle

Predoctoral Fellow (GS)

Ruofan Yu

Graduate Student

Sixth-Year Students and Beyond

Seung-Yeop Han

Graduate Student

Yi-Chen Hsieh

Graduate Student

Aging, neurodegeneration, Alzheimer's disease, RNA biology

Isaiah Adam Alexander Neve

Predoctoral Fellow (GS)

Katharine Elizabeth Shelly

Graduate Student

Lauren Straker

Graduate Student

Ann Tabitha Sukumar

Graduate Student

Hui Ye

Graduate Student