PEOPLE

POSDTOCTORAL FELLOWS

 

DR. AREETHA D’SOUZA

PhD Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, 2017

Joined the lab in August 2018.

 

 

 

GRADUATE STUDENTS

 

JENNIFER YOON

Joined the lab in 2017.

myoglobin project

metal homeostasis in S. pneumoniae

 

 

 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

 

EMILY DYER

Manganese homeostasis 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MATTHEW WALSH

Joined the lab in September 2018.

 

 

 

 

 

ALEXIS ECKHART

Joined the lab in September 2019.

RNR project, TIGR4 biofilm

 

 

 

 

 

QUENTEN CHICON

Joined the lab in September 2019.

Antimicrobial hydrogel project

 

 

 

 

ALUMNI

 

CHRISTOS COSTEAS

Joined the lab in May 2018

Myoglobin project

Defended his Capstone thesis in May 2020.

 

 

 

CARA CHESTER

Joined the lab in September 2018. DFsc project

Defended her Capstone thesis in May 2020.

 

 

MAGDELYNN MEGE

Joined the lab in summer 2018.

TIGR4 biofilm project

Defended her Capstone thesis in December 2019.

 

 

 

 

JACKY WU

RNR project

Hydrogels for wound healing

 

 

 

 

QUYEN PHAM

Syracuse City School District high school (summer 2019)

ACS Project Seed

 

 

 

 

JOYCE QUON

REU student from California State University of Los Angeles (summer 2018).

RNR project, stopped-flow

 

 

 

LIZZY ORTIZ

Upstate Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation program (summer 2018). Lizzy is from Laredo Community College.

Myoglobin project

 

 

 

 

CHANH DO

Syracuse City School District high school (summer 2018)

M. tuberculosis catalase

 

JOEL REMPILLO

2016 – 2018

Design of mononuclear non-heme enzyme for oxygen activation.

PhD program at Yale (Biological and Biomedical Sciences).

 

ALEX STERNISHA

2014 – 2016

Antimicrobial hydrogels

M.D./Ph.D program at UTSW

 

 

DENIS CIPURKO

REU student from Loyola Chicago            (summer 2017)

The role of serine to threonine substitution in NrdF protein of ribonucleotide reductase enzyme.

 

 

 

KATHARINA HIEBLER

iREU student from University of Graz (summer 2015)

Functional tuning of the catalytic residue pKa in a de novo designed esterase.

 

 

GARRICK CENTOLA 

REU student from University of Rochester (summer 2015)

Antimicrobial hydrogels