Human Genetics Program - Faculty Members


Faculty member last name index:

A (7) | B (5) | C (3) | D (1) | E (4) | F (3) | G (2) | H (4) | J (1) | K (1) | L (2) | M (4) | N (3) | P (2) | R (2) | S (7) | T (1) | V (2) | W (3) | Y (2) | Z (1)

Nkosi Adejola

Nkosi Adejola
Undergraduate Institution: University of Miami
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology / Year: 2008
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Philip A. Cole

Ikeoluwa Adeshina

Ikeoluwa Adeshina
Undergraduate Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Emily Adney

Emily Adney
Undergraduate Institution: Occidental College
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Jef Boeke

Dan Ardeljan

Dan Ardeljan
Undergraduate Institution: Duke University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Cell & Molecular Biology / Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Kathleen Burns

Foram Ashar

Foram Ashar
Undergraduate Institution: University of Georgia
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Genetics / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Dan Arking

Melis Atalar

Melis Atalar
Undergraduate Institution: Bilkent University
Undergraduate Degree: Molecular Biology and Genetics / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Bracha Avigdor

Bracha Avigdor
Undergraduate Institution: Birkbeck University of London
Undergraduate Degree: M.Sc. Bioinformatics / Year: 2008
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ben Ho Park
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Sarah Wheelan

Maggie Baker

Maggie Baker
Undergraduate Institution: Humboldt State University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Cellular/Molecular Biology / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Andrew McCallion

Emilyn Banfield

Emilyn Banfield
Undergraduate Institution: Clemson University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

James D. Beckett

James D. Beckett
Undergraduate Institution: Kenyon College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Chemistry / Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Hal Dietz

Benjamin J. Bell

Benjamin J. Bell
Undergraduate Institution: Northeastern University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biochemistry / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Mark Wu

Leandros Boukas

Leandros Boukas
Undergraduate Institution: University of Patras, Greece
Undergraduate Degree: MD / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Giovanni Carosso

Giovanni Carosso
Undergraduate Institution: UC Santa Barbara
Undergraduate Degree: Biopsychology/ Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Hans Bjornsson, MD, PhD

Tyler J. Creamer

Tyler J. Creamer
Undergraduate Institution: University of East Anglia
Undergraduate Degree: B.Sc. Hons., Biological Sciences / Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2009
Thesis Advisor: Daniel Warren

Jevon Cutler

Jevon Cutler
Undergraduate Institution: Portland State University
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2003
Program year of entry: 2011
Thesis Advisor: Akhilesh Pandey and Karen Reddy

Tara T. Doucet

Tara T. Doucet
Undergraduate Institution: Clemson University
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Biological Sciences / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Haig Kazazian

Nicole Eckart

Nicole Eckart
Undergraduate Institution: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Dimitrios Avramopoulos

Hannah Edelman

Hannah Edelman
Undergraduate Institution: Swarthmore College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Biology / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Michael Parsons

Rebecca Eggebeen

Rebecca Eggebeen
Undergraduate Institution: Pennsylvania State University
Undergraduate Degree: Forensic Science / Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Dan Arking

Shannon Ellis

Shannon Ellis
Undergraduate Institution: King's College
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Dan Arking

Joseph W. Fischer

Joseph W. Fischer
Undergraduate Institution: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. in Biochemistry/ Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Anthony Leung

Kipper Fletez-Brant

Kipper Fletez-Brant
Undergraduate Institution: St. John's College; Johns Hopkins University
Undergraduate Degree: Liberal Arts; Biotechnology/ Year: 2007; 2012
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Kasper Hansen

Arianna Lee Franca

Arianna Lee Franca
Undergraduate Institution: Franklin and Marshall College
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Dustin Gable

Dustin Gable
Undergraduate Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergraduate Degree: Biomedical Science / Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Mary Armanios

Samuel Gilbert

Samuel Gilbert
Undergraduate Institution: The University of Michigan
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., History & MPH, Epidemiology / Year: 2008 & 2011
Program year of entry: 2011
Thesis Advisor: Elaine Ostrander

Ted Han

Ted Han
Undergraduate Institution: Emory University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S./ Year: 2007
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Garry Cutting

Audrey Marie Hendley

Audrey Marie Hendley
Undergraduate Institution: University of South Carolina Aiken
Undergraduate Degree: B.S./ Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2009
Thesis Advisor: Steven D. Leach and Jennifer M. Bailey

Paul Hook

Paul Hook
Undergraduate Institution: The Pennsylvania State University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Andy McCallion

Victoria Hoskins

Victoria Hoskins
Undergraduate Institution: Wake Forest University
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Julie Jurgens

Julie Jurgens
Undergraduate Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: David Valle

Alyssa Kallman

Alyssa Kallman
Undergraduate Institution: UCLA
Undergraduate Degree: Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Melissa Lee

Melissa Lee
Undergraduate Institution: University of Georgia
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Cellular Biology/ Year: 2006
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: Garry Cutting

Ryan Longchamps

Ryan Longchamps
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland, College Park
Undergraduate Degree: Physiology and Neurology / Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Dan Arking

Allison McCague

Allison McCague
Undergraduate Institution: University of Delaware
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology / Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Garry Cutting

Sarah McClymont

Sarah McClymont
Undergraduate Institution: University of Guelph
Undergraduate Degree: B.Sc., Biological Sciences / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Andrew McCallion

Anna Joyce Moyer

Anna Joyce Moyer
Undergraduate Institution: University of Alabama
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., M.S. Biology/ Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Wahid A Mulla

Wahid A Mulla
Undergraduate Institution: Government College of Pharmacy, Karad, MH, India
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences/ Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: Rong Li

Priyanka Nandakumar

Priyanka Nandakumar
Undergraduate Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Biological Sciences / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Aravinda Chakravarti

Akshay N Narkar

Akshay N Narkar
Undergraduate Institution: V.M.H.P.S. Coll of Pharmacy, Mumbai University, India
Undergraduate Degree: B.Pharm./ Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Rong Li

Anh-Thu Ngoc Lam

Anh-Thu Ngoc Lam
Undergraduate Institution: University of Vermont
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Biochemistry, B.A. Spanish / Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Garry Cutting

Elizabeth Partan

Elizabeth Partan
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland, College Park
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology / Year: 2014
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: David Hackam

Genay Pilarowski

Genay Pilarowski
Undergraduate Institution: Whitman College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Biology / Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Hans Bjornsson

Sarah Robbins

Sarah Robbins
Undergraduate Institution: University of Maryland
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Biology and B.A. Linguistics/ Year: 2014
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Dave Valle

Johanna Robertson

Johanna Robertson
Undergraduate Institution: Whitman College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. / Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Loyal Goff

Helen Schmidt

Helen Schmidt
Undergraduate Institution: University of Delaware
Undergraduate Degree: Honors B.S. in Biochemistry / Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Geraldine Seydoux

Joseph Shin

Joseph Shin
Undergraduate Institution: Haverford College
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Caroline Siebald

Caroline Siebald
Undergraduate Institution: University of Oxford
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Anna Sliva

Anna Sliva
Undergraduate Institution: Indiana University Bloomington
Undergraduate Degree: B.S.O.F. Music and Biology/ Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2009
Thesis Advisor: Jef Boeke

Simeon Ungerleider Springer

Simeon Ungerleider Springer
Undergraduate Institution: Skidmore College
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2008
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Bert Vogelstein

Kelsey Stuttgen

Kelsey Stuttgen
Undergraduate Institution: University of Wisconsin Eau Claire
Undergraduate Degree: / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Jungeun Sung

Jungeun Sung
Undergraduate Institution: University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year:
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: David Hackam

Joseph Tilghman

Joseph Tilghman
Undergraduate Institution: Washington and Lee University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S., Biology/ Year: 2013
Program year of entry: 2013
Thesis Advisor: Aravinda Chakravarti

Kaitlin Victor

Kaitlin Victor
Undergraduate Institution: University of California, Riverside
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Hilary Vernon

Elizabeth Vincent

Elizabeth Vincent
Undergraduate Institution: Yale University
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Chemistry / Year: 2015
Program year of entry: 2015
Thesis Advisor: TBD

Jane Welch

Jane Welch
Undergraduate Institution: Clemson University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Genetics/ Year: 2011
Program year of entry: 2011
Thesis Advisor: Kathleen Burns
Thesis Advisor: Sarah Wheelan

Heather C Wick

Heather C Wick
Undergraduate Institution: Tufts University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S./ Year: 2009
Program year of entry: 2014
Thesis Advisor: Sarah Wheelan

Courtney Woods

Courtney Woods
Undergraduate Institution: Claremont McKenna College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Biology and Literature / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Andy McCallion

David Ye

David Ye
Undergraduate Institution: University of Toronto
Undergraduate Degree: B.Sc., Molecular Genetics/ Year: 2010
Program year of entry: 2010
Thesis Advisor: David Ginty

Jing You

Jing You
Undergraduate Institution: Wuhan University
Undergraduate Degree: B.S. / Year: 2012
Program year of entry: 2012
Thesis Advisor: Dave Valle

Shira G. Ziegler

Shira G. Ziegler
Undergraduate Institution: Oberlin College
Undergraduate Degree: B.A., Neuroscience / Year: 2008
Program year of entry: 2012 (MD/PhD)
Thesis Advisor: Hal Dietz