Alumni

David Arnolds, M.D., Ph.D. (ISTP Program)
"Transcriptional Control of Cardiac Conduction System Development and Function", 2012
Advisor: Ivan Moskowitz, M.D., Ph.D.
Current Position: Anesthesia & Critical Care Internship, MacNeal Hospital
Chaitanya Bandlamudi, Ph.D.
“Discovery and characterization of novel somatic and widespread inherited polymorphic fusion genes in humans”, 2016
Advisor: Kevin White, Ph.D.
Current Position: Senior Computational Biologist II, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Kenneth Barr, Ph.D.
“Decoding cis-regulation of the Drosophila even-skipped locus with physical-chemical models and synthetic enhancers”, 2017
Advisor: John Reinitz, Ph.D.
Current Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Yoav Gilad Lab,The University of Chicago
John Blischak, Ph.D.
"Investigating Susceptibility to Tuberculosis Using Functional Genomics Approaches", 2016
Advisor: Yoav Gilad, Ph.D.
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Matthew Stephens Lab, The University of Chicago
Justin Chew, Ph.D., (ISTP Program)
"Vulnerability to Molecular Noise Constrains the Architecture of Bacterial Clocks", 2017
Advisor: Michael Rust
Current Position: Medical Student, Pritzker School of Medicine
Veronica Cloud, Ph.D.
“The Roles of Rad51 and DMC1 in Meiosis and Recombination Partner Choice”, 2013
Advisor: Douglas Bishop, Ph.D.
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Karen Deak, Ph.D.
“Long-distance signals in Arabidopsis thaliana”, 2008
Advisor: Jocelyn Malamy. Ph.D.
Current Position: Director, Network Engagement Team, IDEA Center, University of Notre Dame
Jacob Degner, PH.D.
“Computational Approaches to Understanding Gene Regulation”, 2000
Advisor: Jonathan Pritchard, PH.D.
Current Position: Senior Scientist, Bioinformatics and Statistics, Pharmacogentics and Pharmocogenomics, AbbVie
Darlene Douglas, Ph.D.
“A forward genetic approach to peripheral nerve dysfunction”, 2008
Advisor: Brian Popko, Ph.D.
Current Position: Science Teacher, Willows Academy
Megan Dunning, Ph.D.
"Effects of host genotype and population structure in the interaction between Arabidopsis thaliana and its natural bacterial pathogens", 2001
Advisor: Joy Bergelson, Ph.D.
Current Position: Manager of Adult Learning Programs, The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, Illinois