CURRENT MEMBERS
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JONGHWAN KIM PH.D.

Associate Professor

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YUJIN JANG PH.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

CV

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CHRISTOPHER HINDS

Research Scientist

Lab Manager

MIJEONG KIM PH.D.

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Graduate Student

QINGQING GUO

Graduate Student

MUYOUNG LEE

Graduate Student

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JOONHYUK CHOI

CMB Rotation Student

LADAN MASHOURI

CMB Rotation Student

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ALBERT SON

Undergraduate Researcher

Biochem Honors with Thesis

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NIKITA A KAKKAD

Undergraduate Researcher

Biomedical Engineering

Forty Acres Scholar

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE 2021-2022

1 POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

1 GRADUATE STUDENT

 
LAB ALUMNI (2011-2021)

LAB ALUMNI (2011-2021)

Postdoctoral fellows/Graduate students/Research scientists

Samuel Beck, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral fellow, 2012-2017), Assistant professor, MDI Biological Laboratory

Bum-Kyu Lee, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral fellow, 2012-2020), Assistant professor, SUNY-Albany

Jiwoon Lee, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral fellow, 2013-2015), Research scientist, University of Pittsburgh

Catherine Rhee, Ph.D. (Graduate student, 2012-2016), Postdoctoral fellow, Harvard Medical School

Haewon Chung, Ph.D. (Graduate student, 2012-2017), Mammalian synthetic biologist, Asimov

Lucy LeBlanc, Ph.D. (Graduate student, 2015-2021)

Jessica Lawshe, B.S. (Lab manager, 2011-2013), Full stack engineer, Overleaf (Writelatex Limited)

Wenwen Shen, M.S. (Lab manager/Research scientist, 2012-2016), Programmer, Texas Government

Nikita Aware, M.S. (Research scientist, 2013-2014), Research assistant, Baylor College of Medicine

Kendra R. Cook, M.S. (Lab manager, 2013-2014), Field applications scientist, Millar, Inc.

Laurie Cannon, B.S. (Lab manager/Research scientist, 2014-2016)

Nadima Uprety, M.S. (Graduate student, 2015-2016), Senior researcher, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Nereida Lewis-Ramirez, B.S. (Lab manager, 2017-2020), Admitted to Harvard Medical School (2020)

 

Undergraduate researchers

​Damir Ljuboja (Dean’s Scholars, 2012-2013), Admitted to Harvard Medical School (2014)

Azeen Anjum (Dean’s Scholars, 2012-2014), Admitted to Baylor College of Medicine (2015)

Elizabeth Eisenmenger (Health Science Honors, 2013-2014), Admitted to UT Medical School at Houston (2014)

Christina Lee (2013-2014), Admitted to Korea University College of Medicine (2016)

Kyle Saysana (2014), Admitted to UT Southwestern Medical School (2016)

Christine Dang (Health Science Honors, 2013-2016), Admitted to UT Southwestern Medical School (2016)

Amy Mullikin (2014-2015), Senior Peer Learning Assistant, UT Austin

Byoung Ug Ryu (Biochemistry Honors, 2016-2018), Admitted to McGovern Medical School at UT Houston (2018)

Shannon Dupont, (2016-2018), Admitted to Duke University, Graduate School (2018)

Andy Yu (Engineering Honors, 2015-2019), Admitted to Baylor College of Medicine (2019)

Aparna Kambhampati (Biochemistry Honors, 2017-2021), Admitted to UT Southwestern Medical School (2021)

Janice Oh (Biochemistry Honors, 2021 Spring)

Visiting fellows or students/Summer students/High school students/Volunteers

​Woong-Hee Lee (Visiting student, 2012), Seoul National University, Korea

Yoshiaki Tanaka, Ph.D. (Visiting fellow, Summer 2013), Yale University

Minji Kim (Liberal Arts and Science Academy, LASA) 2013-2015), Admitted to Vanderbilt University (2015)

Thomas SAF (Visiting student, 2015), Université Paris Diderot, State University of Paris VII, France

Faith Song (Westwood High School, 2016), Admitted to Drexel University (2018)

Mu-Jie (Jessie) Lu (Visiting student, 2017-2018), Admitted to UT Austin, CMB program (2018)

Justin Lee (2018), UT Austin

Kyung-Jin Min, Ph.D. (Visiting scholar/Professor, 2019), Inha University, Korea

Rotation students

​2011-2012: Jung-Kuei Chen, Heawon Chung, Tien-Yu Huang (CMB), Catherine Rhee (MGM)      

2012-2013: Li-Ya Chiu, Jesse Cohn, Yating Chen, Thomas M Johnson

2013-2014: Jamison Miller, Sean Kang, Natalie Gath (CMB)

2014-2015: Samantha Chang, Nadima Uprety (CMB), Pallavi Kompella (Pharmacy)

2015-2016: Lucy Leblanc (MGM), Marvin Mercado (CMB)

2016-2017: Scott Tucker (CMB)

2017-2018: Milad Soleimani, Nisha Holay, Mijeong Kim, Hung-Che Kuo (CMB)

2018-2019: Xi (Chloe) Shi (CMB)

2019-2020: Hyemin Seo, Nadia Ingabire, Pablo Guaman Tipan, Pochin Chiou (CMB)

2020-2021: Cecilia L Fitzgerald, Qingqing Guo (CMB, virtual rotation), Robert A Marick (BCH),

                   Muyoung Lee (CMB)  

2021-2022: Joonhyuk Choi, Ladan Mashouri (CMB)