Former Members
Carrie Garrett-Engele - lab manager/research scientist
Carrie Garrett-Engele

  • Originally from Portland, OR
  • B.A., Biology, University of Oregon, 1989
  • Ph.D., Developmental Biology, Stanford University, 2000
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 2000-2006
  • Research Scientist, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2006-2009
  • Member of Rudolph Jaenisch's lab
Melissa Locke - lab manager & research scientist i
Melissa Locke

  • Originally from Seattle, WA
  • B.A., Political Science, Bowdoin College, 2009
  • Research scientist I, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2009-2012
  • Member of Michael Rape's lab
Sarah Clowes Candadai - lab manager & research scientist i
Sarah Clowessclowes@uw.edu

  • Originally from Seattle, WA
  • A.A., Science, Seattle Central Community College, 2010
  • B.S., Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology, University of Washington, 2012
  • Research scientist I, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2012-2014
Catherine Konopka - postdoctoral fellow
Catherine Konopka

  • Originally from Baton Rouge, LA
  • B.A., Biochemistry, Rice University, 2000
  • Fulbright Fellow, Goteborg University, 2000-2001
  • Ph.D., Cellular & Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, 2007
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2008-2012
Sara Simonson - postdoctoral fellow
Sara Simonson

  • Originally from Hillsboro, OR
  • B.S., Biology, University of Washington, 1999
  • Ph.D., Cellular & Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, 2006
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Pharmacology, University of Wisconsin, 2006-2009
  • American Cancer Society postdoctoral fellowship, 2008-2011
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2009-2011
Joel Rosenbaum - pharmacology graduate student
Joel Rosenbaum

  • Originally from Boston, MA
  • B.S., Biology, University of California - San Diego, 2002
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2006-2011
  • Member of Rachel Klevit's lab
Lauren Richardson - pharmacology graduate student
Lauren Richardson

  • Originally from Bend, OR
  • B.S., Biochemistry, University of California - Davis, 2006
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2006-2012
  • Former member of Jasper Rine's lab
  • Associate Editor at PLoS Biology
Eric Fredrickson - pharmacology graduate student
Eric Fredrickson

  • Originally from Kennewick, WA
  • B.S., Biology, B.A., Chemistry, Whitworth University, 2007
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2007-2012
  • Member of Jared Rutter's lab
Pamela Gallagher - pharmacology graduate student
Pamela Gallagher

  • Originally from Lake Forest, IL
  • B.A., Psychology & Spanish, Northwestern University, 2005
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2007-2013
  • Member of Shiv Grewal's lab
Michelle Oeser - molecular & cellular biology graduate student
Michelle Oesermlo25@uw.edu

  • Originally from Eliot, ME
  • B.A., Biological Sciences, Northwestern, 2006
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2008-2014
  • Research Scientist at Mascoma Corporation
Claire Walker - graduate rotation student
Claire Walker

  • B.S., Biochemistry, 2006
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2006-2012
Candace Adamo - graduate rotation student
Candace Parchen

  • Originally from Phoenix, AZ
  • B.S., Cellular & Molecular Biology, Western Washington University, 2004
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2006-2011
Braulio Peguero - neurobiology & behavior rotation student
Braulio Peguero
  • Originally from San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
  • B.A., Neuroscience, Bowdoin College, 2005
  • Graduate student, Neurobiology & Behavior, University of Washington, 2007-2014
Abbie Schindler - pharmacology rotation student
Abbie Schindler

  • Originally from Santa Cruz, CA
  • B.S., Psychology, University of Texas, 2005
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2007-2012
Benjamin Ross - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Benjamin Ross

  • Originally from Portland, OR
  • B.A., Biochemistry, Lewis & Clark College, 2005
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2008-2014
Jessica Hill - pharmacology rotation student
Jessica Hill

  • Originally from Boise, ID
  • B.A., Vassar College, 2005
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2008-2014
Jennifer Whiting - pharmacology graduate rotation student
Jennifer Whiting

  • Originally from Northwood, NH
  • B.S., Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2009
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2009-present
  • Member of John Scott's lab
Kamila Gwiazda - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Kamila Gwiazda

  • Originally from Warsaw, Poland
  • M.Sc., Cell & Developmental Biology, University of British Columbia, 2009
  • B.Sc., Biochemistry, University of British Columbia, 2006
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2009-2014
Rebecca Minich - pharmacology rotation student
Rebecca Minich

  • Originally from Kalamazoo, MI
  • B.S, Biochemistry, University of Michigan, 2010
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2010-present
  • Member of Bruce Tempel's lab
Chelsea Spragg - molecular & celular biology rotation student
Chelsea Spragg

  • Originally from Medina, OH
  • B.S, Biology, Emory University, 2010
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2010-present
  • Member of Michael Emerman's lab
Qing Feng - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Qing Feng

  • Originally from Gansu, China
  • B.S, Biosciences, Sichuan University, 2010
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2011-present
  • Member of Robert Bradley's lab
Nicole Iranon - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Nicole Iranon

  • Originally from Puyallup, WA
  • B.S, Biology, University of Portland, 2010
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2011-present
  • Member of Dana Miller's lab
Shannon Nangle - pharmacology rotation student
Shannon Nangle

  • Originally from Stuart, FL
  • B.S, Neuroscience, University of FLorida, 2010
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2011-present
  • Member of Ning Zheng's lab
Kelly Butler - pharmacology rotation student
Kelly Butler

  • Originally from Langhorne, PA
  • B.A., Biology & Environmental Science, Muhlenberg College, 2010
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2012-2013
Elizabeth Curran - pharmacology rotation student
Elizabeth Curran

  • Originally from Madison, WI
  • B.A., Molecular Biology, University of Denver, 2008
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2012-present
  • Member of Edith Wang's lab
Cheuk Tam - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Cheuk Tam

  • Originally from San Francisco, CA
  • B.A., Human Biology, Stanford University, 2009
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2012-2013
Emily Myers - pharmacology rotation student
Emily Myersejmyers@uw.edu

  • Originally from Fullerton, CA
  • B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California, Irvine, 2011
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2013-present
  • Member of Shaon-En Ong's lab
Stacey Aggarwal - pharmacology rotation student
Stacey Aggarwalejmyers@uw.edu

  • Originally from
  • B.S., Pharmacology, Massacheussetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, 2013
  • Graduate student, Pharmacology, University of Washington, 2013-present
  • Member of Joe Beavo's lab
Sam Entwistle - molecular & cellular biology rotation student
Sam Entwistleejmyers@uw.edu

  • Originally from
  • B.S., Biochemistry, University of Maine, 2011
  • Graduate student, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2013-present
  • Member of Judit Villen's lab
Joe Sanchez - postbaccalaureate researcher
Joe Sanchez

Janani Gopalan - volunteer researcher
Janani Gopalangopalan.janani@gmail.com

  • Originally from Chennai, India
  • Bachelors of Technology, Biotechnology, Srm University, 2009
  • Masters of Biopharmaceutical Technology, Anna University, 2011
Alice Kong - undergraduate researcher
Alice Kong

  • Originally from Seattle, WA
  • Undergraduate student, English, University of Washington, 2003-2008
Vladimir Stovbyr - undergraduate researcher
Vladimir Stovbyr

  • Originally from Kharkov, Ukraine
  • Undergraduate student, Cellular Biology, University of Washington, 2005-2009
Grace Woodruff - undergraduate researcher
Grace Woodruff

  • Originally from Lubbock, TX
  • Undergraduate student, Chemistry, University of Washington, 2005-2009
  • Graduate student in UCSD Biomedical Sciences
Ngan "silent g" Pham - undergraduate researcher
Ngan Pham

  • Originally from Da-Nang, Vietnam
  • Undergraduate student, Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, University of Washington, 2006-2010
Judy Danh - undergraduate researcher
Judy Danh

  • Originally from San Diego, CA
  • Undergraduate student, Biology, University of Washington, 2007-2010
Lindsay Haselden - undergraduate researcher
Lindsay Haselden

  • Originally from Greenville, SC
  • Undergraduate student, Neuroscience, Furman University, 2008-2012
Preet Brar - undergraduate researcher
Preet Brar

  • Originally from Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
  • Undergraduate student, Microbiology, University of Washington, 2008-2012
  • Graduate student in UCLA ACCESS
Sunitha Mathew - undergraduate researcher
Sunitha Mathew

  • Originally from Portland, OR
  • Undergraduate student, Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology, University of Washington, 2008-2012
Emily Engelhart - undergraduate researcher
Emily Engelhart

  • Originally from Lakeville, MN
  • Undergraduate student, Microbiology, University of Wisconsin, 2009-present
  • Graduate student, Biochemistry, University of Washington, 2013-present
  • Member of Suzanne Hoppin's lab
Miriam Williamson - undergraduate researcher
Miriam Williamson

  • Originally from Palo Alto, CA
  • Undergraduate student, Biology, Seattle Central Community College, 2010-present
Anupam Garg - undergraduate researcher
anupam Garg

  • Originally from Portland, OR
  • Undergraduate student, University of Washington, 2009-present
  • MD/PhD student in the UCSD MTSP program
Cameron Allen - undergraduate researcher
Cameron Allengarbage.cam@gmail.com

  • Originally from Spokane, WA
  • Undergraduate student, Biology, University of Washington, 2010-present
Joshua Cho - undergraduate researcher
Joshua Chojoshuadcho@gmail.com

  • Originally from Seattle, WA
  • Undergraduate student, Biology, University of Washington, 2009-2013
Ruth Assefa - high school researcher
Ruth Assefa

  • Originally from Bako, Ethiopia
  • High School student, Health Sciences & Human Services High School, 2007-2011
  • Undergraduate student at Yale University
Yashkarn Bains - high school researcher
Yashkarn Bains

  • Originally from Punjab, India
  • High School student, Aviation High School, 2007-2011
  • Undergraduate student at University of Washington
Andrew Kim - high school researcher
Andrew Kim

  • Originally from Seoul, South Korea
  • High School student, Kamiak High Scool, 2010-2014
Justina Wu - high school researcher
Justina Wu

  • Originally from Bellevue, WA
  • High School student, Forest Ridge High School, 2011-present