Alumni

Graduate Students:

  • Natalie Nielsen, PhD (2016-2020) – Scientist, Bioagilytix, Durham, NC
  • John Pawlak, PhD (2015-2020) – Postdoctoral Fellowship at Duke University
  • Claire Trincot, PhD (2013-2019) – Postdoctoral Researcher at CorDynamics, Inc
  • Brooke Matson, MD, PhD (2013-2017) – Completing medical school at UNC School of Medicine
  • Dan Kechele, PhD (2010-2016) – Postdoctoral fellow at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
  • Klara Klein, MD, PhD (2011-2015) – Clinician-Scientist, Dept. of Medicine, UNC-CH
  • Sarah Wetzel-Strong, PhD (2010-2015) –  Postdoctoral fellow at Duke University
  • Patricia Lenhart, MD, PhD (2009-2013) – Pediatric Pulmonary Fellow, Univ. Colorado
  • Samantha Hoopes, PhD (2009-2013) – Integrated Product Development Associate at Rho
  • Mahita Kadmiel, PhD (2007-2011) – Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, Allegheny College
  • William Dunworth, PhD (2004-2009) – Account manager at STEMCELL Technologies
  • Ryan Dackor, PhD (2003-2008) – Nuventra Pharma Sciences, SC

 

Previous Postdoctoral Staff:

  • Wenjing Xu, PhD (2015-2021) – Research Scientist, Ohio State University
  • Hyouk-Bum Kwon, PhD (2018-2020) – Research Associate, Gene Therapy Center, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Kelsey Quinn, PhD (2016-2020) – Grant Writing Specialist, Eva Garland Consulting, LLC
  • Duncan Mackie, PhD (2015-2019) – Director of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, MedPharm Holdings
  • Reema Davis, PhD (2014-2018) – Scientist, BioAgilytix
  • Natalie Karpinich, PhD (2009-2014) – Investigator, Clinical Biomarkers and Translational Research at GlaxoSmithKline
  • Manyu Li, DVM, PhD (2004-2013) – Research Medical Specialist, Division of Molecular Genetics at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Stephanie Pierce, PhD (2010-2012) – Regulatory Affairs Scientist at Duke University
  • Nicole Schwerbrock, PhD (2009-2011) – Innovation & Entrepreneurship Fellow at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Delia Barrick, PhD (2008-2009) – Research Associate, Genetics Department at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Gregory Harris, MD, PhD (2006-2007) – Physician at ECU

 

Previous Staff:

  • Krsna Rangarajan, MS (2016-2021) – Senior Research Associate, Precision BioSciences Inc., Durham, NC
  • John Pawlak (2013-2015) – Postdoctoral Fellow at Duke University
  • Ted Espenschied (2009-2013) – Graduate student at Duke University
  • Helen Willcockson (2010-2012) – Research Associate & Lab Manager, Cell Biology & Physiology at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Kimberly Fritz-Six (2003-2010)
  • Xiu Xu (2008-2010)
  • Gleb Rozanov (2003-2004) – International Sales & Marketing Research, Minrad International

 

Previous Undergraduate Students:

  • Disha Ratra (2016-2021)
  • Sophia Hurr (2016-2020) – UNC Public Health, currently working as analyst Advisory Board, United Health Care’s consulting branch and receiving her doula certification
  • Danica Dy (2017-2020) – UNC Biology, currently graduate student at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Emma Goodwin (2019) – UNC Biology
  • Smriti Singh (2017-2019) – UNC Biology Honors Student
  • Chris Tinkey (2018) – Georgia Gwinnett College, SURE Student
  • Annaleigh Powell (2016-2018) – UNC Biology Honors Student
  • Imani Sweatt (2016 – 2017) – UNC Biology Honors Student
  • Ben Lovett (2016) – Oberlin College, SURE Program
  • Ruth Muene (2015) – UNC SOLAR Program
  • Mackenzie O’Brien (2015)- UNC Biology
  • Hannah Park (2014) – UNC, currently Univ. Penn
  • Adam Robinson (2011-2012) – UNC Biology Honors Thesis
  • Scott Widemon (2011-2012) – UNC Biology Honors Thesis, currently medical student at Columbia College Physicians & Surgeons
  • Nicole Nebveveir (2011) – SURE Program, currently medical student at Brown Univ.
  • Elizabeth Nagel (2009) – SURE Program, currently graduate student at Columbia Graduate School
  • Sarah Wetzel (2008) – SURE Program, currently Postdoctoral Fellow at Duke Univ.
  • Megan Brock (2006) – UNC Biology, currently Pediatric Resident at WFUBMC
  • Carrie Gibbons (2004-2005) – UNC Biology Thesis, currently Asst Professor at Yale Univ.