Former Students


Adriana Altuve-Blanco

Adriana Altuve-Blanco
Senior Scientist
Procter & Gamble
Baltimore, MD

Brett Ambler
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Texas at Austin

Kenneth AvocetienKenneth Avocetien
Analytical Scientist
​Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.
Cambridge, MA


Aaron Bart 
Biophysics Graduate Student
University of Michigan


Hannah Johnson Colmer 
Assistant Professor
University of St. Mary 


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Rachel M. Saylor Crowler
MVM, Inc.
​Ashburn, VA


Megen Culpepper
Assistant Professor
Appalachian State University


Matt DeVore

Matt DeVore
Associate Professor
Evangel University


Nicholas Dickenson

Nicholas Dickenson
Assistant Professor
Utah State University

Alison Donnelly

Alison Donnelly
Research Assistant Professor
​University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Charlie Fehl
Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Ben Davis
University of Oxford

Todd Funke
Director of Microbiology Labs
University of Kansas

Amanda Glass
Assistant Professor
University of Nebraska - Kearney


Andrew Harned
Associate Professor
​Texas Tech University


Benjamin Haugeberg
Assistant Professor
Itasca Community College


Erin Hirt

Erin Hirt
Patent Examiner
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Washington, D.C.


David Hymel

David Hymel
Research Scientist
​Novo Nordisk Research Center
​Seattle, Washington

David Hymel

Tommy Johnson


Caitlin Kent

Caitlin Kent
Graduate Student
University of Notre Dame


Daniel Kim

Daniel Kim
Associate Scientist 
Nektar Therapeutics
Huntsville, AL

Chris Kuehl
​Catalent Pharma Solutions
​Lawrence, KS

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Molly Lee
Post Doctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Bottaro
​​National Cancer Institute​
​Washington, D.C.​

Kimberly Lovell

Kimberly Lovell
Clinical Research Coordinator
​University of Kansas Medical Center


Andrew McShan 
Postdoctoral Fellow in the lab of Dr. Nik Sgourakis
University of California at Santa Cruz

Matt Meinig
Postdoctoral Fellow in the Lab of Dr. Tom Scanlan
Oregon Health & Science University

Kathy Meneely
Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Audrey Lamb
University of Kansas

Jose Olucha

Jose Olucha
Protein Purification Scientist
GenWay Biotech
​San Diego, CA


Laura Peterson

Laura Peterson
Adjunct Instructor
University of Florida


Elyse Petrunak

Elyse Petrunak 
Postdoctoral Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Andrew Hinck
University of Pittsburgh


Chad Pickens photoChad Pickens 
Senior Scientist
​Merck Research Laboratories
Union, NJ


Jennifer Treece

Jennifer (Treece) Poole 
Project Manager
FLIR Systems
​Pittsburgh, PA


Katherine Smith

Katherine M. Prevatt-Smith
Research Scientist

Andrew Riley

Andrew Riley 
Postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. Paul Hergenrother
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Andrew Riley

Amber Smith
Postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. Calvin Kuo
Stanford University School of Medicine

Jay Unruh

Jay Unruh
Research Advisor
Stowers Institute for Medical Research


Joshua Waetizg

Joshua Waetzig
Senior Scientist
Blueprint Medicines
​Boston, MA

Alan Whitehead
Principal Scientist
Merck Laboratories
​Kenilworth, NJ





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