Biotechnology PhD Training Program

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Current (21)

Joanna Adadevoh
University of Delaware
Chemical Engineering
Major Mentor: Roseanne Ford
Minor Mentor: Cassandra Fraser
Externship: AbbVie
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Maria Ali  New
College of William and Mary
Neuroscience
Major Mentor: Sarah Kucenas
Minor Mentor: Kyle Lampe
Externship: Indoor Biotechnology (planned)

Anna Blazier
University of Virginia
Biomedical Engineering/Religious Studies
Major Mentor: Jason Papin
Minor Mentor: Kevin Janes
Externship: Unilever (UK; planned)
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Kellen Chen
University of California, Berkley
Biomedical Engineering
Major Mentor: Jeffrey Holmes
Minor Mentor: Doug DeSimone
Externship: Edwards Lifesciences
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See video featuring Kellen.

Bryan Chun
Princeton University
Molecular Biology
Major Mentor: Jeffrey Saucerman
Minor Mentor: Christopher Deppmann
Externship: looking

Bruce Corliss
Dartmouth College
Biomedical Engineering
Major Mentor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler
Minor Mentor: Mark Kester
Externship: Luna Innovations (planned)
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Arch Creasy
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Chemical Engineering
Major Mentor: Giorgio Carta
Minor Mentor: Jill Venton
Externship: Bristol-Myers Squibb
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Kelly Drews
Virgina Polytechnic Institute and State University
Biology, Biochemistry, History
Major Mentor: Mark Kester
Minor Mentor: Peter Kasson
Externship: Vaxine (Australia)
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Alexandra Harris
University of California, San Diego
Biology
Major Mentor: Jennifer Munson
Minor Mentor: Janet Cross
Externship: Tracon Pharma (planned)
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Glen Hirsh
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Microbiology/Bioinformatics
Mentor: Deborah Lannigan (mentor move to Vanderbilt summer ‘12; new mentor Doug DeSimone
Minor Mentor: Kevin Janes
Externship: TransTissue (Germany)
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Faith Karanja  New
University of Massachusetts
Biochemistry
Major Mentor: Adrian Halme
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Externship: Looking
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Alexander Keller
Duke University
Environmental Science
Major Mentor: Brant Isakson
Minor Mentor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler
Externship: Regeneron
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Laryssa Manigat
Northeastern University
Behavioral Neuroscience
Major Mentor: Benjamin Purow
Minor Mentor: Richard Price
Externship: Notable Labs
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Jennifer Ortiz  New
Binghamton University
Chemistry
Major Mentor: Rebecca Pompano
Minor Mentor: Jennifer Munson
Externship: looking

Kristopher Rawls
North Carolina State University
Biomedical Engineering
Major Mentor: Jason Papin
Minor Mentor: Chris Holstege
Externship: looking
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2016 Elected Vice-Chair of National Society of Black Engineers

Lauren Russell
Virginia Tech
Chemical Engineering
Major Mentor: Kyle Lampe
Lab video
Minor Mentor: Chris Deppmann
Externship: Merck
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Mahmoud Saleh
Guilford College
Biology and Chemistry
Major Mentor: Bill Petri
Minor Mentor: John Lukens
Externship: Seres Therapeutic
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Millie Shah
Johns Hopkins University
Biomedical Engineering
Major Mentor: Kevin Janes
Minor Mentor: Young Hahn
Externship: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals
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Nicole Swope  New
Saginaw Valley State University
Biochemistry/Spanish
Major Mentor: Linda Columbus
Minor Mentor: Bob Nakamoto
Externship: looking

Lee Talman  New
State University of New York, Albany
Nanotechnology Engineering
Major Mentor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler
Minor Mentor: Jim Casanova
Externship: MedImmune (planned)
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Jacob Wolpe  New
James Madison University
Biotechnology
Major Mentor: Lukas Tamm
Minor Mentor: Kyle Lampe
Externship: looking


 

 

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