Biotechnology PhD Training Program

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Current (27)

Maria Ali
College of William and Mary
Neuroscience
Major Mentor: Sarah Kucenas
Minor Mentor: Kyle Lampe
Externship: Indoor Biotechnology
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Anna Blazier
University of Virginia
Biomedical Engineering/Religious Studies
Major Mentor: Jason Papin
Minor Mentor: Kevin Janes
Externship: Unilever (UK)
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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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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
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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
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Biology, Biochemistry, History
Major Mentor: Mark Kester
Minor Mentor: Peter Kasson
Externship: Vaxine (Australia)
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Kristen Fread  New
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Biochemistry, Chemistry, Spanish
Major Mentor: Eli Zunder
Minor Mentor:
Externship:
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Mitchell Granade  New
University of South Carolina
Biology, Chemistry
Major Mentor: Thurl Harris
Minor Mentor:
Externship:
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Alexandra Harris
University of California, San Diego
Biology
Major Mentor: Jennifer Munson
Minor Mentor: Janet Cross
Externship: Tracon Pharma
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Elizabeth Herbst  New
University of Virginia
Biomedical Engineering
Major Mentor: John Hossack
Minor Mentor:
Externship:
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Erica Hui  New
University of Kansas
Chemical Engineering
Major Mentor: Steven Caliari
Minor Mentor: Scott Acton
Externship:
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Faith Karanja
University of Massachusetts
Biochemistry
Major Mentor: Adrian Halme
Minor Mentor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler
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
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
Saginaw Valley State University
Biochemistry/Spanish
Major Mentor: Linda Columbus
Minor Mentor: Bob Nakamoto
Externship: MedImmune

Lee Talman
State University of New York, Albany
Nanotechnology Engineering
Major Mentor: Shayn Peirce-Cottler
Minor Mentor: Jim Casanova
Externship: MedImmune
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Nathalie Thezan  New
Long Island University
Biology
Major Mentor:
Minor Mentor:
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Adrienne Williams  New
University of the West Indies, Mona
Medical Physics, Alternative Energy, Spanish
Major Mentor: Silvia Blemker
Minor Mentor: Zhen Yan
Externship:
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Jacob Wolpe
James Madison University
Biotechnology
Major Mentor: Lukas Tamm
Minor Mentor: Kyle Lampe
Externship: looking


 

 

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