Postdoctoral fellows
Mei-Fong Pang, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2013-2018)
currently: Scientist, Chugai Pharmaceutical Company
Victor Varner, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2012-2015)
currently: Assistant professor, University of Texas
Adam Navis, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2014-2015)
currently: Scientist, Taconic Biosciences
Jason Gleghorn, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2010-2014)
currently: Assistant professor, University of Delaware
Wenting Zhu, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2011-2013)
Hye Young Kim, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2011-2013)
currently: Young Scientist Fellow, Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST)
KangAe Lee, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2009-2012)
Esther Gomez, Ph.D. (postdoctoral fellow, 2008-2010)
currently: Assistant professor, Pennsylvania State University
Graduate students
Alexandra Piotrowski-Daspit, Ph.D. (doctoral student, 2012-2016)
Thesis: Physical forces and collective migration in development and disease
currently: Postdoctoral fellow, Yale University
Eline Boghaert, Ph.D. (doctoral student, 2009-2014)
Thesis: Modeling interactions between a tumor cell and its host epithelium
currently: Lecturer, University of Waterloo
Sriram Manivannan, Ph.D. (doctoral student, 2009-2013)
Thesis: Dynamics of tissue morphogenesis
currently: Market Analyst, Vorbeck Materials
Qike Kyle Chen, Ph.D. (doctoral student, 2008-2013)
Thesis: Microenvironmental regulation of epithelial-mesenchymal transition
currently: Actuarial Science student, Columbia University
Nikolce Gjorevski, Ph.D. (doctoral student, 2008-2012)
Thesis: Mechanical regulation of mammary epithelial branching morphogenesis
currently: Postdoctoral fellow, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
Research associates
Amira Pavlovich (research specialist, 2008-2014)
currently: Research associate, Medical College of Wisconsin
Senior thesis students
Anastasia Ivanushkina (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2017)
Shiyi Li (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2017)
currently: M.D. student, University of Pennsylvania
Lili Macharashvili (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2017)
Caitlin Miller (senior thesis; A.B. 2017)
Sahana Jayaraman (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2016)
currently: Research associate, University of Pennsylvania
Divya Seshadri (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2016)
currently: Analyst, Cornerstone Research
Benjamin Spar (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2016)
Danny Thomson (senior thesis; A.B. 2016)
currently: Research associate, University of Washington
Daniel Tzou (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2016)
currently: M.D. student, Thomas Jefferson University
Vincent Chu (senior thesis; A.B. 2015)
currently: Ph.D. student, Harvard University
Lisa Kojima (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2015)
currently: Research associate, Massachusetts General Hospital
Dror Liebenthal (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2015)
currently: Head of Marketing and Communications, Toptal
Adrija Navarro (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2015)
currently: Research associate, Broad Institute
Jason Adleberg (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2014)
currently: Analyst, Deloitte
Samantha Halpern (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2014)
currently: Business analyst, ZS Associates
Siu-Yuan Huang (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2014)
currently: Post-bac student, Georgetown University
Hannah Gu (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2013)
currently: M.D. student, University of Pennsylvania
Alyssa Mancini (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2013)
currently: M.D. student, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Alice Stanton (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2013)
currently: Technician, Rockefeller University
Sarah Hom (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2012)
currently: Engineer, Schlumberger
Jacquelyn Nestor (senior thesis; A.B. 2012)
currently: M.D./Ph.D. student, Hofstra University
Andrea Oliva (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2012)
currently: Associate director, Digital Data and Analytics, Carat USA
Adaeze Undieh (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2012)
currently: M.S. student, City College of New York
Neal Bennett (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2011)
currently: Ph.D. student, Rutgers University
Cecillia Lui (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2011)
currently: M.D. student, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Vanessa Goff (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2011)
currently: M.D. student, Commonwealth Medical College
Joshua Hoff (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2010)
currently: Research engineer, FMC Corporation
Andrew Sue-Ako (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2010)
currently: Patent examiner, USPTO
Scott Callahan (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2009)
currently: Ph.D. student, Memorial Sloan Kettering
Jiyong (Jay) Kwak (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2009)
currently: M.D. student, Yonsei College of Medicine
Kathryn Miller (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2008)
currently: Staff engineer, Merck & Co., Inc.
Alexander Weldon (senior thesis; B.S.E. 2008)
Ph.D., chemical engineering, Lehigh University
currently: Senior Materials and Process Engineer, Firefly Space Systems
Undergraduate students (non-thesis)
Busra Uralcan (summer 2017; M.D. expected, Medeniyet University)
Paradorn (Joe) Rummaneethorn (summer 2015; B.S.E. expected)
Miguel Torres (summer 2015; B.S. expected, Harold Washington College)
Ed Xiao (fall 2014; B.S.E. 2015)
currently: Global Markets Analyst, RBC Capital Markets
John McNeil (spring 2015; A.B. expected)
Chibuzo Anojulu (2013-2014; B.S. expected, Pennsylvania State University)
Juliet Baidoo (summer 2014; B.S. 2015, College of Staten Island)
Jasmine Geathers (summer 2014; B.S. 2015, Xavier University of Louisiana)
Virginia Lane (summer 2014; B.S. 2015, University of Florida)
Carolyn Stewart (summer 2014; A.B. expected)
Ariel Kunkel (2013-2014; B.S.E. 2015)
Jermaine Blakley (summer 2013; B.A. 2015, Morehouse College)
Elen Miteva (spring 2013; A.B. 2014)
Alexander Judge (2011-2012; B.S.E. 2014)
Shwetha Raghuraman (summer 2011; B.S.E. 2014)
Vyas Ramasubramani (summer 2011; B.S.E. 2013)
currently: Analyst, DC Energy
Rachel Roesch (summer 2011; B.S. 2012, The College of New Jersey)
currently: Research assistant, University of Pennsylvania
Mala Shah (summer 2010; B.S. 2013, Carnegie Mellon University)
currently: Associate engineer, Caterpillar
Alina Yang (2010; B.A. 2013)
Nadia Tsao (summer 2009; B.S.E. 2011)
currently: Ph.D. student, University of Cambridge
Dora Chua (summer 2008; B.S.E. 2010)
M.D., University of Pennsylvania
currently: Resident physician, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Lila Cheung (2007-2009; B.S.E. 2010)
currently: M.D. student, University of Connecticut

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