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Members

Current Members:

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Jamie Stern

Seth Taylor

Graduate Students

Andrea Cuentas Condori​

Sierra Palumbos

Laboratory Manager

Rebecca McWhirter

Research Assistants

John Tipps

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Alice Siqi Chen

Eduard Tataru

High School Students

Mia Brakebill

Former Members:

Amy (Pflugrad) Koch
Research Assistant (1994-1998)

Raleigh Charter High School Teacher, Raleigh, NC

Jennifer (Ross) Wolff
M.S., 1999
Associate Professor (Biology), Carlton College

James Y.-J. Meir
Ph.D., 2000
Assistant Professor (Department of Biomedical Sciences), Chang Gung University, Taiwan

Angela Winnier
Ph.D., 2000
Manager of Medical Writing, Medical Communication Consultants

Kim Lickteig
Ph.D., 2000

Associate Director, Global Regulatory Affairs, Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Stephen E. Von Stetina
Ph.D., 2005
Biological Research Scientist in Sculpting Evolution Group, MIT Media Lab

Rebecca Fox
Ph.D., 2006
Scientist, Phosphorus, NYC

Joseph D. Watson
Ph.D., 2007
Clinical Research Scientist, Rho, Chapel Hill, NC

Laurie Earls
Ph.D., 2007
Assistant Professor, Tulane University

Judsen Schneider
Ph.D., 2009
VP of Data Science, Nashville Biosciences, Nashville, TN

William Clay Spencer
Ph.D., 2011
Postdoctoral Fellow, Case Western Reserve University

Sarah Petersen
Ph.D., 2011
Assistant Professor, Kenyon College

Kathie Watkins
RA III, 2002 – 2012
Lab Manager, Emory University

Rachel Skelton
Ph.D., 2012
Director of Business Development for Pharma Partnerships, Leica Biosystems, Boston, MA.

Cody Smith
Ph.D., 2012
Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame

Tim O’Brien
RA II 2009 – 2012
Graduate Student, Human Genetics, Vanderbilt University

Mallory Hacker
Ph.D., 2013
Assistant Professor (Neurology), Vanderbilt University

Tyne Miller

PhD, 2016

Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt Genomic Medicine Training Program

Barbara O’Brien

PhD, 2017

Summer Undergraduates (2019)

Will Hawkins (Centre College)

Summer Undergraduates (2016)

Max Carter (Wake Forest University)
Allison Beers (Vanderbilt University)

Eliza Jaeger (Middlebury College)

Xueying Shang (Fudan University)

Micah Foster (High School Student, Vanderbilt School for Science and Math)

Summer Undergraduates (2015)

Max Carter (Wake Forest University)
Allison Beers (Vanderbilt University)
Michaela Novakovic (Vanderbilt University)