Richard O’Brien received his undergraduate degree from Bristol University, England in 1984 and his doctorate from Cambridge University, England in 1988. Dr. O’Brien then did his post-doctoral training in Dr. Daryl Granner’s laboratory at Vanderbilt University, initially as a Research Associate and then as a Research Instructor, before joining the faculty in the Department of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics in 1995 where he now holds the rank of professor.
Ken has been Dr. O’Brien’s Research Technician since 1999! Prior to working with Richard, Ken worked with a Paint and Adhesive company.
Kayla joined the Lab in 2012. Kayla grew up in Denver and, prior to moving to Nashville, graduated from the University of Puget Sound.
Kristen joined the lab in 2013. Kristen grew up in Chicago and, prior to moving to Nashville, graduated from St. Ambrose University.