Current Lab Members

MarkBirnbaum2013 Mark Birnbaum, PhD
Visiting Professor (on sabbatical)
Professor of Biology and Department Chair
Merrimack College, North Andover, MA
PhD from UNC Chapel Hill
Post-doctoral work at U Georgia, Athens, GA 
During this sabbatical, he is investigating the role of bromodomain factors in osteoclast differentiation.
Hanna Witwicka 2013 Hanna Witwicka, PhD 
Post-doc since 2009
Bachelor of Science: Biology (June 1998) and
Master of Sciences: Biology (June 2000)
University of Wroclaw, Poland
Thesis: The number of coding ORFs in Prokaryotic genomes.
Ph.D. Biological Sciences (March 2005)
Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Science, Wroclaw, Poland
Dissertation: Expression examination and cyclic GMP phosphodiesterases
characteristics in macrophages
Sung-Yong Hwang 2013 Sung-Yong Hwang, PhD 
Post-doc since 2013
Master of Science, Kyungpook National University, South Korea
Ph.D., University of North Texas, Fort Worth, TX
Postdoc, Steve Teitelbaum Lab, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Sung-Yong has a strong background in calcium signaling and osteoclast biology