PhD Students

Program in Neuroscience

Upcoming Thesis Defenses

Hui-Min Chen (Mentor: Tzumin Lee)
"A more accessible Drosophila genome to study fly CNS development"
Lazare Research Building, Tara Bean (7th floor) Conference Room, RB-7-716
Monday, March 16 2015 at 2:00pm

Timothy Rooney (Mentor: Marc Freeman)
"Title TBD"
Lazare Research Building, Tara Bean (7th Floor) Conference Room, RB-7-716
Friday, April 3 2015 at 2:00pm

Xueyan (Alice) Pang (Mentors: Paul Gardner & Andrew Tapper)
"Title TBD"
Location TBD
Monday, June 22, 2015 at 1:00pm (tentative)

MD/PhD Students in the Program in Neuroscience

Alison Casserly* Mentor: Paul Gardner
Havisha Karnam                  
Mentor: Robert Brown
Patrick Lowe Mentor: Gyongyi Szabo
Tim Rooney Mentor: Marc Freeman


PhD Students in the Program in Neuroscience

Navonil Banerjee Mentor: Michael Francis
Cassandra Blanchette Mentor: Claire Bénard
Thomas Burdett Mentor: Marc Freeman
Hui-Min Chen Mentor: Tzumin Lee
Sukhee Cho Mentor: Marc Freeman
Steven DeGroot Mentor: Andrew Tapper
Rita Fagan Mentor: Haley Melikian
Jonathan Farley Mentor: Marc Freeman
Jeremy Florman Mentor: Mark Alkema
Lauren Foley Mentor: Patrick Emery
Melissa Guildford Derner* Mentor: Andrew Tapper
Ting-Hao Huang Mentor: Carlos Lois
Yung-Chi Huang Mentor: Mark Alkema
Vahbiz Jokhi Mentor: Vivian Budnik
Yonca Karadeniz Mentor: Marc Freeman
Anagha Khandekar (Kulkarni) Mentor: Claire Bénard
Pallavi Lamba Mentor: Patrick Emery
Pin-Tsun (Justin) Lee Mentor: Robert Brown
Elizabeth (Lizzy) Lewis Mentor: Marc Freeman
Yihang Li Mentor: Vivian Budnik
Kelly Limoncelli Mentor: Melissa Moore
Wenjie Mao Mentor: Kensuke Futai
Jennifer Ngolab* Mentors: Paul Gardner & Andrew Tapper
Xueyan (Alice) Pang Mentors: Paul Gardner & Andrew Tapper
Alison Philbrook* Mentor: Michael Francis
Harleen Saini** Mentor: Melissa Moore
Ciearra Smith Mentor: Paul Gardner
Carolyn Sweeney Mentor: Haley Melikian
Kendra Takle Mentor: Yang Xiang
Sijia Wu Mentor: Haley Melikian
Xiaohu Zhao Mentor: Patrick Emery


*Recipient of individual NRSA predoctoral fellowship
**Recipient of HHMI International Student Fellowship

Neuroscience Program Graduates