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Lab Members

  Jennifer Benanti, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

B.S. University of California, San Diego
Ph.D. University of Washington & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  Jenny is interested in developing a comprehensive understanding of the cell cycle regulatory network. A major focus of the lab is to understand how cellular processes are ordered and coordinated with the stages of the cell cycle.

  Heather Arsenault, M.S.

Lab Manager

B.S. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.S. University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Heather has contributed to many projects in the lab. She is currently investigating how DUBs control the cell cycle.

    Michelle Conti

Graduate Student

B.A. Saint Anselm College


Michelle is interested in how multisite phosphorylation regulates the functions of transcription factors.


 Mackenzie Flynn


Graduate Student

B.S. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


Mackenzie is interested in understanding crosstalk between stress-response pathways.


Julie Ghizzoni


Research Associate

B.S. Brandeis University

  Julie is interested in understanding how phosphorylation of transciption factors impacts the cell cycle control network.