Current Lab Members


Molly Bird

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2022
B.S., Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2015

Jung-Kuei (Johny) Chen

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin, 2018
M.S., Microbiology and immunology, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2008
B.S., Biological Sciences, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan, 2006

Tiffany Emmons

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2021
M.S., Cellular, Molecular, and Microbial Biology, University of Montana, 2014
B.S., Biology, University of California, Merced, 2012

Hannah-Lou Schilling

Visiting Student

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Regensburg, Germany

Brian Joughin

Research Scientist

Ph.D., Biology, MIT, 2006
B.A., Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University, 2000

Yi Wen Kong

Research Scientist

Ph.D., University of Nottingham, UK, 2008
B.S., University of Leicester, UK, 2004
Project title: Exploiting synthetic lethality and nanotechnology to sensitize non-small cell lung cancer and ovarian cancer to chemotherapy in vivo.

Alex Kruswick

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S., Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2015

Daniel Lim

Research Scientist

Ph.D.,  Biochemistry, University of British Columbia, 2003
M.Sc., Biochemistry, Queen's University, Canada, 1999
B.Sc.,  Biochemistry, McMaster University, Canada, 1997
Project title: Novel mechanism regulating cell cycle regulatory kinases, their relevance to physiological processes and opportunities for drug development.

Tatiana Netterfield

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S., Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016

Jesse Patterson

Research Scientist

Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California, Berkeley, 2011
B.S., Applied Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005

Samantha Rosenberg

Samantha Rosenberg

Research Technician

B.S., Veterinary Technology, Mount Ida College, 2018

Charvi Sharma

Undergraduate Researcher (UROP)

MIT Department of Computer Science and Biology I Class of 2024

Xueyang Yu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Experimental Immunology, University of Zurich, Switzerland, 2018
M.S., Molecular and Cellular Biology, Heidelberg University, Germany, 2013
B.S., Biology, Wuhan University, China, 2011