Past Members

Postdoctoral Scholars

Yilong Cheng, Ph.D.
Currently Professor of Chemistry at Xi’an Jiaotong University
Paul Elias, Ph.D.
Currently Regulatory Affairs Specialist at Philips
Heather Gustafson, Ph.D.
Currently Assistant Professor at Seattle Children's Research Institute's Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research
Russell Johnson, Ph.D.
Currently Expert Scientist, Head Vaccine Delivery US at GSK Vaccines
Tae Hee Kim, Ph.D.
Currently Principal Researcher at the Korea Institute of Industrial Technology
Yu-Shen Lin, Ph.D.
Currently Senior Research Chemist at Ferrotec
Shixian Lv, Ph.D.
Currently Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Peking University
Archna P. Massey, Ph.D.
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Utah
Swaroop Mishra, Ph.D.
Currently Director, Performance Analytics, T-Mobile
Chee Ping Ng, Ph.D.
Currently Senior Scientist at Mimetas
In-Kyu Park, Ph.D.
Currently Associate Professor in Biomedical Sciences at Chonnam National University, Korea
Horst von Recum, Ph.D.
Currently Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University
Justin Saul, Ph.D.
Currently Associate Professor of Chemical and Paper Engineering at Miami University
Joan Go Schellinger, Ph.D.
Currently Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of San Diego
Hua Wei, Ph.D.
Currently Professor of Polymer Science and Engineering, University of South China
Maja Zavaljevski, Ph.D.
Currently Scientist at the University of Washington
Tianyu Zhao, Ph.D.
Currently Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at Sun Yat-Sen University

Graduate Students

Jamie Bergen, Ph.D.
Whitaker Fellow
Currently Senior Web Developer at Stanford University
Rob Burke, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Director at Avidity NanoMedicines
Gioia Carbonari
Visiting graduate student intern from Universita di Bologna
Leslie Chan, Ph.D.
NIH T32 Trainee (NPSCR and BCTG)
Currently Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology
David Chu, Ph.D.
NIH T32 Trainee (NPSCR)
Currently Principal Scientist at Bristol Myers Squibb
Maryelise Cieslewicz, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Senior Project Manager at Pharmacyclics
Ty Goodman, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Senior Scientist at Nitto Biopharma
Ester Kwon, Ph.D.
NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein F31 Predoctoral Fellow
Currently Assistant Professor of Bioengineering at UCSD
Bob Lamm, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research fellow
Currently Scientist at Dantari
Daniel Lee, Ph.D.
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University
Gary Liu, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research fellow
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at MIT
Chayanon Ngambenjawong, Ph.D.
Anandamahidol Foundation Fellow
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at MIT
Brynn Olden, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Principal Scientist at Bristol Myers Squibb
David Peeler, Ph.D.
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at Imperial College
Victoria Rodriguez, M.S. Currently at FDA
Julie Shi, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
HHMI/UW Molecular Medicine Scholar
Currently Scientist at Juno Therapeutics
Kevin Tan, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Scientist 2 at BioLegend
Christine Wang, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Senior Regulatory Writer at Kite Pharma
Chung-Huei Katherine Wang, Ph.D.
Currently Global Program Director, Oncology at Ascendis Pharma
Albert Yen, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Associate Medical Writer at Merck
Yunshi Zhou, M.S.
Currently at BioLegend

Research Scientists

Mengyuan Du, Ph.D.

Undergraduate Researchers

Ian Andrews
Currently a graduate student at MIT
Michael Bocek, Ph.D
Currently at NGS
Peter Carlson, M.D., Ph.D
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Currently at the University of Washington
Allie Carreno
Jingyang Chen
Currently Data Specialist II at Seattle Children's
Jennifer Choi
Harvard Medical School
Brian Chou
Currently a medical student at Loma Linda University
Shinn-Huey (Shirley) Chou
M.D. Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Currently Radiologist at Mass General Hospital
Cara Comfort
James Corier
Currently at Boeing Corp.
Benjamin Dulken, M.D., Ph.D
Stanford University
Zhi Cong Goh
Currently at Squarepoint Capital
Ashton Hemphill, Ph.D.
Currently at the Aerospace Corporation
Pranoti Hiremath
Currently a medical student at Harvard University
Rio Hoshi
Mary Gates Scholar
Currently Software Engineer, Facebook
Frederick Huyan
Soren Johnson
Ritika Jain
Currently a graduate student at Georgia Institute of Technology
Jason Lee
WRF Fellowship Recipient
Sylvie Liong
Currently a graduate student at Stanford University
Adam Little
Currently at Roche Diagnostics
Fan Liu
Kathy Liu
J.D. University of Washington Law
Currently Patent Attorney
David Lu
Currently undergraduate student at Johns Hopkins University
Nicholas Luera
Emi Lutz
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently PhD Student at MIT Bioengineering
Karl Manner
Currently Process Engineer at Sana Biotechnology
Tom McIlwain
Christopher Mount, M.D., Ph.D
Stanford University
Currently at Massachusetts General Hospital
Darren Nhan
Catherine Nguyen
Abby O'Connor
Currently at Genentech
Josh Pahang, M.D.
Washington State University
Caleb Perez
Currently a PhD student at MIT
Teresa Peterson, Ph.D.
Harvard University
Currently Patent Agent at Mammoth Biosciences
Binhan Pham
Mary Gates Scholar
Currently a medical student at University of Colorado
Julio Pineda
Mary Gates Scholar
Currently Data Scientist, Caltech
Nic Roehner, Ph.D.
University of Utah
Currently at Boston University
Armin Rouz
Tammy Shen, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina
Currently Senior Scientist at Janssen Pharmaceutical
Chen Shi, Ph.D.
Columbia University
Currently at Apple
George Sun
Anh Ta
Currently a medical student at St. Louis University
Nick Tan
Currently a medical student at Creighton Medical School
Salina Thai
Emi Tokuda, Ph.D.
University of Colorado-Boulder
Currently Scientist at Lyell Immunopharma
Kathy Wei, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Currently Scientist at Amgen
Jonathan Yu
Mary Gates Scholar
NASA SURP Scholar
Currently at NYU Medical School