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
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 Postdoctoral Fellow at MIT
David Chu, Ph.D.
NIH T32 Trainee (NPSCR)
Currently Senior Scientist at AveXis, Inc.
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
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 Scientist at Celgene
Victoria Rodriguez, M.S.
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 Senior Scientist I at Irvine Scientific
Christine Wang, Ph.D.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently Senior Regulatory Writer at Kite Pharma
Chung-Huei Katherine Wang, Ph.D.
Currently at Ascendis Pharma

Research Scientists

Mengyuan Du, Ph.D.

Undergraduate Researchers

Ian Andrews
Currently a graduate student at MIT
Michael Bocek
Currently a graduate student at Stanford University
Peter Carlson
Currently a MSTP trainee at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Allie Carreno
Jingyang Chen
Currently Data Specialist II at Seattle Children's
Jennifer Choi
M.D. Harvard Medical School
Currently resident at Stanford University
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
Currently a MSTP trainee at Stanford University
Zhi Cong Goh
Currently Portfolio Manager at Nanook Advisors
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
Kathy Liu
J.D. University of Washington Law
Currently Patent Attorney
Adam Little
Emi Lutz
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Currently PhD Student at MIT Bioengineering
Karl Manner
Currently at Juno Therapeutics
Tom McIlwain
Christopher Mount
Currently a MSTP trainee at Stanford University
Darren Nhan
Catherine Nguyen
Josh Pahang
Currently a medical student at Washington State University
Caleb Perez
Currently a PhD student at MIT
Teresa Peterson
Ph.D. Harvard University
Currently Scientific Advisor at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati
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 a Postdoctoral Fellow at Boston University
Armin Rouz
Tammy Shen
Ph.D. University of North Carolina
Currently at Merck
Chen Shi
Currently a graduate student at Columbia University
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 Postdoctoral Fellow at Seattle Children's Research Institute
Kathy Wei
Ph.D. Stanford University
Currently Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Washington
Jonathan Yu
Mary Gates Scholar
NASA SURP Scholar
Currently at NYU Medical School