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Graduate Student Alumni

2017 Alumni

Name

Degree

Last Known Position

Shannon Garland

M.S.

STEM Program Manager at MCLA

Jonathan Lindsay

Ph.D.

 Postdoc with Jill Bettinger,  Virginia Commonwealth University

2016 Alumni

Kristen Holbrook Ph.D. Postdoc with Sabeeha Merchant, UCLA

Randy Lacey

Ph.D. Postdoc Fellowship, Sandia National Labs

Meng Li

Ph.D.  Postdoc with Helmut Kirchhoff, Wash. U.

Sudershana Nair

Ph.D. Postdoc with Nicholas Baker, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Khoa Nguyen

Ph.D. Postdoc, Environmental Protection Agency

Letitia Puster

Ph.D.  Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry, Maryville College

Tiffany Thomas

M.S.

Yufei Yue

Ph.D.

 2015 Alumni

Ana Bernal M.S. Informatics Associate, LabAnswer, Orlando, Florida
Xiaomin Jing Ph.D. Ph.D. Intern, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Ansul Lokdarshi Ph.D.  Postdoc, Albrecht von Arnim, UT-Knoxville
Brittany Soto M.S. Graduate Student, Georgia State University
Sai Keerthana Wuppalapati M.S. Graduate Student, University of Louisville School of Medicine

2014 Alumni

Anastasia Aksenova M.S.
Badri Krishnan Ph.D. Postdoc, Cold Spring Harbor Labs, State College, PA
Stephanie Madison Ph.D. Lecturer, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Sherin Raval M.S.
Rebecca Wilson Ph.D. Science Instructor in middle school, Tampa, FL
Jianzhuang Yao Ph.D.  Postdoc, U. Kentucky

2013 Alumni

Shih Jui Hsu

Ph.D.

Pintu Masalkar

Ph.D.

Katelyn Rosendall

M.S.

Tuo Zhu

M.S. Industrial Hygiene Scientist, BMS New Brunswick site

2012 Alumni

Mark Bundy M.S. Process Development Associate II, Novavax
Yuzhuo Chu Ph.D. Postdoc, Louisiana State U.
Nicholas Lopes M.S. Chemical Technician, Kemira
Quian Ma M.S.
Brittany Miller M.S.
Tihami Qureshi Ph.D.  Postdoc, Albany Medical College
Todd Schoborg Ph.D. Postdoc, NIH
Bayu Sisay Tiruneh M.S. Lab tech., Reprogene

2011 Alumni

Amber Bible Ph.D. Postdoc, ORNL- Biological and Nanoscale Systems
Kristen Holbrook M.S.
Dhivya Kumar M.S. Graduate student, U. Connecticut Health Center
Brittany McDaniel M.S.
Matthew H. Russell Ph.D. Assistant Professor, South College
George Samaan Ph.D.
Mary Jane Timson M.S. Lab Study Analyst, Hyde Engineering and Consulting

2010 Alumni

Seth Albright Ph.D.  Adjunct faculty, Pellissippi State, Knoxville
Ashita Dave M.S.
Sumi Goswami M.S. Research Scientist, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
Olivia Hill M.S.
Hyuck-Joon Kang Ph.D. Postdoc, Harvard University
Xiang Mou Ph.D. Postdoc, Baylor University
Adrianne Norris Ph.D. Professor, Pellissippi State Community College
Evan Reddick Ph.D. Postdoc, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Ritika Sehgal M.S.
Richard Simmerman M.S.
Dustin Stutts M.S.
Jui-He Tsai Ph.D. Postdoc, Washington University, St. Louis
Justin Vaughn Ph.D. Postdoc, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Heather Wallace Ph.D. Postdoc, Dartmouth
Shaofei Zhang Ph.D. Postdoc, National Cancer institute

2009 Alumni

Seung-Hoon Choi Ph.D. Postdoc, MD Anderson
Won-Gyu Choi Ph.D. Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin
William Crenshaw M.S.
Jim Fairman Ph.D. Postdoc, NIH-NIDDK Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Lindsay Staron M.S.
Ian Wallace Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Nevada-Reno

2008 Alumni

Cynthia Brown M.S.
Shaileja Chopra Ph.D.
Su Hwa Kim M.S.
Vita Lam M.S.
Ruwan Parakrama M.S. Regeneron, Tarryton, NY
Eric Daniel Vincill Ph.D. Research Scientist, Monsanto Company, St. Louis
Qin Xu Ph.D. Postdoc, University of Tennessee- Knoxville

2007 Alumni

Robert Beahm M.S.
Chandrashis Bhowmick M.S.
Jian Ma M.S.
Charles Mangrum M.S.
Rihui Yan Ph.D. Professor at Hainan University

2006 Alumni

Youn Jeong Choi Ph.D. IRTA Postdoc Fellow NIEHS, NC (Blackshear group)
Srilalitha Kuruganti Ph.D.
Shannon Matulis Ph.D. Postdoc at Miami Medical School, Miami, FL
Kenneth Minor Ph.D.
Walter Wiles M.S.

2005 Alumni

Brad Bennett Ph.D. Research Associate for Mark Yeager at the University of Virginia
Srividya Bhaskara Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Dept. of Radiation Oncology University of Utah School of Medicine
Randall Holzberger M.S.
Israel Huff M.S.
Michael Jackson Ph.D. Postdoc at Univ. Central Florida
Shawn Leland M.S.
Amy Wiles Ph.D.
Edward Wright Ph.D. Manager, BCMB Bioanalytical Resources Facility

2004 Alumni

Kim Caldwell Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at The University of Alabama
Stephanie Hicks Polypeptide Hormone Action Group at National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Taeck-Joong Jeon Postdoc at University of California, San Diego
Kenneth H Minor Instructor, University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver, CO
Cagdas Son Postdoc at California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Lori West Associate Professor at Lee University
Amy Wiles Assistant Professor of Biology, Mercer University, Georgia

2003 Alumni

Drew Robert Ekman Staff Scientist, FDA, Georgia
To-Yu Huang Postdoctoral fellow: UCSD Cancer Center, La
Amy L. Inselman Staff fellow at the national center for toxicology research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Tae-Houn Kim Assistant Professor, Duksung Womens University, Seoul, Korea
Vanny Narita Section Head, Indonesian Research Institute, Jakarta, Indonesia
Michael B Strader Laboratory of Biochemistry and Vascular Biology, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Bethesda
Ayca Akal-Strader Teaching at Catholic University

2002 Alumni

A. Carole Dabney-Smith Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, Miami University
James Guenther Ph.D. Instructor, Delgado Community College, New Orleans
April Pyle Assistant Professor at UCLA School of Medicine

2001 Alumni

Shannon Eaker Cell Therapy Division, GE Healthcare
Olga Kopp Faculty at Utah Valley University, Orem, UT
Weikai Li Postdoc in Tom Rapaport’s Lab at Havard HHMI
Chitra Subramanian Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

2000 Alumni

Jennifer Cobb Ph.D. Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Calgary
Christine Schar Research Scientist, Aarhus University, Denmark
Sharon Thomas Currently with Knox County School

1999 Alumni

N/A

1998 Alumni

John Cobb Assistant Professor University of Calgary, Dept of Biological Sciences
Enrico Digiammarino Staff Scientist, Abbott
Susan Dombrowski Next Generation DNA sequence analyst, Genomatix Corporation
Angelia Gibson Assistant Professor at Maryville College, Maryville, TN
Robert Ivey, III Director of Fermentation and an co-Founder of Chem Bio at Osprey
Michael Mohler Research Scientist/legal liaison for GTx, Inc

1997 Alumni

James R. Cox University Distinguished Professor, Murray State University
Sushmita Maitra Ph.D. Postdoctoral Researcher, Durham University

1996 Alumni

Chang-Hoon Han Ph.D. Brain Korea 21, Division of Agricultural Biotech., Seoul National University, Korea
Yaa Difie Osei Senior Lecturer, Biochemistry Department, University of Ghana, Legon (2008)
Kameshwari Pappu Patent specialist at the University of Florida

1995 Alumnus

Jung Weon Lee M.S. Professor, Department of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Korea

1994 Alumni

Chang-Hoon Han Brain Korea 21, Division of Agricultural Biotech., Seoul National University, Korea
C. David Weaver Ph. D. Scientific Director, HTS Facility, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1993 Alumni

Jay D. Gregory Ph. D. Marketing Communications Writer, Agilent Technologies
Kausik Ray Ph. D. Scientist, NIAAD, NIH

1992 Alumni

Rajesh Krishnan Ph. D. Director of Business Development, Celerion
Suk Heung Oh Ph. D. Professor, Department of Food and Biotechnology, Woosuk University, Jeonju, Korea

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