Members

Members

Abraham Palmer

Principal Investigator

Location: BRF2 3A24
Phone: 858-534-2093
Email: aapalmer@ucsd.edu

    Oksana Polesskaya

    Scientific Coordinator

    Location: BRF2 3A32
    Phone: 858-534-2072
    Email: opolesskaya@ucsd.edu

      Hannah Wladecki

      Lab Manager/Technician

      Location: BRF2 3217 FF
      Phone: 858-822-4035
      Email: hwladecki@ucsd.edu

        Kayla Chase

        Post Doc

        Location: BRF2 3217 HH
        Phone: 858-822-4035
        Email: kachase@ucsd.edu

          Amanda Barkley-Levenson

          Post Doc

          Location: BRF2 3217 GG
          Phone: 858-822-4035
          Email: ambarkleylevenson@ucsd.edu

            Yu-yu Ren

            Post Doc

            Location: BRF2 3217 II
            Phone: 858-822-4035
            Email: yur008@ucsd.edu

              Sandra Sanchez

              Post Doc

              Location: BRF2 3217 FF
              Phone: 858-822-4035
              Email: s5sanchezroige@ucsd.edu

                Natalia Gonzales

                Grad Student

                Location: UChicago CLSC 504
                Phone: 773-834-0604
                Email: ngon@uchicago.edu

                  Alex Gileta

                  Grad Student

                  Location: UChicago CLSC 501
                  Phone: 773-834-0604
                  Email: agileta@uchicago.edu

                    Xinzhu Zhou

                    Grad Student

                    Location: BRF2 3217 GG
                    Phone: 858-822-4035
                    Email: xiz152@ucsd.edu

                      Jianjun Gao

                      Biostatistician

                      Location: BRF2 3217 JJ
                      Phone: 858-822-4035
                      Email: jig028@ucsd.edu

                        Apurva Chitre

                        Biostatistician

                        Location: BRF2 3A32
                        Phone: 858-534-2072
                        Email: aschitre@ucsd.edu

                          Riyan Cheng

                          Associate Project Scientist

                          Location: BRF2 3217-II
                          Phone: 858-822-4035
                          Email: ric025@ucsd.edu

                            Undergraduates

                            Frances Lagarda

                            Third Year

                              Amy Lee

                                Yvette Tan

                                  Jazlene Mallari

                                    Past Lab Members

                                    Christine Ponder

                                    Grad Student
                                    2003-2007

                                    Currently Associate Director at NYU Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

                                      Richard Williams IV

                                      Jackie Lim

                                      Post Doc
                                      2006-2008

                                      Currently Research Scientist at Duke University

                                        Michaelanne Munoz

                                        Lab Technician
                                        2006-2008

                                        Currently Post Doc at Department of Neuroscience - Tufts University

                                          David Rosenberg

                                          Grad Student
                                          2009-2011

                                            Michael DeMeyer

                                            Lab Technician
                                            2009-2011

                                            Currently Administrative Intern at The Comprehensive Group

                                              Greta Sokoloff

                                              Research Associate
                                              2007-2011

                                              Currently Research Associate at Department of Psychology - University of Iowa

                                                Garrett Birkhoff

                                                Lab Technician
                                                2011-2012

                                                  Margaret Distler

                                                  Grad Student
                                                  2008-2012

                                                  Currently completing Psychiatry Residency Training Program at University of California Los Angeles

                                                    Clarissa Parker

                                                    Amy Hart

                                                    Emmanuel Aryee

                                                    Lab Technician
                                                    2012-2013

                                                    Currently MD Student at Geisel School of Medicine - Dartmouth College

                                                      Peter Carbonetto

                                                      Post Doc
                                                      2013-2014

                                                      Currently Computational Biologist at Ancestry.com - DNA Science Division

                                                        Camila Barrios Camacho

                                                        PREP Scholar
                                                        2013-2014

                                                        Currently PhD Student at Tufts University

                                                          Emily Leung

                                                          Lab Technician
                                                          2012-2014

                                                          Currently MPH Student at Mailman School of Public Health - Columbia University

                                                            Shyam Gopalakrishnan

                                                            Post-Doc
                                                            2011-2015

                                                            Currently Post Doc at EvoGenomics at the Natural History Museum of Denmark

                                                              Katherine Johnston McMurray

                                                              Grad Student
                                                              2012-2015

                                                              Currently Post Doc with Dr. Renu Sah at the University of Cincinnati

                                                                Jungkyun Seo

                                                                Biostatistician
                                                                2015-2016

                                                                Currently PhD student at Duke University

                                                                  April Williams

                                                                  Post Doc
                                                                  2015-2017

                                                                  Currently Bioinformatics Scientist at Arima Genomics

                                                                    Celine St. Pierre

                                                                    Lab Manager/Technician
                                                                    2012-2017

                                                                    Currently PhD student at
                                                                    Washington University, St. Louis, MO
                                                                    Email: cestpierre@ucsd.edu

                                                                      Laura Sittig

                                                                      Post Doc
                                                                      2012-2017

                                                                        Past Undergraduates

                                                                        Chetan Huded

                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                        2006

                                                                          Andrew Lee Chen

                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                          2006-2007

                                                                            Ben Postone

                                                                            High School
                                                                            2008

                                                                              Qian Zhang

                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                              2008

                                                                                Ben Chang

                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                2006-2009

                                                                                  Melissa Graham

                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                  2006-2009
                                                                                  Honors Thesis

                                                                                    Kaitlin Samocha

                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                    2006-2010
                                                                                    Honors Thesis

                                                                                      Elizabeth Wagner

                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                      2010

                                                                                        Colin Walker

                                                                                        High School
                                                                                        2010

                                                                                          Stacey Kirkpatrick

                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                          2008-2010

                                                                                            Marie Wu

                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                            2011

                                                                                              Loren Kole

                                                                                              High School / Undergraduate
                                                                                              2009-2011

                                                                                                Michael Guido

                                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                                2009-2012

                                                                                                  Alexandra Dattilo

                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                  2011-2012

                                                                                                    Joe Davis

                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                    2011-2012

                                                                                                      Naomi Gorfinkle

                                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                                      2009-2013

                                                                                                        Emily Tixier

                                                                                                        High School / Undergraduate
                                                                                                        2010-2013

                                                                                                          Matt Cheung

                                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                                          2012-2014

                                                                                                            Yeonhee Park

                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                            2011-2014

                                                                                                              Phillip Stephens

                                                                                                              Summer Student
                                                                                                              2014
                                                                                                              (from Morehouse College via Leadership Alliance Program)

                                                                                                                Miranda Scarlata

                                                                                                                High School
                                                                                                                2014

                                                                                                                  Alisha Ho

                                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                                  2014-2015

                                                                                                                    Shibani Chettri

                                                                                                                    Summer Student
                                                                                                                    2015
                                                                                                                    (from The Ohio State University via NIDA Center for Outbred Rats REHU)

                                                                                                                      Kyle Engel

                                                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                                                      2013-2015

                                                                                                                        Africa McLeod

                                                                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                                                                        2015

                                                                                                                          Rachael MaGuire

                                                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                                                          2015

                                                                                                                            Liz Joyce

                                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                                            2014-2015

                                                                                                                              Brittny Bloomenstiel

                                                                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                                                                              2014-2015

                                                                                                                                Charissa Newkirk

                                                                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                2014-2015

                                                                                                                                  Alex Ho

                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                  2014-2015

                                                                                                                                    Kathy Zhou

                                                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                    2015

                                                                                                                                      Elizabeth Lipschultz

                                                                                                                                      Undergraduate / Summer Student
                                                                                                                                      2015-2016
                                                                                                                                      (2016: from University of Chicago via NIDA Center for Outbred Rats REU)

                                                                                                                                        Kate Krauss

                                                                                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                        2013-2015

                                                                                                                                          Nishant Mysore

                                                                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                          2017

                                                                                                                                            Yuya Zhao

                                                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                            2017