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Nels Elde

(he/him)

Associate Professor

Diane

Downhour

 

 

Sr. Research

Specialist &

Lab Manager

Mara

Schwiesow

(she/her)

 

Research Technician

Matt

Barber

 

Post-doc

NIH K99 fellow

 

currently:

Assistant Professor

Univ of Oregon

Melissa

Hartley

 

Research Technician

 

currently:

Emergency Medicine Resident, University of Arizona

 

Dustin

Hancks

 

Post-doc

NIH K99 fellow

 

currently:

Assistant Professor

Univ of Texas

Southwestern

Kelsey

Cone

 

Grad Student

Microbial Path. Training Grant

 

currently:

Scientist

ARUP Laboratories

Della

Fixsen

 

Grad Student

Genetics Training Grant

 

currently:

Post-doc

Lab of Dr. Shelley Copley

Univ of Colorado-

Boulder

Lab photo summer 2013

Ed

Chuong

 

Post-doc

Jane Coffin Childs fellow

 

currently:

Assistant Professor

Univ of Colorado Boulder

Clay

Carey

 

Grad Student

Microbial Path. Training Grant

 

currently:

Post-doc

Lab of Dr. James Gagnon

Univ of Utah

 

Juliane

Cooper

 

Research Technician

 

currently:

Instructor, Weber State University

Lab photo summer 2014

 

Alesia

McKeown

 

Post-doc

Damon Runyon

HHMI fellow

 

currently:

Scientist

BioFire Diagnostics

Lab photo summer 2015

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Lab Alumni:

Keir

Balla

(he/him)

 

HHMI Post-doc

 

Lab photo summer 2016

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Zoƫ

Hilbert

(she/her)

 

Post-doc

Helen Hay Whitney Fellow

 

Lab photo summer 2017

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Michelle

Culbertson

(she/her)

 

MD/PhD Student

Stephen

Goldstein

(he/him)

 

Post-doc

NIH NRSA Fellow

Kristen

Davenport

(she/her)

 

Post-doc

NIH K01 Fellow

 

currently:

Senior Clinical Research Scientist

IDEXX

Mai

Tran

(she/her)

 

Post-doc

NIH NRSA Fellow

Ian

Boys

 

 

Post-doc

Elliot

Lee

 

Undergrad

 

currently:

Graduate Student

University of Washington

Lab photo winter 2018

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Lab photo summer 2019

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Lab photo spring 2021

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Christina

Necessary

 

Research Specialist

 

currently:
Medical Student

University of Utah

Erin

Cafferty

(she/her)

 

Grad Student

Hannah

Young

(they/them)

 

Grad Student

Sonresa

Ochoa-Vidales

(she/her)

 

Undergrad Student

UROP

 

University of Utah

Pear

Intasin

 

 

Summer Undergrad Student (joint with Gagnon lab)

 

Carleton College

Patty

Lisieski

 

 

Administrative Coordinator

Teagan

Feeley

 

 

Research Technician

Lab photo summer 2021

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Drew

Janik

(he/him)

 

Research Technician

evolutionary genetics & cell biology