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Tanaka Lab – Personnel

 

Current members


Kiwamu Tanaka
Principal Investigator
(June 2014 – Present)

Natalia Moroz
Research Associate
(September 2015 – Present)

Jeremy B. Jewell
Research Associate
(June 2016 – Present)

Hira Kamal
Postdoctoral Research Associate
(September 2020 – Present)

Matthew J. Marcec
Graduate Student
(June 2016 – Present)

Joel M. Sowders
Graduate Student
(July 2018 – Present)

Lauren E. Braley
Graduate Student
(August 2019 – Present)

Samodya K. Jayasinghe
Graduate Student
(January 2021 – Present)

Benjamin S. Colvin
Technical Assistant
(May 2021 – Present)

 

Previous members


Research Associates
Guadalupe Arlene Mora-Romero
Visiting Scientist
(2018 – 2019)
Sowmya Ramachandran
Postdoctoral Associate
(2017 – 2018)
Diwaker Tripathi
Postdoctoral Associate
(2014 – 2017)

Graduate Research Assistants
Lauren E. Braley
Graduate Student
(2019 – 2021)
Sorour Arzhang
Visiting Graduate Student
(January – December, 2020)
Joseph DeShields
Graduate Research Assistant

(2016 – 2018)

Undergraduates or Other Research Assistants
Wint Mon Mon Kyaw
Technical Assistant
(2019 – 2021)
Kristen Bullough
Technical Assistant
(June – November, 2020)
Calvin Franklin
Technical Assistant

(May – July, 2019)
Misumi Sano
Honors College Scholar
(2017 – 2019)
Karen Fritch
Undergraduate Lab Assistant
(2016 – 2018)
Lauren Braley
Undergraduate Lab Assistant
(2017 – 2018)
Sonika
Technical Assistant
(2016 – 2018)
Alyssa Strawn
Undergraduate Lab Assistant
(2015 – 2016)
Miu Seto
Undergraduate Lab Assistant
(May – September, 2016)
Sierra Windsor
Honors College Scholar
(2015 – 2016)
Brittney Baylor
Honors College Scholar
(2015 – 2016)

 


Interns and Lab Rotation Students
Edith Orozco
MBioS 701 SMB Master’s Intern
(June – July, 2019)
Evelyn Bohnee
Native American REU Intern
(June – August 2019)
Wynn Clarke
NSF RET for high school teacher
(July 2019)
Kay Bobadilla
High School Summer Intern
(July 2019)
Miguel Rosas
Lab Rotation Student
(February – May, 2019)
Tumelo Moyo
International Student Intern

(2017 – 2018)
Zack Dokins
Native American REU Intern
(June – August 2018)
Frank Hamel
High School Summer Intern
(July 2018)
Hunter Sagaskie
Native American REU Intern
(June – August 2017)
Jasmine Abrams
High School Summer Intern
(July 2017)
Daniella Echeagaray
High School Summer Intern
(July 2016)