Current and Past Lab Members

Current Members

Elizabeth Fogarty

Ph.D. Student

Neuroscience Program


Project: Defining SOX10 promoter usage in myelinating Schwann Cells

Rebecca Meyer-Schuman

Ph.D. Student

Department of Human Genetics


Project: Predictive modeling to assess threonyl-tRNA synthetase for a role in dominant and recessive human disease

Molly Kuo

MSTP Student

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program


Project: Defining the role of cysteinyl-tRNA synthetase in recessive human disease phenotypes

Anthony Antonellis, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Human Genetics

Email: antonell@umich.edu

Twitter: @sequenceman

Alumni

Natasha Golovchenko

Research Associate

Fall 2017 - Summer 2019

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Newark


Chetna Gopinath, Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program

Defended Thesis in November 2017

Current Position: Associate Scientific Communications Director, Roche-Genentech


Stephanie Oprescu

Research Associate

Summer 2014 - Summer 2017

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Purdue University


Kayla Smith

Undergraduate UROP Student

2016 - 2017 Academic Year


Miranda Rogers, M.S.

M.S. Student

Department of Human Genetics


William Law, Ph.D.

Department of Human Genetics

Defended Ph.D. April 2016

Current Position: Post-doctoral fellow in Andy McCallion’s lab, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.


Laurie Griffin, M.D., Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Biology (MSTP Student)

Defended Ph.D. March 2016

Current Position: Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident, Brown Medical School


Alex Kolenda

UROP Student

2013 - 2015 Academic Years

Current Position: Medical Student, University of Michigan


Sarah Kawar

UROP Student

2013 - 2014 Academic Year


Rachel Wallen, M.S.

M.S. Student, Human Genetics

Winter 2012 - Winter 2014


Megan Brewer, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Winter 2011 - Fall 2013

Current Position: Senior Hospital Scientist, ANZAC Research Institute, Concord, Australia.


Aimee Vester

Undergraduate Researcher and Research Technician

Fall 2009 - Spring 2013

Current Position: M.D./Ph.D. Student, Emory School of Medicine.


Heather McLaughlin, Ph.D.

Department of Human Genetics

Defended Ph.D. in May 2012

Current Position: Clinical Molecular Geneticist, Invitae


Chani Hodonsky

Research Technician

Summer 2009 - Spring 2012

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, University of North Carolina


Kira Charney

Research Technician

Fall 2009 - Summer 2011

Current Position: Hospital Medicine Specialist, Northwestern Medical Group


Stephanie Baum

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Neuroscience Honors Student

Winter 2010 - Spring 2011

Current Position: Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident, Lenox Hill Hospital