Eberly College of Science



Experimental Particle Astrophysics: Dr. Miguel Mostafa

Astronomy and Astrophysics

Tracking the exoplanets at exoplanets.org: Dr. Jason Wright

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Transcription Compartment Targeting: Dr. David Gilmour

The Gu Lab – Regulation of cellulose synthesis: Dr. Ying Gu

Computational biology for understanding gene regulation: Dr. Shaun Mahony

Examining microbial diversity within an animal-microbe symbiosis: Dr. Tim Miyashiro

Enzymology and Regulation of Amino Acid Metabolism: Dr. Allen Phillips

Stress responses and gene regulation: Dr. Joseph Reese

Subcellular Compartmentalization of Neurons: Dr. Melissa Rolls

Small GTPase Regulation of Epithelial Cell Motility: Dr. Lorraine C Santy

The Szpara Lab – Viral comparative genomics: Dr. Moriah Szpara

The Tan Lab: Cancer Gene Regulation Enzymes: Dr. Song Tan

Bacterial Oxygen Sensing and Atypical Cyclic Nucleotides: Dr. Emily Weinert


dePamphilis Lab: Dr. Claude dePamphilis

The Lasky Lab – Evolutionary adaptation to changing environments: Dr. Jesse Lasky

Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Mammalian Embryonic Development: Dr. Aimin Liu

Yingwei Mao Neurobiology Lab Dr. Yingwei Mao

The Medina Lab – Symbiosis in the Upside-down Jellyfish: Dr. Monica Medina

Biology/ BMB

Hippo Signaling in Development and Cancer: Dr. Zhi-Chun Lai

Adventures in Genetics and Development: Dr. Claire Thomas


RNA Structure and Function: Dr. Philip Bevilacqua

Characterization of Indoor Air Pollution Sources: Dr. Miriam Freedman

Electric-field Directed Nanoparticle Arrays for Optical Applications: Dr. Christine Keating

Trapping and Spectroscopic Investigation of Intermediates in Metalloenzymes: Dr. Alexey Silakov

Responsive and Active Soft Materials: Dr. Lauren Zarzar