Postdoctoral Trainee Alumni

Name

Lab

Years

Current Position

Andrew Adey, PhD

Shendure

2014

Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University

Dayna Akey, PhD

Swanson

2003-2008

Research Scientist, University of Washington

Can Alkan, PhD

Eichler

2005-2011

Assistant Professor, Bilkent University (Turkey)

Francesca Antonacci

Eichler

2007-2012

Assistant Professor, University of Bari (Italy)

Carlos Araya, PhD

Fields

2010-2011

Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University

Ferhat Ay, PhD

Noble

2011-2014

Research Assistant Professor in Preventive Medicine-Health and Biomedical Informatics, Northwestern University

Zafer Aydin, PhD

Noble

2008-2011

Asst Professor, Abdullah Gul University (Turkey)

Zhirong Bao

Waterston

 

Associate Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering

Kirsten Beck, PhD

Wolf-Yadlin

2011-2015

Research Scientist, Center for Infectious Disease Research

Cemalettin Bekpen, PhD

Eichler

2006-2009

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Bogazici University (Turkey)

Jennifer Below, PhD

Nickerson

2011-2013

Associate Professor, University of Texas, Houston

Asa Ben-Hur, PhD

Noble

2004-2005

Assistant Professor, Colorado State University

Michael Bereman, PhD

MacCoss

2012-2013

Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University

Greta Bernier, MD

King

2013

Chief Resident, Dept of Surgery, UW

Max Boeck, PhD

Waterston

2011-2012

UNC Spire Fellowship Program

Jonathon Burman, PhD

Pallanck

2009-2014

Research Fellow, NIH

Catarina Campbell, PhD

Eichler

2008-2013

Investigator, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research

Keisha Carlson, PhD

Queitsch

2014

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Puget Sound

Rogan Carr, PhD

Borenstein

2011-2014

Researcher, Microsoft

Juan Chavez, PhD

Bruce

2010-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Hsuan-Chao Chiu, PhD

Borenstein

2011-2015

Media Tek, IC Design Company (Taiwan)

Gregory Cooper, PhD

Eichler

2006-2009

Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology

Dao-Fu Dai, MD, PhD

MacCoss

2009-2011

Resident, Dept of Pathology, UW

Megan Dennis, PhD

Eichler

2010-2015

Assistant Professor, UC Davis

Bethany Dumont, PhD

Eichler

2011-2013

Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship, Initiative for Biological Complexity, Department of Genetics, NC State University

Jarrett Egertson, PhD

MacCoss

2013-2015

Research Scientist, University of Washington

Leslie Emery, PhD

Akey

2014

Research Scientist, University of Washington

Wenyi Feng, PhD

Brewer

2003-2010

Assistant Professor, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Douglas Fowler, PhD

Fields

2007-2012

Assistant Professor, University of Washington

Santhosh Girirajan, PhD

Eichler

2008-2012

Assistant Professor, Penn State

Anastasia Gridasova, PhD

Fields

2006-2011

Research Scientist, Indiana University

Michael Hoffman, PhD

Noble

2008-2013

Assistant Professor, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University of Toronto

Michael Hoopmann, PhD

Bruce

2009-2010

Researcher, Institute for Systems Biology

Blake Hovde, PhD

Monnat

2014-2015

Fellowship, Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Edward Hsieh, PhD

MacCoss

2007-2012

Scientist, Merck

Emre Karakoc, PhD

Eichler

2009-2013

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology

Ikjin (Griffin) Kim, PhD

Fields

2010-2014

Research Scientist, University of Washington

Jacob Kitzman, PhD

Shendure

2013-2014

Assistant Professor, University of Michigan

Janne Lempe, PhD

Queitsch

2008-2010

Max Planck Institute for Plant BreedingĀ 

Hui Li, PhD

Stamatoyannopoulos

2006-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Ivan Liachko, PhD

Dunham

2009-2013

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Kimberly Lindstrom, PhD

Brewer

2006-2011

Regulatory Affairs, Gilead Sciences

Ben Logsdon, PhD

Lee

2012-2014

Research Scientist, Sage Bionetworks

Daniel Mace, PhD

Waterston

2009-2013

Software Engineer, Microsoft

Tomas Marques, PhD

Eichler

2007-2011

Research Professor, Institut de Biologia Evolutiva (Spain)

Matt Maurano, PhD

Stamatoyannopoulos

2013-2015

Assistant Professor at the NYU Medicine Institute for
Systems Genetics

Joshua McElwee, PhD

MacCoss

2006-2009

Scientist, Merck

Kelly McGarvey, PhD

Fields

2009-2011

Curator, Computer Craft Corp.

Sean McIlwain, PhD

Noble

2009-2012

Researcher, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

Heather Mefford, MD, PhD

Eichler

2006-2009

Asst Professor, University of Washington & Seattle Children's

Karyn Meltz Steinberg, PhD

Eichler

2009-2012

Scientist, The Genome Institute at Washington University

John Murray

Waterston

 

Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania

Tera Newman-Eerkes, PhD

Eichler

2005-2007

VP, Clinical Operations and Strategy, Resolution Bio

Barbara Norquist, MD

King

2008

Assistant Professor, University of Washington

Timothy O'Connor, PhD

Akey

2010-2013

Assistant Professor, University of Maryland

Brendan O'Fallon, PhD

Felsenstein

2009-2011

Postdoctoral Trainee, University of Utah

Merja Oja, PhD

Noble

2008

Technical Research Centre of Finland

Brian O'Roak, PhD

Eichler / Shendure

2009-2013

Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University

Tamara Panhuis, PhD

Swanson

2004-2006

Assistant Professor, Ohio Wesleyan University

Rapatbhorn Patrapuvich, PhD

Manoil

2009-2011

Postdoc, Mahidol Vivax Research Center (Thailand)

Rupali Patwardhan, PhD

Shendure

2012-2013

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Katy Pennington, MD

King

2012-2013

Attending surgeon in Division of Gynecologic Oncology, UW

Pratistha Ranjitkar, PhD

Villen

2011-2012

Postdoc, Chemistry, University of Washington

Ricard Rodriguez, PhD

Villen

2011-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Wendy Roeb

King

2008-2012

freelance technical writer

Jerrod Schwartz, PhD

Shendure

2009-2013

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Andy Sharp, PhD

Eichler

2004-2007

Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Xinwei She

Eichler

2004

Senior Research Scientist, Merck

Sayaka Shibata, PhD

Bruce

2012-2013

Dept of Biochemistry, University of Washington

Daniel Skelly, PhD

Akey

2013

Postdoctoral Associate, Duke University

Lea Starita, PhD

Fields

2006-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Peter Sudmant, PhD

Eichler

2014

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, MIT

Danielle Swaney, PhD

Villen

2010-2014

Asst Professor, University of Calf San Francisco & QB3

Jacob Tennessen, PhD

Akey

2009-2011

Postdoctoral Fellow, Oregon State University

Ruth Thomas, PhD

Pallanck

2006-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Sean Thomas, PhD

Stamatoyannopoulos

2006-2011

Research Assoc, Gladstone Institute

Metawee Thongdee, PhD

Manoil

2005-2011

Research Scientist, Mahidol University (Thailand)

Daniela Tomazela, PhD

MacCoss

2007-2010

Scientist, Merck

Emily Turner, PhD

Shendure

2007-2013

Scientist, University of Washington

Soledad Undurraga, PhD

Queitsch

2007-2013

Asst Professor, University Mayor, Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics (Chile)

James Urton, PhD

Queitsch

2011-2013

science writer

Hao Wang, PhD

Stamatoyannopoulos

2006-2012

Research Scientist/ Engineer, University of Washington

Etsuko Watanabe, PhD

Queitsch

2007-2009

 

Alex Whitworth, PhD

Pallanck

2001-2005

Reader in Neurogenetics, Department of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield (United Kingdom)

Jody Wright, PhD

Borenstein

2014

Analyst, non-profit science policy organization, Vancouver, BC

Xianhua Yi, PhD

MacCoss

2005-2007

Senior Scientist, Mersana Therapeutics

Xia You, PhD

Stamatoyannopoulos

2008-2011

Pediatrics, University of Washington

Sarah Zanders, PhD

Malik

2012

Postdoc, Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center

Habil Zare, PhD

Noble

2012-2014

Assistant Professor, Texas State University

Zhongying Zhao, PhD

Waterston

2005-2010

Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University

Oliver Zill, PhD

Fields

2011-2013

Data Scientist, Guardant Health