Student Alumni

  • Dr. Meelad Dawlaty (Cancer Biology Program)

    Thesis: Chromosomal Instability Genes in Cancer and Aging
    Current Status: MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology, laboratory of Dr. Rudolf Jaenisch
  • Dr. Rebecca Schmidt

    Thesis: Deciphering the Molecular Mechanisms of the Ras-Mediated Tumorigenesis in Vivo
    Current Status: Integrated Department of Immunology, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
  • Dr. Ruilin Zhang

    Thesis: Molecular Genetics of Telethonin/ T-cap
    Current Status: Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of California at San Diego
  • Dr. Joshua Burgess

    Thesis: Determining the Meiotic Regulators of the Opportunistic Fungal Pathogen, Pneumocystis carinii
    Current Status: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Microbiology and Immunology
  • Dr. Kasandra Riley (Maher lab 2002-2007), Postdoc (2007-present)

    Current Status: Department of Biophysics & Biochemistry and HHMI, Yale University. Advisor: Joan Steitz
  • Rod Rahimi

    Thesis: Regulation of transforming growth factor-b cell type-specific signaling by mammalian target of rapamycin complexes
    Current Status: Student in the Mayo M.D./Ph.D. program