at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Denu Lab

John Denu

Credentials: Director of the Denu Lab at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Position title: Professor of Biomolecular Chemistry

Email: john.denu@wisc.edu

Graduate Students

Bianca Chavez

Credentials: Biochemistry

Jessica Han

Credentials: Cellular and Molecular Biology

Spencer Haws

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences

Mark Klein

Credentials: Biochemistry

Alexis Lawton

Credentials: Biochemistry

Cassie Leech

Credentials: Cellular and Molecular Biology

Lily Miller

Credentials: Biochemistry

José Moran

Credentials: Biochemistry

Yiming (Amy) Qin

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences

Sydney Thomas

Credentials: Cellular and Molecular Biology

Postdoctoral Scholars

Wallace Liu

Credentials: Postdoctoral Researcher

Scientists/Staff

Eric Armstrong

Position title: Assistant Researcher

Sherry Bakhtiar

Position title: Senior Research Specialist

Ann Denu

Position title: Research Specialist and Administrative Support

James Dowell

Position title: Associate Scientist

Vyacheslav (Slava) Kuznetsov

Position title: Assistant Scientist

Robert Miner

Position title: Research Assistant

Logan Wright

Position title: Research Assistant

Undergraduate Researchers

Morgan Lentz

Credentials: Biology

Special Mentions

Tuffy Jr.

Credentials: 2011-2014

Alumni

Brittany Albaugh

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Assistant Professor - Eastern Michigan University

Kevin Arnold

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Director, Life Sciences - John Templeton Foundation

Ben Baeton

Position title: Undergraduate

Graduated with BS in Computer Sciences

Josh Baeza

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Postdoc Researcher - Garcia Lab @ University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Christopher Berndsen

Position title: Graduate Student

Biomolecular Chemistry Program – Professor at James Madison University

Steven Bieser

Position title: Undergraduate

Medical Student - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Melissa Boersma

Position title: Scientist

Researcher at Auburn University

Margie Borra-Garske

Position title: Graduate Student

Biomolecular Chemistry Program – Research Scientist, Codexis, Redwood City CA

Laura Borth

Position title: Graduate Student

Nutritional Sciences Program

Lindsay Comstock

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University

Rush Dhillon

Position title: Assistant Scientist

Cartoonist in Vancouver, BC

Kristin Dittenhafer-Reed

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Integrated Program in Biochemistry – Assistant Professor at Hope College Chemistry Department, Holland, Michigan

Jing Fan

Position title: Postdoctoral Researcher

Morgridge Investigator, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Jessica Feldman

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Group Leader, Process Sciences at LakePharma, Inc. Worcester, MA

Clark Fjeld

Position title: Graduate Student

Research Scientist, Vollum Institute, Portland, OR

Adam Garske

Position title: Graduate Student

Chemistry – Scientist at DuPont Industrial Biosciences, Palo Alto, CA

Casey Hallows

Position title: Graduate Student

Biomolecular Chemistry Program – Research Scientist, Codexis, Redwood City CA

Michael Jackson

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Research Scientist at Vollum Institute

Youngjoo Kim

Position title: Graduate Student

Assistant Professor – SUNY Old Westbury, NY

Erin Kolonko

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Assistant Professor at Siena College

Kimberly Krautkramer

Position title: Graduate Student, MSTP, IPiB

Postdoctoral Researcher - Fredrik Backhed Lab, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Jin-Hee Lee

Position title: Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Scientist at Pharmaceutical Product Development, Madison

Susan Lee

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Staff Scientist, Harvard University

Anastasia Lindahl

Position title: Graduate Student, IPiB

Scientist - Geltor, San Leandro, CA

Sam Oliver

Position title: Graduate Student

Integrated Program in Biochemistry – Postdoc training in UC-Boulder

Nicole Rademacher

Position title: Undergraduate

Researcher in the Shelef Lab at the UW Department of Medicine

Louise Rafty

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Genentech, South San Francisco

Keighley Reisenauer

Position title: Undergraduate

Graduate student at Baylor University, Department of Biology

Michael Smallegan

Position title: Associate Programmer Analyst

Traveling the world then Graduate school at UC Boulder

Brian Smith

Position title: Graduate Student

Chemistry – Assistant Professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Zhangli Su

Position title: Graduate Student, CMB

Cellular and Molecular Biology – Postdoc training at University of Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, VA

Kirk Tanner

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Investigator at Vertex Pharmacueticals, Boston, MA

Julie Thelen

Position title: Undergraduate

Emergency Department and Trauma Unit at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee

Lei Tong

Position title: Graduate Student

Biomolecular Chemistry Program – Technical Support Supervisor at Illumina, Singapore

Elise Wagner

Position title: Graduate Student

Integrated Program in Biochemistry – Principle Scientist and Clinical Chemist at Covance, Indianapolis, Indiana

Xiaoji Xu

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Research Scientist at Unilever, New Jersey

Wei Yu

Position title: Postdoctoral scholar

Investigator at Fudan University, Shanghai, China

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