Post Docs

Hancai Dan, PhD
 - Postdoctoral Fellow
PhD, University of South Florida
Next: Assistant Professor,  University of Maryland

Jessica Hutti, PhD - Postdoctoral Fellow
PhD, Harvard University
Next: Senior Scientist, Abbott

Raeshell Sweeting, MD - Clinical Fellow
MD, New York University
Next: Surgical Fellow, UNC Hospitals

Megan Kendellen, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow
PhD, Duke University
Next: Senior Clinical Project Support Specialist, Quintiles

Brian Bednarski, MDClinical Fellow
MD, Georgetown University Medical Center
Next: Surgical Oncology Fellow, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Graduate Students

Sarah Stein - Biology
BS, University of Massachusetts Amherst
PhD, 2013
Post Doc: Pear Lab, University of Pennsylvania

Matthew Cooper - Genetics & Molecular Biology
BA, Lewis & Clark College
PhD, 2012
Post Doc: Graves Lab, University of North Carolina 

William Comb - Genetics & Molecular Biology
BS, Boston University
PhD, 2011
Post Doc: Sabatini Lab, Whitehead Institute

Evan Merkhofer - Genetics & Molecular Biology
BS, Gettysburg College
PhD, 2010
Post Doc: Johnson Lab, University of California, San Diego

Willie Wilson III - Genetics & Molecular Biology
MS, North Carolina Central University
PhD, 2009
Post Doc: Dennis Lab, National Cancer Institute

Research Assistants

Patty Cogswell
 - Lab Manager
MS, University of Rochester
Next: Manager of Research, Chordoma Foundation

Mayukh Sircar - Research Technician
BS, University of North Carolina

Sean RussellResearch Technician
BS, East Carolina University
Next: Physician Assistant Program, East Carolina University

Pat TompkinsResearch Technician
BS, SUNY Buffalo
Next: Operations Manager, Summerfield Farms


Justina Chen
- Undergraduate Research Assistant
Undergraduate, University of North Carolina

Caroline Hill - Undergraduate Research Assistant
Undergraduate, University of North Carolina