Alumni

Aashish Jha, PhD
"Experimentally evolved populations of Drosophila melanogaster reveal polygenic basis of complex traits", 2015
Advisor: Kevin White, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Biology at New York University Abu Dhabi
Silvia Kariuki, PhD
"Variation in transcriptional response to 1,25D and LPS in primary human monocytes (Interferon-alpha as a tool for genetic discovery in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)", 2016
Advisor: Anna Di Rienzo, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, IDeAL - KEMRI Wellcome Trust, Kenya
Sridhar Kudaravalli, PhD
"Recent positive selection in the human genome", 2008
Advisor: Jonathan Pritchard, PhD
Current Position: Executive Director, Kekule Pharma, India
Kay-Marie Lamar, PhD
"Mechanisms of LTBP4 in Muscular Dystrophy", 2014
Advisor: Elizabeth McNally, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, McNally Lab, Northwestern University
Ellen Leffler, PhD
"Insights into Natural Selection and Recombination from Patterns of Genetic Variation", 2013
Advisor: Molly Przeworski, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Human Genetics, The University of Utah
Kevin Magnaye, PhD
"Genetic and Epigenetic Mechanisms Underlying Maternal Transmission of Asthma Risk", 2020
Advisor: Carole Ober, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Susan Lynch Lab, University of California, San Francisco
Joseph Maranville, PhD
"The Genetic and Regulatory Architecture of Variation in Glucocorticoid Response", 2012
Advisor: Anna Di Rienzo, PhD
Current Position: Senior Director at Bristol Myers Squibb
Joseph Marcus, PhD
"Inferring Interpretable Representations of Population Structure", 2020
Advisor: John Novembre, PhD
Wynn Meyer, PhD
"Evolutionary Inferences from Genome-wide Data in Primates", 2013
Advisor: Molly Przeworski, PhD
Current Position: AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow, National Institutes of Health, Office of Data Science Strategy, DPCPSI, OD
Katelyn Mika, PhD
" Molecular Evolution of Pregnancy", 2018
Advisor: Vincent Lynch, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Neil Shubin & Anindita Basu Labs, University of Chicago