Apodaca, Jennifer

Dissertation: Evolution of the transcriptional response to oxygen limitation.
Faculty Advisor: Nicole Perna
Jennifer is a lecturer and post doctoral research assistant at the University of Texas, El Paso.

Aylward, Frank

Dissertation: Ecological and evolutionary dynamics of the symbiotic microbial communites of fungus growing insects.
Faculty Advisor: Cameron Currie
Frank is now an Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech University.

Banta, Amy

Dissertation: Molecular Interactions between the transcription factor CRL and Sigma S RNA Polymerase Holoenzyme in Escherichia coli.
Faculty Advisor: Rick Gourse
Amy is a Research Scientist in the Peters Lab at UW Madison in Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Battaglioli, Eric

Dissertation: Phase variation in the uropathogenic Escherichia coli strain CFT073: Insights into a complex regulatory network.
Faculty Advisor: Rod Welch
Eric is the founder and CEO of Rouleur Science Writing.

Bazurto, Jannell

Dissertation: The opposing effects of AICAR accumulation on the metabolic network surrounding thiamine synthesis.
Faculty Advisor: Diana Downs
Jannell is an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota.

Byrne Nash, Rose

Dissertation: Defining the genetic basis of ionizing radiation resistance in Escherichia coli.
Faculty Advisor: Michael Cox
Rose is Director of Research and Development at GT Molecular.

Flynn, Jeffrey

Dissertation: Towards an in vivo role for the RidA family of proteins.
Faculty Advisor: Diana Downs
Jeff is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Minnesota.

Hanshew, Alissa

Dissertation: Microbial Ecology of Tropical Arboreal Ants.
Faculty Advisor: Cameron Currie
Alissa is a Laboratory and Research Safety Specialist at Penn State University.

Hedberg Shereda, Gina

Dissertation: CD4+ Th Cell Specificity and Memory Responses to Variable and Conserved Variant Surface Glycoprotein Sequences in African Trypanosomiasis.
Faculty Advisor: John Mansfield
Gina is the Program Manager for STEM Professional Development at the University of Michigan.

Hogan, Cliff

Dissertation: Molecular mechanisms of bacterial soft-rot on crops.
Faculty Advisor: Amy Charkowski
Cliff is a Quality Control Scientist at LGC, Biosearch Technologies.