Bloom, Jordan

Dissertation: SSX: Understanding an Antigen for Therapy in Prostate Cancer.
Faculty Advisor: Douglas McNeel
Jordan is a Senior Scientist in Translational Studies at Altius Institute for Biomedical Sciences.

Bucci, Michael

Dissertation: Further characterizing the response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to zinc limitation by investigating the ATC41 gene and global gene expression.
Faculty Advisor: David Eide
Michael is a Patent Agent at Dechert LLP in Pittsburgh, PA.

Burgos-Robles, Hector

Dissertation: Dynamic regulation of ribosomal gene expression during adaptation to fluctuating nutritional conditions.
Faculty Advisor: Rick Gourse
Hector will be doing a postdoc with Mark Mandel at UW-Madison.

Cao, Mengyi

Dissertation: Lrp dependent virulence modulation in bacterium Xenorhabdus nematophila.
Faculty Advisor: Heidi Goodrich-Blair
Mengyi is a postdoc at the California Institute of Technology.

Chen, Grischa

Dissertation: Determinants of Listeria monocytogenes cytosolic survival and evasion of the inflammasome.
Faculty Advisor: JD Sauer
Grischa has accepted a post doctoral position at the Salk Institute.

Florek, Kelsey

Dissertation: Increasing the breadth of influenza immunity through informed vaccine design.
Faculty Advisor: Thomas Friedrich
Kelsey is a Bioinformatician at Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene.

Knox, Ben

Dissertation: Innate Immune Defenses Against Aspergillus in Zebrafish Larvae.
Faculty Advisors: Nancy Keller and Anna Huttenlocher
Ben has taken a position at Zymergen as a Scientist in Microbial Development

Lowe-Power, Tiffany

Dissertation: Metabolic analyses of Ralstonia solanacearum during plant pathogensis.
Faculty Advisor: Caitilyn Allen
Tiffany is now an Assistant Professor at UC-Davis.

Macgilvray, Matt

Dissertation: Inferring stress-activated signaling networks in Saccharomyces cerevisiae reveals complex pathway integration.
Faculty Advisor: Audrey Gasch
Matt is a Lead Scientific Reviewer at the FDA.

Moncla, Louise

Dissertation: The role of transmission bottlenecks in influenza virus host switching.
Faculty Advisor: Thomas Friedrich
Louise is a postdoc at Harvard.