Shapiro Lab: People

Front row: Anna Vickrey, Rebecca Bruders, Elena Boer. Back row: Hannah van Hollebecke, Tennyson George, Sara Young, Mike Shapiro, Emma Mackey.

 

 

Principal Investigator

 
MIke

Mike Shapiro


associate Professor of Biology



Contact Information

Biosketch

Postdoctoral Fellows

 

Jim Baldwin-Brown

(arrives March 1, 2017)


postdoctoral fellow

• Ph.D., 2016, U.C. Irvine (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
• Co-advised by Nitin Phadnis

Elena Boer


postdoctoral fellow

• Ph.D., 2015, University of Utah (Oncological Sciences)
• NIH Developmental Biology Training Grant graduate trainee

Emily Maclary


postdoctoral fellow

• Ph.D., 2016, University of Michigan (Human Genetics)
• 2016 Weintraub Award recipient

Graduate Students

 

Rebecca Bruders


Graduate Student, MCEB program


• B.S., 2012, University of Washington
• NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Anna Vickrey


Graduate Student, MCEB program


• B.A., 2014, University of Utah
• NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Undergraduate Students

 

Tennyson George


undergraduate researcher


• Biology Undergraduate Research Program

hannah

Hannah van Hollebecke


undergraduate researcher


• University Research Opportunity Program internship recipient

Raquel Maynez


undergraduate researcher



Max Sidesinger


undergraduate researcher



High School Student

 

Emma Mackey


High School researcher

• International Baccalaureate program


Lab Alumni

Jaci Aldenhoven, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow

Current: Policy Officer, Department of Science and Medical Research, Government of New South Wales, Australia

Brittany Bannish


Graduate Student and summer intern
Dept. of Mathematics

Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Central Oklahoma

Tylynn Bingham


undergraduate researcher

ACCESS program

marissa burton

Marissa Burton


undergraduate researcher

ACCESS program
• Biology Undergraduate Research Program

Eric Domyan

Eric Domyan


postdoctoral fellow

• Ph.D. (Genetics), 2011, U. Wisconsin
• NSF Graduate Research Fellow
• NIH T32 Developmental Biology Training Grant trainee, 2012-2013
• NIH NRSA postdoctoral fellow, 2013-pres.
Current: Assistant Professor, Utah Valley University

sara fauver

Sara Fauver


undergraduate researcher

ACCESS program
• Biology Undergraduate Research Program
• University Research Opportunity Program
• Myriad Genetics Scholarship recipient

Kamala

Kamala Ginesh


Summer undergraduate researcher

• Utah SURP program, 2013
• Undergraduate at University of Virginia

Annah

Annah Frisch, B.S. 2014


undergraduate researcher


Current: Masters of Public Health student, University of Utah

Mike Guernsey

Mike Guernsey, B.S. 2012


Technician and undergraduate researcher


• Biology Undergraduate Research Program
• University Research Opportunity Program
• Myriad Genetics Scholarship
Current: Graduate student, Department of Genetics, Stanford University

Anna

Sierra Johnson


undergraduate researcher

• Study abroad program at Oxford, Spring 2013

Heidi

Heidi McCoy, B.S. 2008


Undergraduate Researcher


• Biology Undergraduate Research Program grantee
Current: Genetic Counselor (MS, LCGC, U. of Utah)

Ashley Miller, B.S. 2010


Undergraduate Researcher


ACCESS program
• Biology Undergraduate Research Program grantee
• Departmental Scholarship awardee
• University Research Opportunity Program grantee
• Undergraduate Research Scholar
Current: Medical student, U. of Utah School of Medicine

matt miller

Matt Miller, B.S. 2010


Undergraduate Researcher


• BEST scholarship awardee
• BioURP grantee
Current: Ophthalmology resident, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine (M.D., University of Utah)

Anna

Patrick Miller


undergraduate researcher


Krystle

Krystle Minear


Graduate Student, EEOB program


Elissa

Elissa Mulroy, B.S. 2011


Undergraduate Researcher


• Biology Undergraduate Research Program grantee
• University Research Opportunity Program grantee
• Departmental Scholarship awardeee
• Undergraduate Research Scholar
Current: Urology residency program (M.D., Creighton Univ. School of Medicine)

Dave Record

Dave Record, B.S. 2011

undergraduate researcher

Current: Medical student, U. of Utah School of Medicine

Sydney Stringham, Ph.D. 2014


graduate student

• Ph.D. (Biology), 2014, University of Utah
• 2009-2011 NSF TGLL Fellowship recipient
NIH T32 Genetics Training Grant trainee, 2011-2013
Current: Science faculty, Salt Lake Center for Science Education

Sara Young, B.S. 2016


undergraduate researcher

• University Reseach Opportunity Program internship recipient

 

Alex

Alex Tampio, B.S. 2011

undergraduate researcher


• Biology Undergraduate Research Program grantee
• Departmental Scholarship awardee
Current: Otolaryngology resident, Syracuse, NY

Not Pictured:

Liz Lyon
Visiting Undergraduate Researcher (Scripps College)

Amber Lunsford
Undergraduate Researcher
ACCESS program

Choryn Sundin
Summer Undergradute Research Program Intern (Southern Utah University)

Chris Martell
Undergraduate Technician

Former Graduate Rotation Students:

Elena Boer
Molecular Biology Program

Eric Bogenschutz
Molecular Biology Program

Nora Brown
Molecular Biology Program

Julia Carleton
Molecular Biology Program

Daniela Chavez
Molecular Biology Program

Jonathan Craft
Molecular Biology Program

Chris Cunningham
Dept. of Biology

Kristin Fenker
Molecular Biology Program

Della Fixsen
Molecular Biology Program

Steven Flygare
Molecular Biology Program

Tiffani Jones
Molecular Biology Program

Zev Kronenberg
Molecular Biology Program

Matt Moulton
Molecular Biology Program

E.J. Osborne
Molecular Biology Program

Ross Randall
Molecular Biology Program

Andres Romero-Carvajal
Molecular Biology Program

Tatum Simonson
Molecular Biology Program