MEET THE LAB

CURRENT MEMBERS 



Rebecca DuBois
Assistant Professor

B.A. in Chemistry from University of Colorado, Boulder
Ph.D. in Biochemistry from University of California, San Diego
Postdoctoral Researcher at the Pasteur Institute, Paris, France
Postdoctoral Researcher at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Hobbies: I enjoy having fun at the beach or park with my two children and husband (UCSC Men’s basketball coach Ron DuBois). I also enjoy surfing, skiing, and hiking. 

 


 

  Stas Fedechkin

  Graduate Student Researcher

  B.S. in Chemistry from Western Washington University

  M.S. in Biochemistry from Western Washington University

 


 

Lena Meyer

Graduate Student Researcher

B.S. from University of California Santa Barbara

 


Nicholas Lorig-Roach

Graduate Student Researcher

B.S. from University of California, Santa Cruz

 


Natasha George

Junior Specialist

B.S. in MCD Biology, B.S. in Earth Sciences from University of California, Santa Cruz, 2017

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher in the DuBois Lab

 


Carolina Cuellar

Undergraduate Student Researcher

Expected Graduation June 2018

Majoring in MCD Biology at University of California, Santa Cruz

 


Josh Dillen

Undergraduate Student Researcher

Expected Graduation June 2019

Majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at University of California, Santa Cruz

 



 

FORMER LAB MEMBERS 


Walter Bogdanoff

Former Graduate Student Researcher

B.S. in MCD Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz

Currently: Research Associate in the Ollmann Saphire Lab at The Scripps Research Institute


Edmundo Perez

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California Santa Cruz, 2017

Senior thesis selected for Steck Award

Co-author manuscript in the DuBois Lab


Jacob Wolff

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California Santa Cruz, 2017

Co-author manuscript in the DuBois Lab

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at the University of California, Irvine


Jocelyn Campos

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from University of California Santa Cruz, 2016

Co-author manuscript in the DuBois Lab

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at the University of Colorado, Boulder


Sara Haile

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Bioengineering and MCD Biology from University of California Santa Cruz, 2016

Senior thesis selected for Chancellor's Award

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at Johns Hopkins University


Lu Yin

Former Research Associate

B.M. in Clinical Medicine from the Medical College of Zhengzhou University

Ph.D. in Biology from Georgia State University


Royce York

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher and Junior Specialist

B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California Santa Cruz, 2015

Senior thesis completion and a first-author manuscript in the DuBois lab

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at University of California Davis


Monica Graham

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in MCD Biology from University of California Santa Cruz, 2015

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at CU Denver


River Charles

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from University of California Santa Cruz, 2015

Currently: Medical student at University of Minnesota Medical School


Elizabeth Lagesse

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Chemistry from University of California Santa Cruz, 2014

Senior thesis selected for Dean's Award

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at Johns Hopkins University


Payam Yousefi

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California Santa Cruz, 2014

Senior thesis selected for Dean's Award and Chancellor's Award

Huffman Prize Award

Co-author manuscript in the DuBois lab

Currently: Junior Specialist researcher at University of California Santa Cruz