MEET THE LAB

CURRENT MEMBERS 



Rebecca DuBois
Associate 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

Outside of research and teaching, 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. 


Lena Meyer

Graduate Student Researcher (CB3 track)

B.S. from University of California, Santa Barbara


Nicholas Lorig-Roach

Graduate Student Researcher (BMEB track)

B.S. from University of California, Santa Cruz


Ana Nuñez Castrejon

Graduate Student Researcher (MICRO track)

B.S. from Cal Poly State University


Maria Juarez

Graduate Student Researcher (MCD track)

B.S. from University of California, Berkeley


Sarah Lanning

Graduate Student Researcher (MCD track)

B.S. from CSU East Bay


Dr. John Dzimianski

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences from University of Georgia

B.S. in Agricultural Science from University of Georgia


Dr. Santanu Mukherjee

Associate Project Scientist

Ph.D in Human Genetics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Kevin Delgado-Cunningham

Junior Specialist

Senior thesis honors

B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from University of California, Santa Cruz, 2020



 

FORMER LAB MEMBERS   


Natasha George

Former Assistant Specialist

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

Currently: Ph.D. graduate student researcher at Michigan State University


Nina Harpell

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Chemistry from University of California, Santa Cruz, 2020

Senior thesis selected for Chancellor's Award

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


Jordan Ford

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California, Santa Cruz, 2020

Senior thesis selected for Huffman Prize

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


Josh Dillen

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

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

Senior thesis selected for Chancellor's Award

Currently: Research Associate at Vir Biotechnology


Stas Fedechkin (CB3 track)

Former Graduate Student Researcher

B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry from Western Washington University

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz


Carolina Cuellar

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

B.S. in MCD Biology from University of California, Santa Cruz, 2018

Currently: Research Associate at 10X Genomics


Walter Bogdanoff

Former Graduate Student Researcher (MCD track)

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

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz, 2017

Currently: Scientist I at CytomX


Edmundo Perez

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

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

Senior thesis selected for Chancellor's Award and Steck Award


Jacob Wolff

Former Undergraduate Student Researcher

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

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

Last known position: 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

Last known position: 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

Last known position: 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

Last known position: 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

Last known position: Junior Specialist researcher at University of California Santa Cruz