Lab Members

Francisco N. Barrera, Ph. D.

Associate Professor

orcid_24x24 ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-5200-7891

fbarrera@utk.edu

ResearchGate                                               

Katherine Stefanski, M.S. Ph.D. IMG_3876.JPG

kstefans@utk.edu
Genome Science and Technology
Ph.D. Candidate

Yujie YeIMG_4501

yye8@vols.utk.edu
Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
Ph.D. Candidate

 

Charles “Boomer” RussellIMG_4501

xwz976@vols.utk.edu
Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
Graduate Student

 

Alyssa WardIMG_4501

award51@vols.utk.edu
Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
Graduate Student

 

Jennifer SchusterJen

jschust2@vols.utk.edu
Master of Science
Lab Technician

Nick Moore

nmoore26@vols.utk.edu
Lab Technician

Andrew DixsonDrew Dixson Lab Photo

adixson2@vols.utk.edu
Major: Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
Undergraduate

 

Mikayla MaxwellMikayla

Major: Chemical Engineering

Undergraduate

 

Matt JansenMatt

Major: Biomedical Engineering

Undergraduate

Noah Osman RawlingsNoah

Major: Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology

Undergraduate

Former Lab Members

Graduate Students:

Justin Westerfield, (Ph.D. 2020)                   Postdoc with Gunnar von Heijne, Stockholm University

Vanessa P. Nguyen, (Ph.D. 2019)                   Medical Writer for Omni Tech Medical, Atlanta

Haden Scott, (Ph.D. 2018)                           Post-doctoral research associate, UT Knoxville

Undergraduate Students:

Mackenzie Bruzzio

Alayna Cameron                          UTHSC College of Medicine

Nicholas Wadsworth

Kenyi Segura                                

Forrest Davis                                  Cornell University, M.S. program

Kristen Booth                                University of Tennessee Memphis Medical School

Margaux Joe                                  Tulane University, Public Health master (2017)

Treissy Lima Soares                    Cytotest Inc., Rockville, MD

Jyotsna Thota                                Meharry Medical College ’19

Jordan Bryner                                Process Engineer at Firestone Polymers, Lake Charles (LA)

Jacob Gallagher                            Undergraduate, Biochem. & Cell. &  Mol. Biol., UTK

Andrew Willems                           Undergraduate, Biochem. & Cell. &  Mol. Biol., UTK

Martina E. Little                            Undergraduate, Biochem. & Cell. &  Mol. Biol., UTK