Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

White Lab

Personnel

Want to join us? E-mail Elizabeth to learn more. Candidates for postdoctoral fellow positions should include a statement of research interests and experience and the names of three references. Rotation projects are available for graduate students in the Cell and Molecular Biology program and opportunities for undergraduates are sometimes available. 


Faculty

Elizabeth A. White

Elizabeth A. White
Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

B.A. (Biochemistry And Molecular Biology) Dartmouth College

Ph.D. (Biology) University Of California, San Diego

Elizabeth is a virologist in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery and Microbiology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. She was a graduate student in Biological Sciences at the University of California, San Diego, and a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School before moving to Penn in 2017. Her research interests are everything HPV. When she's not in the lab, Elizabeth would like to be hiking.

 



Graduate Students

Joshua Hatterschide

Joshua Hatterschide

B.S. (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) The Ohio State University

University of Pennsylvania CAMB-MVP graduate student, entered 2017.

Joshua joined the lab in June 2018 and studies how PTPN14 degradation contributes to the HPV life cycle.


Joangela Nouel

Joangela Nouel

B.S. (Chemistry) The City College of New York

University of Pennsylvania CAMB-GTV graduate student, entered 2018.

Joangela joined the lab in August 2019 and is characterizing newly identified binding partners of high-risk HPV E7. She is interested in tumor virology and how viruses cause cancer. Joangela is a ballet dancer and practiced Olympic shooting. In her free time, she likes to watch TV shows. 



Research Specialist

Emily Kim

Emily Kim

Emily graduated from Wake Forest University and studied in the U Penn Medical Post-Baccalaureate Program in 2017-2018.  She has been a Research Assistant in the White Lab since June 2018.