Jeremy E. Wilusz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

B.S., Johns Hopkins University

Ph.D., Watson School of Biological Sciences at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Postdoc, MIT

wilusz@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Dongming Liang

Dongming Liang

Research Specialist

B.S., Hefei University of Technology

dol@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Research Interest: Dongming is interested in understanding the mechanisms by which circular RNAs are generated and function.

María Saraí Mendoza-Figueroar

María Saraí Mendoza-Figueroa, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

B.S., Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
M.S./Ph.D., Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional

MariaSarai.MendozaFigueroa@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Research Interest: Saraí aims to reveal how the Integrator complex is regulated.

 

Yuxu Ai

Yuxi Ai

Graduate Student (BMB)

B.S., Peking University 

Yuxi.Ai@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship

Research Interest: Yuxi aims to reveal new modes of gene regulation.

Amanda N. Weiss

Graduate Student (CAMB/G&E)

B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology

amaweiss@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Research Interest: Amanda aims to reveal how circular RNAs are regulated and function in the nervous system.

 

Michele Meline

Michele Meline

Undergraduate Researcher

University of Pennsylvania Class of 2022

meline@sas.upenn.edu

María Saraí Mendoza-Figueroar

Samantha Dodbele, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2020-2021

Current Position: Senior Consultant, Pointe Health

 

Chuan Huang

Chuan Huang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-2018

Current Position: Professor, School of Life Sciences, Chongqing University

Michael Kearse

Michael G. Kearse, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016–2019

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry & Pharmacology, Ohio State University

Nebibe Mutlu

Nebibe Mutlu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-2020

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina

 

Chike Nwaezeapu

Chike Nwaezeapu

Research Specialist, 2017–2019

Current Position: Research Specialist, Thomas Jefferson University

Deirdre Tatomer

Deirdre C. Tatomer, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014–2020

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)

 

Michael Kearse

Meisheng Xiao, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2017-2020

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, NCI

 

Jiou Choi, Undergraduate Researcher, 2017-2019

Jeffrey Z. Jiang, Undergraduate Researcher, 2018-2019

Michael Jonathan, Undergraduate Researcher, 2016-2018

Matthew Tracey, Undergraduate Researcher, 2018

Lihi Zaks, Undergraduate Researcher, 2015