people

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Jay Hesselberth, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Associate Director of the Molecular Biology PhD Program
Co-Director of the RNA Bioscience Initiative

jay.hesselberth (at) cuanschutz.edu
@jayhesselberth
Scholar Citations


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Mandy Richer, PhD

Research Scientist

amanda.richer (at) cuanschutz.edu


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Erika Lasda, PhD

Research Scientist

erika.lasda (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/elasda/


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Maggie Balas, PhD

Research Scientist

maggie.balas (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/maggie-balas/


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Kent Riemondy, PhD

Instructor

kent.riemondy (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/kriemo

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Rui Fu, PhD

Research Associate

rui.fu (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/raysinensis
Scholar Citations

RBI Informatics Fellow


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Ryan Sheridan, PhD

Research Associate

ryan.sheridan (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/sheridar
Scholar Citations

RBI Informatics Fellow


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Tyler Matheny, PhD

Research Associate

tyler.matheny (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/tylermatheny
Scholar Citations

RBI Informatics Fellow


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Caitlin Winkler, PhD

Research Associate

caitlin.winkler (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/oligomyeggo

RBI Informatics Fellow (joint with Section of Developmental Biology)


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Kristen Wells, PhD

Research Associate

kristen.wells-wrasman (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://github.com/kwells4

RBI Informatics Fellow (joint with the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes)


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Laura White

Graduate Student (MOLB)

laura.k.white (at) cuanschutz.edu


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Catherine Nicholas

Graduate Student (BSP, MOLB), joint with Mia Smith, PhD

catherine.nicholas (at) cuanschutz.edu


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Aspen Martin

Professional Research Assistant

aspen.uecker-martin (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/aspenmartin/


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Saylor Strugar

Professional Research Assistant

saylor.strugar (at) cuanschutz.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/saylor-strugar-4985061b6/



alumni

Rachel Ancar, PhD
previously: Graduate Student (MSTP, MOLB)
current position: Medical Student, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Mandy Richer, PhD
previously: Graduate Student (BSP, MOLB)
current position: Research Scientist, Hesselberth lab

Patrick Cherry, PhD
previously: Graduate Student (MOLB)
current position: Scientist, Twist Bioscience
https://www.linkedin.com/in/p-cherry/

Sally Peach, MD, PhD
previously: Graduate Student (MSTP, MOLB)
current position: Pediatrics Resident, Seattle Children’s Hospital
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sallypeach/

Suzi Bryan, PhD
previously: Graduate Student (BSP, MOLB)
current position: Scientist, Illumina
https://www.linkedin.com/in/suzibryan/

Shannon Walsh, PhD
previously: Postdoctoral Fellow
current position: Assistant Professor, Michigan State
https://bmb.natsci.msu.edu/teaching-faculty/shannon-walsh/

Monica Ransom, PhD
previously: Postdoctoral Fellow
current position: Instructor, UC Genomics Core
https://medschool.cuanschutz.edu/colorado-cancer-center/research/shared-resources/genomics

Austin Gillen, PhD
previously: Postdoctoral Fellow
current position: Assistant Research Professor, Hematology, CU Anschutz
https://som.ucdenver.edu/Profiles/Faculty/Profile/25627

Stephen Garrey, PhD
previously: Postdoctoral Fellow
current position:

Sidhant Puntambekar
previously: RBISIP summer intern
current position:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sidhant-puntambekar/

Haven Himmighoefer
previously: Undergraduate researcher
current position:

Lakotah Hardie
previously:
current position:
https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=xjtlmWcAAAAJ&hl=en

Leslie Aranda
previously: GEMS summer intern
current position:

Monty Prekeris
previously: PRA
current position:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/prekeris/

Kerri York
previously: PRA
current position:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/kerriyork/