So long and thanks for all the FISH.
--- Dolphins, interpreted by Douglas Adams.

Eichler Lab

Department of Genome Sciences,
University of Washington

Former Members

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Rob Armstrong
Research Assistant I
1998

Dejan Zivkovic
Research Assistant III
1999-2000
 


Anthony Popkie
Research Assistant II
1999-2000

Meghan Smith
Research Assistant II
2000-2001

Christine O'Keefe
Research Associate
1999-2002
Current: Industry Analyst at The Freedonia Group

Jeff Bailey
Graduate Student / Research Fellow
1999-2002
Current: Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine, Worcester, MA

Chris Yohn
Research Assistant
2002-2004

Marla Eichler
Research Assistant
2000-2004

Cassy Gulden
Research Assistant
2001-2004

Julie Horvath
Graduate Student
1998-2003
Current: Research Associate Professor, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC

Ge Liu
Research Associate
2001-2004
Current: Research Biologist, Bovine Functional Genomics Lab, Dept of Agriculture

Amy Yavor
Research Assistant II
2001-2003

Rhea (Samonte) Vallente
Research Associate
2001-2004
Current: Lab Director, PreventionGenetics, Marshfield, WI

Karen Hayden (Miga)
Graduate Student
2002-2004
Current: Postdoctoral Scholar, Center for Biomolecular Science and Engineering, University of California Santa Cruz

Dana Bonaminio
Research Scientist I
2004-2005


Sean McGrath
Research Scientist
2003-2005


Devin Locke
Graduate Student
Research Fellow
2001-2006
Current: Principal Scientist, Seven Bridges Genomics, Cambridge, MA

Jon Bleyhl
Graduate Student
2005-2006


Xinwei She
Postdoctoral Fellow
2003-2006
Current: Senior Computational Scientist, Merck
James Sprague  
James Sprague
Research Scientist
2005-2007
Eray Tuzun  
Eray Tüzün
Senior Computer Specialist
2003-2007
Tera Newman
Tera Newman (-Eerkes)
Postdoctoral Fellow
2005-2007
Current: Director, Laboratory Ops at Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp., Seattle, WA
Andy Sharp
Andy Sharp
Postdoctoral Fellow and Rosetta Fellow
2004-2007
Current: Associate Professor, Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Anne Morrison
Anne Morrison
Research Scientist
2004-2007



Matthew Johnson
Graduate Student/Research Associate
1999-2007
Current: Senior Research Associate, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Kari Augustyn
Kari Augustyn
Administrative Assistant
2007-2008

Ali Seyedali
Ali Seyedali
Research Scientist Assistant
2008

Zhaoshi Jiang
Zhaoshi Jiang
Graduate Student
2003-2008
Current: Associate Director, Bioinformatics at Gilead Sciences
Giuliana Giannuzzi
Giuliana Giannuzzi
Visiting Scientist
2008-2009
Sierra Hansen
Sierra Hansen
Graduate Student
2005-2009
Current: President and Owner, Hansen Public Affairs
Ginger Cheng
Ze Cheng
Senior Computer Specialist
2004-2009

Gozde Aksay
Gozde Aksay
Computational Scientist
2007-2009

Lin Chen
Lin Chen
Senior Computational Scientist
2007-2009

Cemalettin Bekpen
Cemalettin Bekpen
Postdoctoral Fellow
2006-2009
Current: Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Munich, Germany
Heather Mefford
Heather Mefford
Research Fellow
2006-2009
Current: Associate Professor, Dept of Pediatrics, University of Washington & Seattle Children's Hospital
Phyllis Ying
Phyllis Ying
Undergraduate Assistant
2007-2010

Neil Shafer
Neil Shafer
Research Scientist Assistant
2007-2010

Jeff Kidd
Jeff Kidd
Graduate Candidate
2006-2010
Current: Assistant Professor, Departments of Human Genetics & Computational Medicine and Biology, University of Michigan
Priscillia Siswara
Priscillia Siswara
Research Scientist Assistant
2007-2010

Tomas Marques
Tomas Marques
Postdoctoral Fellow
2007-2010
Current: Group Leader and Marie Curie Researcher, Institut de Biologia Evolutiva, Comparative Genomics Lab, Barcelona, Spain
Claudia Catacchio
Claudia Catacchio
Visiting Scientist
2009-2010 & 2011

Gregory Cooper
Gregory Cooper
Postdoctoral Fellow & Acting Assistant Professor
2006-2010
Current: Faculty Investigator, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, Huntsville, Alabama
Luis A. Pérez Jurado
Luis A. Pérez Jurado
Visiting Scholar
2009-2010

Saba Sajjadian
Saba Sajjadian
Visiting Scientist
2010-2011

Tiffany Vu
Tiffany Vu
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2009-2011

Andy Itsara
Andy Itsara
Graduate Candidate
2007-2011
Current: Resident Physician, University of Washington School of Medicine
Jason Luu
Jason Luu
Research Scientist Assistant
2010-2011

Can Alkan
Can Alkan
Postdoctoral Fellow & Acting Assistant Professor
2005-2011
Current: Assistant Professor, Dept of Computer Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Santhosh Girirajan
Santhosh Girirajan
Postdoctoral Fellow
2008-2012
Current: Assistant Professor, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Dept of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University
Samantha Badil
Samantha Badil
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2012

Arthur Ko
Arthur Ko
Research Consultant
2010-2012

Karyn Meltz Steinberg
Karyn Meltz Steinberg
Postdoctoral Fellow
2009-2012
Current: Staff Scientist, McDonnell Genome Institute, Washington University in St. Louis, MO
Francesca Antonacci
Francesca Antonacci
Postdoctoral Fellow
2007-2012
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Bari, Italy
Beth Dumont
Beth Dumont
Postdoctoral Fellow
2010-2012
Current: Principal Investigator, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME
Emre Karakoc
Emre Karakoc
Postdoctoral Fellow
2009-2013
Current: Assistant Professor, School of Engineering & Natural Sciences, Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey
Stuart Davidson
Stuart Davidson
Postdoctoral Fellow
2012-2013

Brian O'Roak
Brian O'Roak
Postdoctoral Fellow
2009-2013
Current: Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University
Katie Campbell
Katie Campbell
Postdoctoral Fellow
2008-2013
Current: Investigator II in Next Generation Diagnostics Group, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
Ben Nelson
Ben Nelson
Bioinformatics Specialist
2012-2013

Laura Denman
Laura Denman
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2013-2014

Nik Krumm
Nik Krumm
Graduate Candidate
2011-2014
Current: UW MSTP Program
Kali Witherspoon
Kali Witherspoon
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2012-2014

Kenneth M.K. Mark
Kenneth M.K. Mark
Student Research Assistant
2012-2014

Peter Sudmant
Peter Sudmant
Graduate Candidate
2009-2014
Current: Postdoctoral Research Fellow with Chris Burge, MIT, Cambridge
Laura Vives
Laura Vives
Visiting Scientist, Research Technician III
2009-2013, 2014

Kelsi Penewit
Kelsi Penewit
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2014-2015

Megan Dennis
Megan Dennis
Postdoc & NRSA Fellow
2010-2015
Current: Assistant Professor at the University of California, Davis
Maika Malig
Maika Malig
Research Scientist
2006-2015

Fereydoun Hormozdiari
Fereydoun Hormozdiari
Postdoctoral Fellow
2011-2015
Current: Assistant Professor at the University of California, Davis
Kiana Mohajeri
Kiana Mohajeri
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2012-2015

Nicolette Janke
Nicolette Janke
Research Scientist
2014-2015

Bo Xiong
Bo Xiong
Postdoctoral Fellow
2013-2015
Current: Assistant Professor in Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology at Wuhan, China
Janice Lin
Janice Lin
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2015

Tianyun Wang
Tianyun Wang
Visiting Ph.D. Student
2014-2016

Michael Duyzend
Michael Duyzend
Ph.D. Student & MSTP Fellow
2011-2016

Lana Harshman
Lana Harshman
Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant
2013-2016

Chris Hill
Chris Hill
Postdoctoral Fellow
2015-2016
Current: Software Engineer, Google, Kirkland, WA
Xander Nuttle
Xander Nuttle
Ph.D. Student & NSF Graduate Research Fellow
2011-2016

John Huddleston
John Huddleston
Bioinformatics Specialist
2011-2016

Holly Stessman
Holly Stessman
Postdoctoral Fellow
2013-2016
Current: Assistant Professor, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Archana Raja
Archana Raja
Bioinformatics Specialist
2013-2017

Osnat Penn
Osnat Penn
Postdoctoral Fellow
2012-2017
Current: Scientist II, Modeling, Analysis and Theory group, Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, WA
Sultan Cingoz
Sultan Cingoz
Visiting Scientist
2016-2017
Zev Kronenberg
Zev Kronenberg
Postdoctoral Fellow
2015-2017
Current: Senior Computational Biologist, Phase Genomics Inc., Seattle, WA
Davide Risso
Davide Risso
Postdoctoral Fellow
2017-2017
Current: Junior Nutrition Project Manager, Ferrero, Torino, Piedmont, Italy
Mark Chaisson
Mark Chaisson
Postdoctoral Fellow
2012-2017
Current: Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA