Alumni

Postdoctoral Associates

  • Anne Bunner

    2010-2012

    Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

  • Xinhao Ye

    2012

    Pfizer

  • D. Calvin Harris

    2011-2013

    UTHSC College of Dentistry

  • Arnaz Ranji

    2011-2013

    Program Head, KIC UnivAssist India

  • Seok Hoon Hong

    2011-2015

    Department of Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Assistant Professor

  • Javin Oza

    2012-2015

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, California Polytechnic State University At San Luis Obispo, Assistant Professor

  • Filippo Caschera

    2014-2015

    Nextdot

  • Yong-Chan Kwon

    2012-2017

    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Louisiana State University, Assistant Professor

  • James Kath

    2015-2017

    Abbvie

  • Rui Gan

    2010-2017

    Broad Institute

  • Jian Li

    2013-2017

    School of Physical Science and Technology, Shanghai Tech University, Assistant Professor

Graduate Students

  • Quentin Dudley

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2013-9/31/2017

    Postdoctoral Associate with Sarah O’Connor and Nicola Patron at the John Innis Center and the Earlham Institute

    Thesis title: “Cell-free biosynthesis of isoprenoids using Escherichia coli crude lysates.”
  • Rey Martin

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2013-8/31/2017

    DuPont

    Thesis title: “Establishing Novel Cell-free Platforms for the Synthesis of Protein-based Biologics.”
  • Erik Carlson

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2011-7/31/2017

    Postdoctoral Associate with Beth Sattely, Stanford University

    Thesis title: “A platform for ribosome engineering in living Escherichia coli.”
  • Adam Hockenberry

    Interdisciplinary Biological Sciences

    Jointly advised with Luis Amaral

    6/1/2011-6/1/2017

    Postdoctoral Associate with Claus Wilke, The University of Texas at Austin

    Thesis title: “Sequence determinants of translation efficiency.”
  • Jessica Perez

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2012-12/31/2016

    Associate Director of Education and Inclusivity with the Center for Power Optimization of Electro-Thermal Systems Research (POETS)

    Thesis title: ““Improving co-translational incorporation of non-standard amino acids into recombinant proteins using genomically recoded Escherichia coli.”
  • Jennifer Kay

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2012-8/31/2016

    Gingko Bioworks

    Thesis title: “Establishment of a System for Small Molecule Synthesis by Crude Lysates of Escherichia Coli”
  • Jennifer Schoborg

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2012-8/31/2016

    Pfizer

    Thesis title: “Development and Application of Cell-Free Protein Synthesis Platforms for Biotherapeutic Proteins”
  • Yi Liu

    Medical Scientist Training Program

    9/1/2012-12/31/2015

    Feinberg School of Medicine

    Thesis title: “In vitro synthesis and evolution of Escherichia coli ribosomes.”
  • Brian Fritz

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2010-12/31/2014

    Moderna Therapeutics

    Thesis title: “In vitro synthesis and evolution of Escherichia coli ribosomes.”
  • Charles ‘Eric’ Hodgman

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

    1/1/2010-3/31/2014

    Bristol Myers Squibb

    Thesis title: “Establishing a yeast cell-free protein synthesis platform.”

Master’s Students

  • Andrea Engel

    M.Sc. 2010

    LanzaTech

  • Eric Tseng

    M.Sc. 2010

    Abbott

  • Richard Bellin

    M.Sc. 2011

    Abbvie

  • Eric Van Groll

    M.Sc. 2011

    Ohmx

  • Mark Anderson

    M.Sc. 2012, Research Technician 2012-2014

    Abbott

  • Alaksh Choudhury

    M.Sc. 2014

    University of Colorado, PhD student

  • Oliver Weisser

    M.Sc. 2014

    Harvard Business School, MBA student

  • Jasmine Hershwe

    M.Sc. 2015

    Jewett Lab

  • He “Justin” Wang

    M.Sc. 2016

    Jewett Lab

Undergraduate Students

  • Diana Lorenzini

    2010

    Accenture

  • Ethan Altman

    2010

    A.T. Kearney

  • Kirsten Swonger

    2010-2012

    VA Hospital in New York, NY, Tulane Chemical Engineering, Master’s student

  • Christina Burghard

    2011-2013

    NIH, Post-baccalaureate researcher; PhD candidate, UCLA Bioinformatics

  • Emily Masters

    2011-2013, Murphy Scholar

    Dow Chemical

  • Joey Knox

    2011

  • Elizabeth Trumbull

    2011-2012

  • Brett Owens

    2013

  • Kyle Kim

    2012-2013

  • Vinithra Rajagopalan

    2012-2013

    Works with

  • Charlotte Mary ter Haar

    2013-2014

    Honors Thesis: “Exploring the orthogonality of the C. elegans mitochondrial translation system”

    Whitaker Fellow, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland; Medical School, University of California, Irvine

  • Osman Jamil

    2013-2014

    Stanford Chemical Engineering, PhD student

  • Mary Grace Weiss

    2013

  • Ashleigh Stoddart

    2013

  • Zachary Lochmueller

    2014-2015

  • Matthew Amrofell

    2013-2015

    Washington University, Energy, Environmental, and Chemical Engineering, PhD student

  • Emm Fulk

    2013-2015

    Rice Systems, Synthetic and Physical Biology Program, PhD student

  • Ellen Zhuang

    2015, Murphy Scholar

  • Natalia Majewska

    2014-2016

    John Hopkins University, Chemical Engineering, PhD student

  • KC Anderson

    2014-2016

    Gingko Bioworks

  • Cindy Chen

    2015-2016

    Regeneron

  • Madisen Rosztoczy

    2014-2016, Murphy Scholar

  • Jake Heggestad

    2015-2017

    Honors Thesis

    Duke University, Biomedical Engineering, PhD student

  • Conor Nash

    2016-2017