Recent lab alumni

Graduate Students

Kristen Clermont, Ph.D. (Next position: Postdoctoral Associate, USDA New Orleans, LA)

Hailey Larose, Ph.D.  (Next position: Postdoctoral Associate, University of Michigan)

Gunjune Kim, Ph.D. (Next position: Postdoc, Westwood Lab)

Megan LeBlanc, Ph.D. (Currently: Reporting Manager, Pacific Ag Research. San Luis Obispo, CA)

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Chong Yang (Currently: Postdoctoral Associate at Zhejiang University, China)

Chris Clarke (Currently: Research Scientist, Genetic Improvement of Fruits and Vegetables Laboratory, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD, USA)

Gunjune Kim  (Currently: Research Scientist, Plant Genetic Engineering, LG Chem, South Korea)

Xiaoyan (Isaac) Jia (Currently: Postdoctoral Associate, University of Michigan)

Visiting Student and Faculty Scholars

Dr. Evgenia Dor, Newe Ya’ar Research Center, A.R.O. Israel

Farah Djelailia, Ecole Nationale Supérieure Agronomique, Algeria

Dr. Daniel Joel, Newe Ya’ar Research Center, A.R.O. Israel


Evan Pavlicek

Robert Tuosto

Sophie Pinton

Courtney Spector

Rachel Warnock

Christina DeJean

Kristen Joynt

Carolyn Greene

High School Students

Madelyn Nichols

Dhruv Dang