Current Members

Hang Xue

Undergraduate Researcher
U-STAR Summer Program

Developing new model systems for studying IBA response

Christopher Zerr

Graduate Student

Christopher is a third-year graduate student working in the Memory & Cognition Lab. He received his B.Sc.

Nathan Anderson

Graduate Student

Nathan is a third-year graduate student in the Memory & Cognition Lab.

Daniel Cui Zhou

Undergraduate Student

I'm a senior at Wash U. still deciding which area of Biology interests me the most. I currently enjoy anything related to genetics and evolution.

Sara Wright

Ph.D. Student

Broadly speaking, I am interested in plant evolution and adaptation. For my dissertation research, I am studying the genetic basis of local adaptation in white clover (Trifolium repens) using population genomics, common garden, and genetic mapping approaches.

Yongxia Cui

Visiting Ph.D. Student

I am interested in the phenotypic characteristics of plants, which relate to plant evolution and adaptation.

Chuck McWilliams

Visiting Teacher
Chuck McWilliams has been teaching high school biology in the St. Louis area for the past 20 years.

Teran Mickens

Undergraduate Researcher, uSTAR Scholar

Current Research

Nathaniel Endicott

Graduate Student, Biological Division

Nathaniel is investigating the mechanism of iron transport into bacterial cells by siderophores. Outside of the lab, he enjoys playing soccer, spending time with friends and family, watching movies and playing board games. He recieved his B.S.

Gerry Sann Rivera

Graduate Student, Biological Division

Gerry is investigating the biosynthesis of salmycin, a bacterial siderophore/antibiotic conjugate. Outside of the lab, Gerry enjoys playing the piano, table tennis and Dungeons and Dragons. He recieved his B.S.