Graduate Students

Sam Powers

Graduate Student, Plant and Microbial Biosciences Program
Danforth Plant Science Fellow

Project:  Molecular basis of IBA-to-IAA metabolism and ARF protein interactions

Emily Slat

MSTP-Neuroscience Program
Co-mentored with Dr. Josh Rubin

Cristina Mazuski

Graduate Student Neuroscience Program

I received my B.S. From Northwestern University.  My research aims to reveal the roles of different classes of cells in circadian behavior and physiology.

Matt Chick

ABD status in Political Theory and American Politics

Lan Zhang

Graduate Student

In my current research, I am investigating what young children know about different aspects of their writing system such as the symbolic function and visual characteristics of writing.

Tara Enders

Graduate Student, Plant Biology Program
NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Project: Roles of MPK in auxin response

David Korasick

Graduate Student (co-advisor)- Plant & Microbial Biosciences Program, NSF Graduate Research Fellow, USDA-NIFA Predoctoral Fellow, Olin Biomedical Fellow, 2012-2015
• Postdoc, Tanner Lab, U Missouri-Columbia

Korasick DA, Jez JM (2016) Protein domains: structure, function, and methods.

Geoff Ravilious

Graduate Student - Computational & Molecular Biophysics Program, 2008-2012
• IRTA Postdoctoral Fellow, Xiao Lab, NCI, Bethesda, MD
• Technology Transfer Specialist, NCI, Bethesda, MD

Jez JM, Ravilious GE, Herrmann J (2016) Structural biology and regulation of the plant sulfation pathway.  Chem-Biol Interact 259, 31-8