Members

Graduate Students:

Medina Afandiyeva [she/her]
Graduate Student (G3)
2021 Sherman Clarke Fellow
B.S. in Chemistry, 2019
University of Toronto (Canada)

Kaycie Malyk [she/her]
Graduate Student (G3)
B.S. in Chemistry, 2020
SUNY Fredonia (US)

Daniel Akuamoah [he/him]
Graduate Student (G2)
B.S. in Chemistry, 2020
KNUST (Ghana)

Roberto Leon Baxin [he/him]
Graduate Student (G2)
B.S. in Biochemistry, 2020
Cal State – San Marcos (US)

Hailemariam Mitiku [he/him]
Graduate Student (G2)
B.S. in Biochemistry, 2019
Bradley University (US)

Vivek G. Pillai [he/him]
Graduate Student (G2)
BS/MS in Chemistry, 2021
IISER Thiruvananthapuram (India)

Postdocs:

Abhishek A. Kadam [he/him]
Postdoctoral Researcher (2020–2022)
Ph.D. with Levi Stanley, 2019
Iowa State University
B. Tech. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2013
Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) Mumbai

Undegraduate Students:

Daniel Nakamura [he/him]
Undergraduate Student Researcher (U4)
University of Rochester
Class of 2023

Xijue (Jade) Wu [she/her]
Undergraduate Student Researcher (U4)
UR Discover Grant Awardee (2022)
University of Rochester
Class of 2023, Take-5 Scholar 2024

Rebecca Reagan [she/her]
Undergraduate Student Researcher (U2)
University of Rochester
Class of 2025

Lab Mascots:

Cupric & Ferric
Lab Mascots (K9s)
Happy Dog Certificates, 2021/2022
Young Lion Training & Behavior