Emily Dykhuizen, PI
Shelley Woloshuk, Lab Manager
Shelley Woloshuk is the Lab Manager for the Dykhuizen research group. She is responsible for organizing and maintaining supplies, overseeing regulatory and safety requirements along with other research duties.
Dr. Alisha Dhiman, Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr. Chad Maschinot, Postdoctoral Researcher
Aktan Alpsoy, PhD Student PULSe
Sijie Wang, PhD Student MCMP
Sijie is from Shanghai, China. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in pharmaceutical engineering from East China University of Science and Technology in 2014, and a Master degree in chemical engineering from University of Southern California in May 2016. He joined Dykhuizen lab in December 2016. He is currently focusing on the targeting mechanism of Cbx7/8 proteins, as well as screening for potential ligands of Cbx7/8 via DNA encoded chemical library.
Sandra Ordonez, PhD Student MCMP
Sandra is from Bogota, Colombia. She got her BSc degree (2017) in Pharmacy from Universidad Nacional de Colombia (the National University of Colombia), where she worked with Dr. Fabian Orozco (2015-2016) on the design and synthesis of spiro-isatinic compounds having HIF-2α as their target. In spring 2016, she did an internship on cancer research with Dr. Vincent Jo Davisson at Purdue University, focusing on the synthesis of peptoid derivatives intended to target PCNA. After her graduation, Sandra worked as a Patent Specialist at Cavelier Abogados, advising national and foreign clients in patents prosecution before the Colombian Patent Office. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Purdue University; and, with interest on chemical biology and cancer research, Sandra joined the Dykhuizen Lab in December 2018.
Surbhi Sood, PhD Student PULSe
Rob Wilson Undergraduate 2014-2015 MIT - Graduate Student with Dr. Angela Koehler
Christine Marian Postdoctoral Researcher 2013-2014 Science Exchange - Data Specialist
Basudev Chowdhury Postdoctoral Researcher 2015-2017 Dana Farber - Postdoc with Dr. Massimo Loda
Ben Carter Postdoctoral Researcher 2017-2018 NIH - Postdoc with Dr. Keji Zhao
Katelyn Connelly Graduate Student 2013-2018 NIH - Postdoc with Dr. Laufey Amundadottir
Jane Stewart Lab Manager 2013-2018 Retired
Elizabeth (Libby) Porter Graduate Student 2014-2019 UPenn-Postdoc with Dr. Benjamin Garcia