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Graduate Students


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Janice Villali

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2005 - Aug 2009
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment
PhD Thesis: "Mechanism of Activation at Atomic Resolution of the Signaling Protein NtrC"

Current Position: Scientist at Sanofi, Genzyme, Boston, USA

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Wladimir Labeikovsky

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2003 - May 2008
Educational Background: Biophysics
Research Area: Experiment
PhD Thesis: "Proline isomerase dynamics and the modulation of Tau function by Pin1"

Current Position:Bioinformationist at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

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Vu Thai

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2000 - Feb 2008
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment
PhD Thesis: "The role of structure and dynamics in adenylate kinase catalysis"

Current Position: Process Development Scientist at Bayer Healthcare, SF Area, US

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Jordan Kerns

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2004 - Jun 2011
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment
PhD Thesis: "The Catalytic Energy Landscape of Adenylate Kinase"

Current Position: PI at Emulate, Inc., Boston, US
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Alex Milshteyn

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2004 - Dec 2011
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment
PhD Thesis:

Current Position: Postdoc at Rockefeller
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Dimitar Pachov

Position: Graduate Student
Period: Sep 2005 - Feb 2011
Educational Background: Physics
Research Area: Biophysics (Computation)
PhD Thesis: "Conformational Transition Pathways in Signaling and Enzyme Catalysis Explored by Computational Methods."

Current Position: Entrepeneur, (Bio-) Data Scientist
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Alexandra Gardino

Position: Graduate Student
Period: 1999 - 2005
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Senior Scientist at Blueprint Medicines

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Daryl A. Bosco

Position: Graduate Student
Period: 1998 -2003
Educational Background: Chemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Associate Professor at UMASS Medical - Department of Neurology

Post-Doctoral Fellows


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Katherine Henzler-Wildman

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2003 - Sep 2008
Educational Background: Chemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin-Michigan

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Magnus Wolf-Watz

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: 2001 - 2004
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Associate Professor of Chemistry at University of Umea, Sweden

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Elan Eisenmesser

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2001 - Sep 2006
Educational Background: Biology
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Associate Professor, University of Colorado, US

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Annette Sievers

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2004 - Sep 2007
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Senior Research Scientist at Pfizer, Boston, MA, US

Sabine Akabayov

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: 2007 - Sep 2008
Current Position: Scientific and Medical Translator in Israel

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Ming Lei

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2004 - Sep 2009
Educational Background: Physics
Research Area: Computation

Current Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Current Destination: Karplus Group, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA USA
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Christian Steinbeck

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2005 - Sep 2007
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Senior Developer at Nike Sporting Goods, Beaverton, Oregon, US

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Peter Carlsson

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2005 - Sep 2007
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Computation

Current Position: Project Manager at DeLaval International

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Michael "Sparky" Clarkson

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Feb 2006 - Sep 2012
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: NMR (Experiment)

Current Position: Assistant Professor at Brown University

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Young-Jin Cho

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: June 2008 - July 2012
Educational Background: Biophysical Chemistry, Structural biology and Toxicology
Research Area: NMR and Crystallography (Experiment)

Current Position: Senior Scientist, Wave Life Sciences, Cambridge, MA, US

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Kalyan S. Chakrabarti

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: April 2009 - September 2012
Educational Background: NMR spectroscopy, Biochemistry and Biophysics (Experiment)
Research Area: NMR and Crystallography (Experiment)

Current Position: Postdoc, Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry Goettingen, Germany

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Vanessa Buosi

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Jan 2011 - July 2014
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Biochemistry, NMR

Current Position: Protein NMR expert for Sanofi Pasteur, France

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Timo Eichner

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: March 2011 - January 2015
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Biochemistry, NMR

Current Position: Senior Scientist at Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Germany

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Francesco Pontiggia

Position: Research Computing Specialist
Period: Oct 2008 - 2017
Educational Background: Physics
Research Area: Biophysics (Computation)

Current Position: Cyber Infrastructure Research Consultant, SEAS & FAS RC Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US

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Roman Agafonov

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: February 2010 - June 2016
Educational Background: Biophysics
Research Area: NMR, pre-steady-state kinetics, numerical simulations, protein-protein and protein-inhibitor interactions, drug selectivity

Current Position: Scientist at C4 Therapeutics, Boston, US

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Adelajda Zorba

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Sep 2009 - 2013 (Graduate student)
Period: Sep 2013 - Present (Post-Doctoral Fellow)
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: NMR (Experiment)

Current Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow at Pfizer , Groton, CT, US

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Vy Nguyen

Position: Post-Doctoral Researcher
Period:April 2017 - June 2017
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Biochemistry, NMR


Current Position: Scientist at Relay Therapeutics , Cambridge, MA, US

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Christopher Wilson

Position:Post-Doctoral Researcher
Period:2017 - August 2017
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Biochemistry, Molecular Evolution


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Steffen Kutter

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Period: Jul 2009 - August 2017
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Biochemistry (Experiment)

Exchange/Visiting Students


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Ole Clausen

Position: Exchange Graduate Student
Period: Feb 2009 - Sep 2009
Educational Background: Biochemistry
Research Area: Experiment

Current Position: Graduate Student
Current Destination: Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Undergraduate Students


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Sarita Biswas

Position: Undergraduate Student
Period: Jun 2014 - May 2016
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Camelia Zheng

Position: Undergraduate Student
Period: Jun 2014 - May 2016
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Ayantu Temesgen

Position: Undergraduate Student
Period: Jun 2015 - May 2017
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Sara Gelles-Watnick

Position: Undergraduate Student
Period: Jan 2015 - May 2017
Educational Background: ...
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Administrative Staff

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Charlene Tribbett-Talley

Position: Administrative Assistant
Period: Aug 2005 - Present
Educational Background: Business Administration