People

Principal Investigator:

Elissa Hallem

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, UCLA    
Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech, 2005-2010
PhD, Yale University, 2005
BA, Williams College, 1999

Project Scientist:

Michelle Castelletto

Postdoctoral Scholar, UCLA, 2011-2014
Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Toledo, 2009-2011  
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2009

Technicians:

Tiffany Mao

BA, UCLA, 2010
Felicitas Ruiz

BS, UCLA, 2017

Postdoctoral Scholars:

Astra Bryant

PhD, Stanford University, 2015

Navonil Banerjee

PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2016

Graduate Students:

Taylor Brown

BS, UCLA, 2015
 
Spencer Gang

BS, Santa Clara University, 2009

Undergraduate Student:

Leopoldo Bello-Luna



  
Hallem lab, Summer 2014
Photo credit: Todd Cheney.


Hallem Lab Alumni:

Name Previous Position 
Arezoo Barniaundergraduate lab helper, technician 
Mayra Carrillograduate student
James Cevallosundergraduate researcher 
Keely Chaisson graduate student 
Wendy Fungundergraduate researcher
Manon Guillermingraduate student
Daniel Lee technician 
Joon Ha Lee  undergraduate researcher, technician 
Jackie Lopezundergraduate researcher 
Jennifer Peñaundergraduate researcher 
Ryo Okubotechnician 
Sophie Rengarajan graduate student 
Anastassia Tselikova undergraduate researcher 
Mia Vang undergraduate lab helper, researcher 
Emily Yangundergraduate researcher 
Kristen Yankurapostdoctoral scholar