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 Scholar:

Astra Bryant

PhD, Stanford University, 2015





Graduate Students:

Manon Guillermin

BS, McGill University, 2009
 
Spencer Gang

BS, Santa Clara University, 2009
Taylor Brown

BS, UCLA, 2015
 



Undergraduate Students:

Jackie Lopez


Wendy Fung
  
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 
Daniel Lee technician 
Joon Ha Lee  undergraduate researcher, technician 
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