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

Technician:

Tiffany Mao

BA, UCLA, 2010



Postdoctoral Scholars:

Kristen Yankura

PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 2012
Astra Bryant

PhD, Stanford University, 2015

Graduate Students:

Manon Guillermin

BS, McGill University, 2009
 
Spencer Gang

BS, Santa Clara University, 2009
Sophie Rengarajan

AB, Harvard University, 2010
 
Taylor Brown

Taylor Brown

BS, UCLA, 2015

Undergraduate Students:

Felicitas Ruiz


Emily Yang
James Cevallos


Wendy Fung

Jackie Lopez
   
Hallem lab, Summer 2014
Photo credit: Todd Cheney.


Hallem Lab Alumni:

Name Previous Position 
Arezoo Barniaundergraduate lab helper, technician 
Mayra Carrillograduate student
Keely Chaisson graduate student 
Daniel Lee technician 
Joon Ha Lee  undergraduate researcher, technician 
Jennifer Peñaundergraduate researcher 
Ryo Okubotechnician 
Anastassia Tselikova undergraduate researcher