Graduate Student Directory

This page contains a listing of current graduate students in the UB Department of Biological Sciences, for the academic year, 2018-2019.

Our Graduate Students, from left, Aditi Prabhakar and Aditi Chaubey.

Our Graduate Students, from left, Aditi Prabhakar and Aditi Chaubey. 

ALPHABETICAL LISTING BY LAST NAME

Also on this page:

(List arranged alphabetically by student's last name.)

A, B, C

  —A— 

Naza Abdelrahman

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: nazaabde

 

Abshiro Ali
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: abshiroa

 

Tatiana Amaye-Obu

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: tamayeob

 

Juman Aref
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: jumanare

 

  —B— 

Nathan Backenstose

Program: PhD

Lab: 

UBIT: njbacken

Rupkatha Banerjee

Program: PhD

Lab: Gunawardena

UBIT: rupkatha


Munnesa Bari
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: munnesab

 


Kwaku Bonsu
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: kwakubon

 

Alexander Bowitch

Program: PhD

Lab: Ferkey

UBIT: abowitch

Rachel Boldt Bowman

Program: PhD

Lab: Gollnick

UBIT: rlboldt


Aleka Brown
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: alekabro

 

Ahana Byne

Program: PhD

Lab: 

UBIT: ahanabyn

  —C—  (Listed alphabetically last name)

David Carey

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: dcarey

Aditi Chaubey

Program: PhD

Lab: Ferkey

UBIT: aditihem

 


Alexander Chiang
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: achiang4

 

Jacky Chow

Program: PhD

Lab: Cullen

UBIT: jackycho

 


Spencer Cromwell
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: scromwel

 

D, E, F

  —D—

Sabrina Daniels
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: sd66
 


Jennifer Darkinson
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT:  jdarkins

 

Richoo Bijoo Davis

Program: PhD

Lab: Yu

UBIT: richoobi

Yagnavalkya Devarakonda
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: yagnaval

Felisha Dutt
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: felishar
 

Debarghya Dutta Banik

Program: PhD

Lab: Medler

UBIT: debarghy

  —E—
   
  —F—

Thomas Fiorica

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: tfiorica

Steven Fleck

Program: MS

Lab: 

UBIT: sjfleck 

G, H, I, J

  —G—
 
Matthew Giangreco

Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: mbgiangr
 

Stephanie Gill

Program: PhD

Lab: Lindqvist

UBIT: srgill2

 
Olga Glagovyak

Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: olgaglag
 

Chen Gong

Program: PhD

Lab: Koudelka

UBIT: cgong4

  —H—
 

 

Christina Haidar
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: cnhaidar

 

 

 

Parisa Dezfuli Halaji
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT:  parisaha

 

Qian He
Program: PhD

Lab:

UBIT: qianhe

 

 

Roger Huang
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: rhuang22

 

 


Avery Hum

Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT:  averyhum

 

  —J—
   

K, L

  —K—


Scott T. Kiely
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: stkiely

 

Dimitri Koutsomitis

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: dikoutso

Thomas (TJ) Krzystek

Program: PhD

Lab: Gunawardena

UBIT: thomaskr

  —L—

Yen-Lung (Onta) Lin

Program: PhD

Lab: Gokcumen

UBIT: yenlungl

Ying Liu

Program: PhD

Lab: Koudelka

UBIT: yliu226


Jean-Marc Lucas
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: jlucas2
 

M, N

  —M—

Haniam Maria

Program: PhD

Lab: Rusche

UBIT: haniamma

Anthony Marino

Program: PhD

Lab:  

UBIT: amarino3


Gracianie Mathieu
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: graciani
Shane McQuaid
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: shanemcq

Meredith Millman
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: mmillman

Mahnoosh Mirzaei

Program: PhD

Lab:

UBIT:  mmirzaei

Jason Mu

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT:

Mutia Muna

Program: MS

Lab:

UBIT: mutiamun 

Minakshi Mukherjee

Program: PhD

Lab: Wang

UBIT: mmukherj

Jeffrey Mulkin

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: jamulkin

  —N—

Sergio Napoletano
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: sergiona

P, Q, R

  —P—
 
Yuxiang Pan

Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: yuxiangp

Pavan Patel

Program: PhD

Lab: Free

UBIT: pavankri

Shaunna Phipps

Program: PhD

Lab: Bisson

UBIT: shaunnak

Maggie Postolache

Program: PhD

Lab: Xu-Friedman  

UBIT: maggiepo

Aditi Prabhakar

Program: PhD

Lab: Cullen

UBIT: aditipra

Atindra Pujari

Program: MS

Lab:  

UBIT: atindran

  —R—

Indu Raghavan

Program: PhD

Lab: Wang

UBIT: induragh

Skyler Resendez

Program: PhD

Lab: Gokcumen

UBIT: skylerre

 

 

Taylor Rick
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: trrick

Christopher Rupert

Program: PhD

Lab: Rusche

UBIT: cbrupert

S

  —S—
  Joseph Sarow
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: jlsarow

Kelly Schneggenburger

Program: MS

Lab:  

UBIT: kkschneg 

Peter Schuessler

Program: PhD

Lab: Walker

UBIT: pjschues

Savannah Sojka

Program: PhD

Lab:  

UBIT: ssojka 

Scott Sotherden

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: scottsot

Izzy Starr

Program: PHD

Lab: Gokcumen

UBIT: istarr

Kelsey Swinter

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: kaswente

Courtney Szyjka

Program: PhD

Lab: Gollnick

UBIT: ceszyjka

T, U, V

  —T—

Recep (Ozgur) Taskent

Program: PhD

Lab: Gokcumen

UBIT: recepozg

Crystal Tomlin

Program: PhD

Lab: Lindqvist

UBIT: cmtomlin

Andrea Tufekcic

Program: BA/MS

Lab:  

UBIT:  andreatu 

Sook Keng (Victoria) Tung

Program: MS

Lab: Free

UBIT: sookkeng

  —V—

Itzel Valencia

Program: MS

Lab: Free

UBIT: itzelval

Matthew Vandermeulen

Program: PhD

Lab: Cullen

UBIT: vanderme

  David Vohwinkel
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: davidvoh

Jimmy Vu

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: jimmyvu

W, X, Y, Z

  —W—

Michael Warren

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: mhwarren

Hannah Waterman

Program: MS

Lab:

UBIT: hwaterma 

Rebecca Wegman

Program: MS

Lab:

UBIT: rlwegman 

Samantha B. Wilcox

Program:  

Lab:  

UBIT: snwilcox

Heather Williams

Program: PhD

Lab: Dittmar

UBIT: hw49

Jacob Wojakowski

Program: MA

Lab:

UBIT: jwojakow

Nicole Wong

Program: PhD

Lab: Xu-Friedman

UBIT: nfwong


Christopher Wood
Program: MA
Lab:
UBIT: cwood3


  —X, Y, Z—

Selam Yebio
Program: PhD

Lab:  

UBIT: weldegeb

 


Leila Zabihi Diba

Program: PhD

Lab:

UBIT: leilazab 
 

Guolei Zhao

Program: PhD

Lab: Rusche

UBIT: guoleizh

Tianyi Zhou

Program: MS

Lab: Rusche

UBIT: tianyizh

Dianxiong (Dan) Zou

Program: PhD

Lab: Hennessey

UBIT: dianxion

Incoming Graduate Students, since 2007