TEAM

Young lab, old phenotypes.

Betul Kacar

Principle Investigator
Assistant Professor
Molecular and Cellular Biology & Astronomy
Email: betul AT arizona DOT edu
Curriculum Vitae

Amanda Garcia

NASA Postdoctoral Fellow

NASA Postdoctoral Fellow

Paleobiology & Geobiology

Ph. D., UCLA, 2018

Ross Monasky

Lab Manager

Microbiology

Genome Engineering

M. Sc., UofA 2018

Evrim Fer

Graduate Student

Genetics, GIDP

M. Sc, METU, 2019 

B. Sc., ITU, 2016

Zachary Adam

Associate Research Staff

Lunar and Planetary Labs

Astrobiology

Ph.D., Montana State University, 2014

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Cathryn Sephus

Graduate Student

Astronomy

Molecular and Cellular Biology

B. Sc., UofA, 2019

Brooke Carruthers

Undergraduate 

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Astrobiology

Emily Penaherrera

Undergraduate

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Hope Dang

Associate​

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Sandeep Venkataram

Postdoctoral Associate

Genomics & Population Biology

Co- advised with Sergey Kryazhimskiy (UCSD)

Ph.D., Stanford 2016

Gone but not forgotten

Sofia Jacobson (Undergrad, Honors Thesis) - Arizona Space Fellow, UofA 

Leonardo Sandrini (Visiting Scholar) — Postdoc, University of Milan

Hanon McShea (Undergrad, Senior Thesis) — Graduate Student, Stanford University
Ryan Ward (Undergrad, Senior Thesis) – Graduate Student, Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris)
Alex Plesa (Undergrad) — Graduate Student, Harvard Medical School
Ulku Uzun (MEME Visiting Scholar) — Graduate Student, Oxford University
Anna Donovan (Undergrad, Senior Thesis) — Researcher, Silk Therapeutics, Inc.
Gokce Senger (Undergrad, Senior Thesis) — Graduate Student, METU
Brett Enos (Lab Tech) — Graduate Student, Tulane University
Lily Tran (Undergrad) — Research Specialist, Georgia State University
Jennifer Zhang (Undergrad) — Research Specialist, Emory University

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University of Arizona, 1007 E Lowell St, Tucson, AZ 85719

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