Brian C. VanderVen PhD email@example.com
Brian received his BS in microbiology from Montana State University and his PhD in Microbiology from Colorado State University where he was a graduate student in John Belisle’s lab. Brian was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Cornell University in David Russell’s laboratory. The VanderVen lab at Cornell opened for business in 2014.
Research Associates/Postdoctoral Fellows
Christine R. Montague, MS, PhD firstname.lastname@example.org
Christine received her BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of Virginia, MS in Biomedical Engineering from Iowa State University, and her PhD in Biomedical Engineering University of Virginia. Christine is interested in single cell analysis of bacterial metabolism during infection and studying the pathways required for bacterial survival in granulomas.
Kaley M. Wilburn email@example.com
Kaley attended the University of Central Florida where she majored in Biomedical Sciences. Kaley is interested in how Mtb assimilates cholesterol during infection and small molecules that modulate the innate immune response to Mtb.
Rachael A. Fieweger firstname.lastname@example.org
Rachael attended the University of Wisconsin where she majored in Genetics. Rachael is interested in the regulation of bacterial metabolism during infection and the impact of innate immunity on Mtb physiology in vivo.
Thuy La, MS email@example.com
Thuy received her BS from University of Buffalo where she majored in Biotechnology, and her MS in Biochemistry from Upstate Medical University. Thuy keeps the lab on track and actively participates in most of the projects in the lab.
Naman Shah, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2017
Connor Duncan, Undergraduate, 2015-2017
Caroline Moon, Leadership Student (VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine), 2016
Mark Savage, Leadership Student (VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine), 2015
Hannah Yoo, Undergraduate, 2014-2016