McDermott Laboratory

People


 
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Alumni

High School Student

Annie Feke, Hawken School, 2008

Current Position: Undergraduate student, Princeton University, Class of 2013

Undergraduate students

Nathan Klingensmith, Department of Biology, 2007 – 2008

Current Position: Medical Student, University of West Virginia Medical School

Nimit Kapoor, Department of Biology and Economics

Current Position: Analyst, PNC Bank

Annie Feke, Princeton University, 2010

Current Position: Undergraduate student, Princeton University, Class of 2013

Anne Hall, Department of Biology, 2009 -2010

Awarded 1st Prize in the Michelson-Morley Research Competition in the Biological Sciences for research performed in the McDermott laboratory

Current Position: Graduate Student, University of Akron

Neeraj Edward, Department of Bioengineering, 2008 – present

Current Position: Medical Student, Ohio State University

Joseph Kao, Department of Chemistry, 2009 – 2011

Current Position: Case Western Reserve University Dental School

Divya Indrakanti, Department of Biology, SPUR, 2010-2013

Current Position: Research scientist, OSU

Lusai (Lucy) Qiu, Department of Biology, 2011-2013

Current Position: Dental School, UNC School of Dentistry

Xi (Tracy) Chen, Department of Biology, 2011-2013. Awarded 3rd Prize in the Michelson-Morley Research Competition in the Biological Sciences for research performed in the McDermott laboratory, 2013.

Current Position: Ph.D. graduate student, Loyola University. Co-authored a paper that was published in the Journal of Neuroscience.

Alison Althans, Department of Biology, 2011-2015

Current Position: Medical student, CWRU

Jasmine Lau, Department of Biology, 2012-2015

Current Position: Medical student, Arizona State University

Jinjing Lee, Department of Biochemistry, 2013-2015

Current Position: Program leader, IIC communications Inc.

Rachael Loek Department of Biology, 2014-present

Current Position: Veterinary School, Ohio State University

Claire Holliday, Department of Biology, 2017-present

Karthik Mohanarangan, Department of Biology, 2014-2017

M.A. graduate students

Shenyu (Sean) Sun, Department of Biology, 2015-present

Shengxuan (Kelsi) Wang, Department of Biology, 2015-present

Haimeng (Steven) Bai, Department of Biology, 2015-2017

Kayla Kindig, Department of Biology, 2016-present

Megan West, Department of Biology, 2007 – 2011

Harshita Gupta, Department of Biology, 2009 – 2011

PhD Graduate Students

Zongwei (Kevin) Chen, Department of Biology, 2011-present

Shaoyuan (Sara) Zhu, Department of Biology, 2013-present

Medical students

Ryan Stevenson, CWRU Medical Student, 2007-2008

Current Position: Medical Resident, Stanford University, Department of Internal Medicine

Augustine Chung, B.A., CWRU Medical Student,  2007

Current Position: Medical Resident, Weil Cornell Medical College, Department of Internal Medicine

Gustavo Gomez, B.A., CWRU Medical Student, 2007 – 2010, 2011- 2012

Current Position: Medical Resident, CWRU, Department of Surgery

Medical residents

Geoffrey Deschenes, M.D., Medical resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology, 2007

Current Position: Medical Resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology

Nipun Chhabra, M.D., Medical resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology, 2009

Current Position: Medical Resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology

Jay Shah, M.D., Medical resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology, 2009

Awarded 1st Prize in the 2010 University of Pittsburg Department of Otolaryngology Medical Resident’s Research Competition for research performed in the McDermott laboratory

Current Position: Medical Resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology

Yi-Chun (Carol) Liu, M.D., Medical resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology, 2011

Awarded 2nd Prize in the 2010 University of Pittsburg Department of Otolaryngology Medical Resident’s Research Competition for research performed in the McDermott laboratory

Current Position: Medical Resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology

Catherine Weng, Medical resident, CWRU, Department of Otolaryngology, 2013

Current Position: Assistant Professor, The University of Rochester Medical Center

Frank Masters, Department of Otolaryngology, 2016

- Awarded 1st Prize in the 2016 University of Pittsburg Department of Otolaryngology Medical Resident’s Research Competition for research performed in the McDermott laboratory

Current Position: Medical resident, CWRU 

*Co-mentored with Ruben Stepanyan

William Colby Brown, Department of Otolaryngology, 2017

Postions

Postdoctoral applicants please send a CV directly, via email, to Brian McDermott (bmm30@case.edu). 

Graduate students can join the McDermott Group through any one of the below departments or programs at Case Western Reserve University. Please send email inquiries to Brian McDermott (bmm30@case.edu).

Department of Biology

Department of Genetics nd Genome Sciences

Department of Neurosciences

Biomedical Sciences Training Program