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Principal Investigator

Shelly Peyton, PhD

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, Chemical Engineering

Molecular and Cell Biology Graduate Program

 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2002

M.S., PhD, Chemical Engineering, UC-Irvine, 2007

Post-doctoral fellow, MIT 2007-2010

speyton@umass.edu

CV, Updated 1-1-19

Graduate Students, Post-docs, and Research Technicians
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Aritra Nath Kundu

4th year ChemEng PhD student

NIH BTP T32 2017-19

Project: Breast to Lung metastasis

akundu@umass.edu

6th year ChemEng PhD student

Project: Novel Hyrogels, Co-Advised

by John Klier

yhtran@umass.edu

Yen Tran

5th year MCB PhD student

NIH BTP T32 2016-18

Project: Tumor Evolution

ntseng@umass.edu

Ning Tseng

Dr. Katie Bittner, MD

4th year MCB PhD student

MD from Robert Wood Johnson

Project: Vascularizing tumor mimics

kbittner@gmail.com

4th year MCB PhD student

NIH BTP T32 2018-20

Project: Drug resistant breast cancer

hyunakim@umass.edu

Hyuna Kim

2nd year ChemEng PhD student

CBI fellow

Project: TBI and new materials

cedougan@umass.edu

Carey Dougan

Undergraduate Students

The Peyton lab is always recruiting undergraduate students passionate about applying their quantitative classroom training to solving problems in human health.  See the Open Positions page for information about joining.

Undergraduate group meeting, spring 2013

Current Undergraduates

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Jacob Ong

Bryan Kennedy

Jenna Elsner

Sam Tipps

Peyton Lab Alumni

Graduate Student Alumni

Sualyneth Galarza, Chemical Engineering PhD, Millipore

Elizabeth Brooks, Chemical Engineering PhD

Alyssa Schwartz, Chemical Engineering PhD, Seattle Genetics

Jamiu Giwa-Owatsu, B.S. (PREP Program), University of Maryland

Lauren Jansen, Chemical Engineering PhD, Covaris

Lauren Barney, Chemical Engineering PhD, Sigilon

Lenny Negron-Piniero, B.S. (PREP Program), PhD student NYU

Thuy Nguyen, Chemical Engineering PhD, Shire Biotechnology

Marcos Manganare, Molecular and Cell Biology MS

William Herrick, Chemical Engineering PhD, Post-Doc: NIH DCTD, Bethesda MD

Dannielle Ryman. Molecular and Cell Biology MS, NIH NCCTS, Bethesda MD

Formber Post-Docs and Lab Managers

Carey Dougan, B.S.

Maria Gencoglu, PhD

Chris Hall, PhD

Sam Polio, PhD

 

Former Undergraduate Studuents

Samantha Downs, B.S.

Ian Kilcoyne, B.S.

Eric Blanchard, B.S.

Sarah Duquette, B.S., Amgen

Adam Selsman, B.S., PhD Program at Tufts University

Chris Sparages, B.S., Sigilon

Annali Yurkevicz, B.S., PhD Program at Yale University

Dave Podorefsky, B.S., PhD Program at UCSB

Jessica Belliveau, B.S., PhD Program at Delaware

Matt Rasmuson, B.S.

Marisa Souza, UMass ChemEng Department

Michael Fitman, B.S.

John MacMunn, B.S.

Tom McCarthy, B.S.

Ari Gilman, PhD program at Princeton University

Shayna Nolan, B.S.

Mariusz Rdultowski, B.S.

Justine Jesse, B.S., MassBiologics

Marianne Sleiman, B.S. University of California, Berkeley PhD Program

Michael Grunwald, B.S. Moderna Therapeutics

Nick Koenig, B.S.

Tim Moriarty, B.S.

David Gallagher, University of Massachusetts Chemical Engineering Department

Jonathan Chiang, University of Massachusetts School of Public Health, Biostatistics

Aidan Gilchrist, B.S., University of Illinois Materials Science PhD Program

Isaac Han, B.S.

Elyse Hartnett, Process Development Engineer at Illumina

Maxsimillyan Nowak, UCSB Chemical Engineering PhD Program

Matthew Crotty, B.S.

Rob Gunther, University of Massachusetts Chemical Engineering Department

Danielle LaValley, B.S. Cornell University Biomedical Engineering PhD Program

Jaclyn Somadelis, B.S. Process Development Engineer, Applied Medical

Prateek Katti, B.S. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill MD/Ph.D Program

Erinn Dandley, B.S. North Carolina State University Biomedical Engineering PhD Program

Tyler Vlass, B.S. Research Associate at Oligo Factory, Holliston, MA

Allie Triozzi