Post-Docs and Research Staff

Maryna Baydyuk 

Assistant Research Professor, Huang laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 401/411A
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: mb339@georgetown.edu
Interests: neurodevelopment, synaptic transmission, neurotrophic factors.


John (Jack) Boyle

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Armbruster laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 511 
Phone: 202-684-7105
Email: john.boyle@georgetown.edu
Interests: Animal behavior, insect-plant interactions.


Luoth (Lu) Chou

NASA Post-Doctoral Fellow, Johnson Biosignatures Laboratory (new window)

Regents Hall Science Center, Room # 514
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: lc1174@georgetown.edu
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Interests: astrobiology, life detection, agnostic biosignatures, mission design & instrument development (mass spectrometry) and data science.


Nathan W. Cooper

Research Associate, Marra laboratory

Reiss Science Building, room # 446 
Phone:
Email: nc737@georgetown.edu
Interests: Conservation biology, behavioral ecology, migration, endangered species.


Doreen Cunningham

Research Assistant Professor, Silva laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 411A 
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: ddc24@georgetown.edu
Interests: Neural development in Xenopus laevis.


François de Mets

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Brinsmade laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 311/301
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: fd302@georgetown.edu
Interests: microbial pathogenesis, gene regulation and the analysis of deep sequencing data.


Brian S. Evans

Affiliate Researcher, Marra laboratory 

Reiss Science Building, room # 446
Phone: 202-684-7105
bse18@georgetown.edu
Interests: Quantitative ecology, landscape ecology, data science, urban ecology.


Vivienne Foroughirad 

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Mann laboratory 

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 561
Phone: 202-684-7139
Email: vjf5@georgetown.edu
Interests: “behavioral ecology, genetics, social network analysis.”


Jens Fritzenwanker 

Assistant Research Professor, Silva laboratory 

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 411A 
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: Jens.Fritzenwanker@georgetown.edu
Interests: “My work is centered around the question of how body plans evolve. I focus on axial patterning and neurodevelopment and the overlap thereof.”


Romain Garnier

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Bansal laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 501 
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: rg1114@georgetown.edu
Interests: Disease Ecology, Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases Dynamics and Modeling, Public Health.


Mansa Gurjar

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Coate laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 411 
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: mansa.gurjar@georgetown.edu
Interests: Cochlear development.


Elise Larsen

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Ries laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 411 
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: eal109@georgetown.edu
Interests: Ecology, population dynamics, phenology, disturbance, community ecology, conservation.


Erqiu Li

Associate Research Professor, Huang laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 411 
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: el44@georgetown.edu
Interests: Immunology of parasites.


Mi-Hye Lee 

Assistant Research Professor, Huang laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 401/411A
Phone: 202-684-7107
Email: ml663@georgetown.edu
Interests: transgenic mouse model, tumor


Maëva Millan

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Johnson laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 514
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: mm4385@georgetown.edu
Interests: pyrolysis, wet chemistry, GCMS, interaction organics/minerals, research and preservation of organic molecules and biomarkers in martian analogs.


Alexandra Mushegian

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Armbruster laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room #511
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: mm4385@georgetown.edu
Interests: ecological genomics, local adaptation, rapid evolution, vector ecology.


Naresh Neupane

Assistant Research Professor, Ries Laborator

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 501/511/561
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: nn343@georgetown.edu
Interests: “My interests lie in exploring the impacts of global warming upon the physical and biological components of the earth system.”


Amy L. Scarpignato

Research Affiliate, Marra Laboratory

Reiss Science Building, room # 446
Phone: TBA
Email: as461@georgetown.edu
Interests: Migration, migratory connectivity, ornithology, GIS, spatial ecology, animal tracking.


Calandra Stanley

Research Affiliate, Marra Laboratory 

Reiss Science Building, room # 446
Phone: TBA
Email: calandra.stanley@georgetown.edu
Interests: Migration ecology, animal behavior, conservation, tracking.


Mariana Abarca Zama

Assistant Research Professor, Ries laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 501/511/561 
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: Mariana.Abarca.Zama@georgetown.edu
Interests: Plant-insect interactions, phenology, and climate change ecology.


Lucila Alvarez Zuzek

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Bansal laboratory

Regents Hall Science Center, room # 501
Phone: 202-684-7108
Email: la766@georgetown.edu
Interests: Networks Science, Nonlinear Dynamics, Epidemiology and Infectious Disease Dynamics.