List of Postdoctoral Trainees during Current Grant Award Period

Name (Mentor)
Degree/Year/Institution
Serapio Baca (Feldman) Ph.D., 2004, UCLA
Joanna Dragich (Arnold) Ph.D., 2006, UCLA
Youssef Ezzeddine (Glanzman) Ph.D., 2004, UCLA
William Godsil (Barad and O'Dell) Ph.D., 2003, UCLA
Christopher Mazzochi (Papazian) Ph.D., 2005, University of Alabama
Sean Millard (Zipursky) Ph.D., 2001 Cornell University
Viji Santhakuma (Otis) Ph.D., 2003, UC Irvine
Spencer La Vere Smith (Trachtenberg) Ph.D., 2004, UCLA
Jay Spampanato (Mody) Ph.D., 2004, UC Irvine

Partial List of Past Postdoctoral Trainees

Name
Degree/Year/Institution
Current Position
Tajrena Alexi (Tobin)
Ph.D., 1994, U.S.C.
Dept. of Pediatrics, Univ. of Auckland, New Zealand
David L. Armstrong (Eckert)
Ph.D., 1987, UCSD
Investigator, NIEHS, Laboratory of Signal Transduction, N.C.
Michael Barish (Hagiwara)
Ph.D., 1980, Stanford
Assoc. Research Scientist, Division of Neuroscience, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope
Mara Cordeiro
(Umbach)
Ph.D., 2000, UCLA Federal University of Parana, Brazil
Albert D'Alonzo (Grinnell)
Ph.D., 1982, Rutgers
Research Scientist, Norwich-Eaton Pharmaceutical, N.Y.
John Dani (Eisenman)
Ph.D., 1980, Minnesota
Professor, Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine
Jeffrey Dzubay
(Otis)
Ph.D., 1999, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health Sciences University Scientist, Molecular Probes
Sepehr Eskandari (Zampighi)
Ph.D., 1999, UCLA
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Nasser Farahbakhsh (Fain)
Ph.D., 1982, Berkeley
Associate Professor, Department of Physiological Science, UCLA
Julio Fernandez (Krasne)
Ph.D., 1982, UCLA
Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics and Director, Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics, Mayo Clinic
Michael S. Gold (Correa)
Ph.D., 1994, UCSF
Assoc. Professor, Department of Biomedical Science, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Albert Herrera (Grinnell)
Ph.D., 1977, UCLA
Director, College Advising Office, College of Letters and Sciences & Professor of Biological Sciences, U.S.C.
Judith Heiny (Vergara)
Ph.D., 1980, Cincinnati
Professor, Dept. of Physiology and Biophysics, Univ. of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Adam Jacobs (Nirenberg)
Ph.D., 1998, Berkeley
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York
A. Mastrogiacomo (Gundersen)
Ph.D., 1993, Rome
Research Faculty Member at the Institute Dermopatologico, Italy
Meng-chin Lin (Papazian)
Ph.D., 1996, UCLA
Postdoctoral Fellow, UCLA
Diana Linden (Letinsky)
Ph.D., 1978, UCLA
Professor, Department of Biology, Occidental College
Nicholas Mellen (Feldman)
Ph.D. 1993, Cornell
Kosair Children's Hospital Research Institute, University of Louisville, Kentucky
Steve Meriney (Grinnell)
Ph.D., 1986, Connecticut.
Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh
Michael Myers (Papazian)
Ph.D., 1998, Berkeley
Lecturer at Cal State University, Long Beach
Naomi Nagaya (Papazian)
Ph.D., 1993, U.S.C.
Assistant Professor, University of Tokyo
Bernard Ribalet (Ciani)
Ph.D., 1982, Faculty des Sciences d'Orsay
Assoc. Res. Physiologist, Dept. of Physiology, UCLA
Joshua Rosenthal (Bezanilla)
Ph.D., 1996, Stanford
Assistant Research Physiologist, Department of Physiology, UCLA
Lyanne Schlichter (Hagiwara)
Ph.D., 1983, Toronto
Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Julian Schroeder (Hagiwara)
Ph.D., 1987, Max Planck Inst.
Professor, Department of Biology, UCSD
Elba Serrano (Hagiwara)
Ph.D., 1983, Stanford
Department of Biology, New Meixico State Univ.
Sal Stella
(Brecha)
Ph.D., 2000, University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Neurobiology, UCLA
Kerry Thompson (Tobin)
Ph.D., 1996, UCLA
Research Biologist at the VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System
S. Tiwari-Woodruff (Papazian)
Ph.D., 1994, So. Illinois Univ.
Asst. Professor, Department of Neurology, UCLA
Michael White (Bezanilla)
Ph.D., 1980, Brandeis.
Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Julian Whitelegge (Gundersen)
Ph.D., 1989, U. of London
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA
Z. Jimin Zhou (Fain)
Ph.D., 1989, Houston
Assoc. Professor, U. of Arkansas

 

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