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Current Liu Group Members

Meirui An

Meirui An

Graduate Student

meirui_an@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., Boston College, 2020

Mandana Arbab

Mandana Arbab

Post-Doctoral Fellow

 marbab@broadinstitute.org

Education:

B.S., M.S., University of Amsterdam, 2012
Ph.D., Hubrecht Institute, 2016
(Thesis advisor: Niels Geijsen)

Samagya Banskota

Samagya Banskota

Post-Doctoral Fellow

samagya@broadinstitute.org

Education: 

B.S., Penn State University, 2012

Ph.D., Duke University, 2019
(Thesis advisor: Ashutosh Chilkoti)
Peter Chen

Peter Chen

Graduate Student

pjchen@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S. from University of Chicago, 2016

Ana Cristian

Ana Cristian

Graduate Student

ana_cristian@hst.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021

Jessie Davis

Jessie Davis

Graduate Student

jessiedavis@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., UCSD, 2017

Stephan DeCarlo

Stephan DeCarlo

Graduate Student

sdecarlo@g.harvard.edu

Education:  B.A. in Biochemistry with a minor in Mathematics from Bowdoin College, 2018

Jordan Doman

Jordan Doman

Graduate Student

jdoman@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 2017

Simon Eitzinger

Simon Eitzinger

Graduate Student

simon_eitzinger@g.harvard.edu

Education:B.Sc. M.Sc., ETH Zurich, 2020

Steven Erwood

Steven Erwood

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education:

B.Sc., University of Toronto 2016
Ph.D., University of Toronto 2022

(Thesis advisor: Ronald Cohn)

Kelcee Everette

Kelcee Everette

Graduate Student

Education: A.B., Harvard College, 2018
Xin (Daniel) Gao

Xin (Daniel) Gao

Post-Doctoral Fellow

xgao@broadinstitute.org

Education:

B.S., Northeastern University, 2011
M.S., Northwestern University, 2014
Ph.D., UMass Medical School, 2019
(Thesis advisor: Erik Sontheimer)

Colin Hemez

Colin Hemez

Graduate Student

colinhemez@g.harvard.edu 

Education: B.S., Yale University, 2018

Alvin Hsu

Alvin Hsu

Graduate Student

ahsu@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2019

Tony Huang

Tony Huang

Graduate Student

tony_huang@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.A., Williams College, 2016

Nick Krasnow

Nick Krasnow

Graduate Student

nkrasnow@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.A., Cornell University, 2021

Żaneta Matuszek

Żaneta Matuszek

Graduate Student

Education:
B.Sc. University of Warsaw, Poland, 2014
M.Sc. University of Warsaw, Poland, 2016
Julia McCreary

Julia McCreary

Graduate Student

jmccreary@g.harvard.edu

Education:  B.A., UC Berkeley, 2017

Jaron Mercer

Jaron Mercer

Post-Doctoral Fellow

jmercer@broadinstitute.org

Education:

A.B./A.M. Harvard College 2013
Ph.D. Stanford University 2018
(Thesis advisor: Noah Burns)
Shannon Miller

Shannon Miller

Graduate Student

Education: B.S., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2016

Monica Neugebauer

Monica Neugebauer

Post-Doctoral Fellow

mneugeba@broadinstitute.org

Education:

B.Sc., MIT 2014
Ph.D., UC Berkeley 2020

(Thesis advisor: Michelle Chang)

Drew Nelson

Drew Nelson

Graduate Student

anelson@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S.,University of Minnesota, 2019

Greg Newby

Greg Newby

Post-Doctoral Fellow

gnewby@broadinstitute.org

Education: B.S., Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
Ph.D. MIT, 2017
(Thesis Advisor: Susan Lindquist)

Smriti Pandey

Smriti Pandey

Graduate Student

smriti_pandey@fas.harvard.edu

Education:  B.A., Mount Holyoke College, 2019

Alex Peterson

Alex Peterson

Graduate Student

aapeterson@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016

Jack Queenan

Jack Queenan

Graduate Student

jqueenan@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., B.A., University of St. Thomas, 2021

Aditya Raguram

Aditya Raguram

Graduate Student

araguram@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.A., Harvard University, 2018

Peyton Randolph

Peyton Randolph

Graduate Student

per782@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., University of Virginia, 2018

Alexander Sousa

Alexander Sousa

Graduate Student

alexandersousa@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.S., Northeastern University, 2016

Lily Widdup

Lily Widdup

Graduate Student

lily_widdup@g.harvard.edu

Education: BA, Wellesley College, 2020

Julian Willis

Julian Willis

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: 

B.A. M.Sci., University of Cambridge, 2013
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 2018
(Thesis advisor: Jason W. Chin)

Isaac Witte

Isaac Witte

Graduate Student

isaacwitte@g.harvard.edu

Education: B.A., UC Berkeley, 2020

Former Group Members, Part I

From 2017—current

Michelle Richter

Michelle Richter

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., Union College, 2007
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2017
(Thesis Advisor: Paul J. Hergenrother)
Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., CUNY, 2011
Ph.D., Brandeis University, 2017
(Thesis Advisor: Dorothee Kern)
Luke Koblan

Luke Koblan

Graduate Student in Chemical Biology

Education: B.S., MIT, 2015
Andrew Anzalone

Andrew Anzalone

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education:  

B.S., Brown University, 2008
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2016
(Thesis advisor: Virginia Cornish)
M.D., Columbia University, 2017
Wei Hsi (Ariel) Yeh

Wei Hsi (Ariel) Yeh

Graduate Student

Education: B.S., Johns Hopkins University, 2014
Jonathan Levy

Jonathan Levy

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., Stanford, 2006
Ph.D., UCSF, 2015
(Thesis advisor: Roger Nicoll)
Holly Rees

Holly Rees

Graduate Student in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Education: B.A., University of Cambridge, 2014
Ben Thuronyi

Ben Thuronyi

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.A., Swarthmore College, 2007
Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2015
(Thesis Advisor: Michelle Chang)
Tina Wang

Tina Wang

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., Caltech, 2009
Ph.D., Yale University, 2015
(Thesis Advisor: David A. Spiegel)
Jeff Bessen

Jeff Bessen

Graduate student (G5) in chemistry and chemical biology

Education: 

BA, Goucher College, 2013

Weixin Tang

Weixin Tang

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., Tsinghua University, 2009
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015
(Thesis Advisor: Wilfred A. van der Donk)
Dmitry Usanov

Dmitry Usanov

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: Diploma, Higher Chemical College RAS, 2007
M. Phil., Newcastle University, 2008
Ph.D., The University of Chicago, 2012
(Thesis advisor: Hisashi Yamamoto)
PostDoc, Harvard University, 2012-2017
(Advisor: David R. Liu)
Travis Blum

Travis Blum

Post-Doctoral Fellow

B.S., Hobart and William Smith Colleges, 2010
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016
(Thesis advisor: Tehshik P. Yoon)

Max Shen

Max Shen

Graduate Student

Education:  B.S., UCSD, 2015

Co-Advised by Aviv Regev

Jonathan C. Chen

Jonathan C. Chen

Graduate Student in Chemical Biology

Education: B.A., Princeton University, 2015
Chris Podracky

Chris Podracky

Graduate Student in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Education: B.S., Duke University, 2015
Beverly Mok

Beverly Mok

Graduate Student in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Education: B.A., University of Cambridge, 2015
Mary Morrison

Mary Morrison

Graduate Student in Molecular and Cellular Biology

Education: B.S., University of Toronto, 2015
Kevin Zhao

Kevin Zhao

Graduate Student

Education: B.A., M.S., Northwestern University, 2016

James Nelson

James Nelson

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: B.S., University of Delaware, 2007
Ph.D., Yale University, 2014
(Thesis Advisor: Ronald Breaker)

Former Group Members, Part II

Members pre-2017

Aaron Leconte

Juan Pablo Maianti

Adam Kamlet

Josh Bittker

Adrian Berliner

Kaori Sakurai

Ahmed Badran

Karen Ruff

Alix Chan

Kathy Chang

Alexis Komor

Kevin Davis

Allen Buskirk

Kevin Esvelt

Amrita Goyal

Kevin Phillips

Angela Landrigan

Lena Afeyan

Basil Hubbard

Liewei Chen

Bill Kim

Lynn McGregor

Breehan Kelley

Maarten Geurts

Brent Dorr

Margie Li

Brian Chaikind

Mary Lonshteyn

Brian Le

Mary Rozenman

Brian McNaughton

Mathias Gruen

Brian Tse

Matthew Kanan

Bryan Dickinson

Meera Atreya

Bryan Wang

Michael Birnbaum

Chihui An

Michael Fischbach

Chris Green

Michael Packer

Nicole Gaudelli

Michael Sacerdote

Christoph Dumelin

Michelle Jung

Christopher Calderone

Mike Lawrence

Courtney Yuen

Ning Sun

Daniel Rosenbaum

Norie Momiyama

David Bryson

Pantila Vanichakarn

David Gorin

Polina Kehayova

David Thompson

Ralph Kleiner

David Tse

Rebecca Weisinger

Diane Truong

Richard McDonald

Edward Curtis

Rozalina Grubina

Eric Ashley

Ryan Hili

Ernest Mandel

Sun Chung

Gerald Tiu

Sun Peck

Grace Chen

Thomas Snyder

Irwin Chen

Tiffany Hsieh

Isha Agarwal

Tim Roth

Jacob Carlson

Vikram Pattanayak

James Cha

Walter Kowtoniuk

James Cronican

Xiaoyu Li

Jane Liu

Xue (Sherry) Gao

Jasmina Marjanovic

Ye Grace Chen

Jeff Doyon

Yevgeny Brudno

Jennifer Heemstra

Yi-Ching Ong

Jia Niu

Yinghua Shen

Jim Puckett

Yiyun Chen

John Chorba

Yu He

John Guilinger

Zev Gartner

John Zuris

Zhen Chen

Johnny Hu

Jonathon Steinman