Edward A. Doisy Department of
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Doisy Undergraduate Scholar Summer Research Program

Previous Participants



2016:


For the summer program of 2016, we received a total of 48 applications submitted by students from 30 different institutions.

The 2016 Doisy Summer Undergrads were:

  • Nina Razavi, from Saint Louis University, who worked in David Ford's lab.
  • Jay Subramoney, from the University of Delaware, who worked in Ángel Baldán's lab.


Nina Razavi
Jay Subramoney





2015:


For the summer program of 2015, we received a total of 38 applications submitted by students from 19 different institutions.

The 2015 Doisy Summer Undergrads were:

  • Matthew Brettmann, from Kansas State University, who worked in Enrico Di Cera's lab.
  • Sierra Dickey, from Truman State University, who worked in Dave Ford's lab.
  • Rachel Johnston, from University of Michigan, who worked in Susan Gonzalo's lab.
  • Jonathan Kopel, from Missouri University of Science and Technology-Rolla, who worked in Thomas Cho's lab.


Matthew Brettmann
Sierra Dickey
Rachel Johnston
Jonathan Kopel



Where are they now?
Matthew Brettmann is a Senior at Kansas State University, Rachel Johnston is a Graduate Student at Washington University, and Jonathan Kopel is a Research Assistant at Texas Tech University-Houston.


2014:


For the summer program of 2014, we received a total of 32 applications submitted by students from 6 different institutions.

The 2014 Doisy Summer Undergrads were:

  • Monica Carron, from Truman State University, who worked in Alessandro Vindigni's lab.
  • Megan Fabry, from Notre Dame University, who worked in Alessandro Vindigni's lab.
  • Catie Knoverek, from Notre Dame University, who worked in Yuna Ayala's lab.
  • Mary Claire McGlynn, from Creighton University, who worked in Thomas Cho's lab.


Monica Carron, Mary Clair McGlynn, Megan Fabry, and Catie Knoverek



Where are they now?
Monica Caron plans to enter the Physician Assistant Program at SLU, Megan Fabry is a Graduate Student at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Catherine Knoverek is a Graduate Student at Washington University, and Mary Claire McGlynn is a Medical Student at the University of Illinois-Chicago.




2013:


The 2013 Doisy Summer Undergrads were:

  • Merlow Dunham, from Saint Louis University, who worked in David Ford's lab.
  • Andrew McLaughlin, from Saint Louis University, who worked in Enrico Di Cera's lab.
  • Kawen Zhang, from Saint Louis University, who worked in Frances Yap's lab.


Merlow Dunham, Andrew McLaughlin, and Kawen Zhang



Where are they now?
Merlow Dunham is a Law Student at SLU, Andrew McLaughlin is a Medical Student at Georgetown University, and Kawen Zhang is a Nursing Student at Barnes-Jewish.




2012:


The 2012 Doisy Summer Undergrads were:

  • Jordan Jessie, from Truman State University, who worked in Angel Baldan's lab.
  • Lisa Clark, from Truman State University, who worked in Enrico Di Cera's lab.
  • Jared James, from Truman State University, who worked in Dorota Skowyra's lab.


Jordan Jessie, Lisa Clark, and Jared James



Where are they now?
Jordan Jesse received his MS degree from SLU, Lisa Clark is a Graduate Student at the University of Pittsburgh, and Jared James is a Medical Student at Washington University.