Postdocs

Moitrayee Bhattacharyya

Moitrayee Bhattacharyya


M.Sc. Chemistry, Jadavpur University, India

Ph.D. Molecular Biophysics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India (2012)
Advisor: Prof. Saraswathi Vishveshwara
Thesis: "Probing ligand induced perturbations in protein structure networks: Physico-chemical insights from MD simulations and graph theory"

HFSP Long Term Fellow (2013 - 2016)
NIH Pathway to Independence Awardee (2017 - )
Yongjian Huang

Yongjian Huang


B.S. Biomedical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China (2007)
M.S. Biology, Tsinghua University, China (2010)

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley (2016)
Advisor: Prof. John Kuriyan
Thesis: "Molecular basis for multimerization in the activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor"
Deepti Karandur

Deepti Karandur


B.Sc. Chemistry, Bangalore University (2004)
M.Sc. Bioinformatics, Madras University (2006)

Ph.D. Baylor College of Medicine, Houston (2015)
Advisor: Prof. B. M. Pettitt
Thesis: "Protein aggregation and solubility: The role of dipolar interactions"
Yasushi Kondo

Yasushi Kondo


M.Sc. Chemistry, Osaka University (2006)

Ph.D. MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK (2011)
Advisor: Dr. Kiyoshi Nagai
Thesis: "Structural and biochemical studies of U1 and U4/U6 snRNPs"
Chun-Wei Lin

Chun-Wei Lin


B.S. Chemistry, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (2006)
M.S. Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taiwan (2008)

Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania (2016)
Advisor: Prof. Feng Gai
Thesis: "New methods to assess protein folding and conformational dynamics"

Kendra Marcus

Kendra Marcus


B.S. Chemistry with a concentration in Biochemistry, Warren Wilson College (2012)

Ph.D. Chemistry, Northeastern University (2018)
Advisor: Prof. Carla Mattos
Thesis: "Structural relationships between members of the Ras superfamily of small GTPases and their roles in functional diversity"

Serena Muratcioglu

Serena Muratcioglu


B.S. Chemistry, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey (2011)
B.S. Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey (2012)

Ph.D. Chemical and Biological Engineering, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey (2018)
Advisors: Prof. Özlem Keskin and Prof. Attila Gürsoy
Thesis: "Computational and experimental investigation of Ras homodimer formation, Ras- effector interactions and Ras shuttling"

Subu Subramanian

Subu Subramanian


B.Tech. Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (2006)

Ph.D. Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2017)
Advisor: Dr. Rama Ranganathan
Thesis: “Distinct functional phases in proteins: A test by large-scale protein design.”