Jiang Zhu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Linling He, Ph.D.

Senior Staff Scientist

Senior Staff Scientist, 2013 – present
Research Specialist, HHMI, 2009 – 2013
Postdoc Fellow, Columbia U. 2008 – 2009
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2005 – 2008
Expertise: NGS, Antibody, Vaccine, Neuroscience

Yi-Nan Zhang, Ph.D.

Staff Scientist

Postdoctoral Associate and NSERC (Canada) Fellow, 2020-present
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2014-2020
Expertise: Nanomedicine, drug delivery,
lymph node, immunology, vaccine

Keegan Braz Gomes, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

Postdoctoral Associate, 2021-present
Ph.D. Mercer University, 2016-2021
Expertise: vaccines, drug delivery, pharmaceutics

Yi-Zong Lee, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

Postdoctoral Associate, 2021-present
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2020-2021

Alternative and military service, National Tsing Hua University, 2017-2020
Ph.D. National Tsing Hua University, 2012-2016

Expertise: Protein structure biology

Sarah Auclair, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

TSRI Postdoctoral Associate,  2022-present

University of  Montana Center for Translational Medicine, Postdoctoral Associate, 2019 – 2022

Ph.D. University of  Texas Medical Branch,  2019

Expertise: Immunology, Infectious Disease, Vaccine Development, Translational Research

Abigail Howell, Ph.D

Postdoctoral Associate

Postdoctoral Associate, 2024-present
Ph.D. Arizona State University, 2017-2023
Expertise: Bioinformatics, Viruses, Evolutionary Biology

Venus Tong, Pharm.D.

Technical Writer

Technical Writer 2022-present

Pharm.D University of California, San Francisco 2019 – 2022

Expertise: Pharmacy, Chemistry, Medical Device Development

Michael Arends

Scientific Editor

Expertise: Neuropsychopharmacology
Behavioral Neuroscience
Molecular and Cellular Biology

Garrett Ward, B.S.

Research Assistant

Research Assistant, 2022 – Present

B.S., University of California San Diego, 2018-2022

Expertise: Biochemistry, Biochemical Techniques, Genetics

Bomin Xie, B.S.

Research Assistant

Research Assistant, 2023 – Present

B.S., University of California San Diego, 2019-2023

Expertise: Biochemistry, Microbiology, Virology.

Genevieve Cover

Lab Admin Coordinator

Lab Admin Coordinator, 2023 – Present

Expertise: Grant Coordination and Applications, Operational Support, Complex Problem Solving