Amr Abdeen

  • Postdoctoral Associate

CRISPR-Cas9 Delivery

Deepa Acharya

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Mass spectrometry based metabolomics analysis of soil bacteria to discover new antibiotics.

Eric Armstrong

Eric Armstrong

  • Research Staff

Comparative metabolomics; Epigenetics of therapy-resistant prostate cancer

Brittany Baur

Brittany Baur

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Predicting long-range enhancer-promoter interactions

Mara Beebe

Mara Beebe

  • Research Staff

Relationship between microbiome and depression.

Kory Breuer

Kory Breuer

Human Resources Assistant

  • Administrative Staff

Coordinate human resource functions for WID. Primary contact for staffing, payroll, and benefits.

Jiani Chen

Jiani Chen

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Epigenetic regulation of stress memory in plants

Adam Christensen

Adam Christensen

Assistant Scientist

  • Research Staff

Building optimization models that help untangle issues of environmental sustainability.

Kayla Cohen

  • Research Staff

Soil science researcher and science writer

Stephanie Colón-Santos

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Analysis of complex chemical systems relevant to the origins of life.

Ginger Ann

Illuminating Discovery Hub Executive Director

  • Administrative Staff

Enhancing outreach through the Wisconsin Idea practice. Building community and industry partnerships and services. Specializing in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) programs - development and implementation.

Michelle Craft

Michelle Craft

IT Project Manager & Resource Coordinator

  • Administrative Staff

Martel DenHartog

Martel DenHartog

  • Research Staff

Catalog, analyze, and characterize novel antibiotics from soil bacteria

Jeffrey Dischler

Jeff Dischler

Software Developer

  • Research Staff

Web and systems development facilitating access to optimization research

Micah Dombroe

Micah Dombroe

Lab Manager

  • Research Staff

Genomic DNA sequencing and viral production. Facilitate various administrative functions.

Nikolai Fedorchak

Nikolai Fedorchak

Associate Research Specialist

  • Research Staff

Research concerning Human Neural Organoids, Tissue Engineering, and CNS Development. Facilitate various administrative duties.

Clint Harris

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Causal inference relating to education policy

Jennifer Heinritz

Jennifer Heinritz

Lab Manager

  • Research Staff

Handle the comings and goings of the Baum, Handelsman, Vetsigian and Yin labs

Nam Ho-Nguyen

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Optimization under uncertainty, data-driven optimization, machine learning, statistics