Lab Members

Michael J. Ragusa, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of California, Berkeley
Postdoctoral Research Associate, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Ph.D., Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry, Brown University, Providence, RI
B.S., Biochemistry, Siena College, Loudonville, NY

Kelsie Leary, Graduate Student

B.A., Chemistry & Biology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Katherine Bauer, Graduate Student

 B.S. in Biochemistry & Physics, ​Creighton University

Erin Reinhart, Graduate Student

NSF Graduate Research Fellow
B.S., Chemistry with a concentration in Biochemistry, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN

Xue "Sherry" Xia, Graduate Student

John H. Copenhaver, Jr. and William H. Thomas, MD 1952 Fellow
B.S., Life Sciences, Nankai University, China

Sarah Katzenell, Postdoctoral Associate

Ph.D., Molecular and Cellular Biology, Dartmouth College 
M.Sc., Biomedical Research Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
B.A., Biomedical Research Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Undergraduate Researchers

Hannah Margolis

Zabriskie Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow

Michael Moyo


Samantha Hedley


Lab Alumni

Dr. Alejandro Damasio Gil

Alex received his PhD from the Department of Chemistry in 2019. 
Currently a Scientist at Lake Pharma

Skyler Perot

B.S., Biochemistry, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Currently a Research Associate at Sanofi Genzyme

Rose Dicovitsky

B.S., Biology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH​
Currently a student at The University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School

Elizabeth Bloom

B.S., Biochemistry, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Currently a medical student at Duke University

Folasade Akinfe

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