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Samuel W. Morris University Professor

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator




Lab Administrator

Anson Peng

Lab Manager

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Research Assistant

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Research Assistant

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Research Assistant


Harvard Junior Fellow


Postdoctoral Fellow

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Postdoctoral Fellow


Staff Scientist

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Charles King Trust Fellow

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K99 Postdoctoral Fellow

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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JCC Fellow


HHMI Hanna Gray Fellow


Postdoctoral Fellow


Harvard Junior Fellow

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Bertarelli Fellow (HMS)

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Undergraduate Researcher

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Erasmus Mundus Fellow

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Undergraduate Researcher

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Undergraduate Researcher

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Undergraduate Researcher


Undergraduate Researcher

Undergraduate Researcher


Undergraduate Researcher

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Undergraduate Researcher


Undergraduate Researcher

Gilles Herrada, 1996-2001

Current Position: Independent personal advisor


Georgy Koentges, 1997-2001

Current Position: Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK


Lisa Stowers, 1997-2002

Current Position: Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, Joint Appointment: Associate Professor, Dorris Neuroscience Center, The Scripps Research Institute


Wagner, Shlomo, 1999-2004

Current Position: Senior Lecturer and Head of the Laboratory for Neurobiology

of Social Behavior, University of Haifa, Department of Biology and Department of Neurobiology and Ethology, Israel


Papes, Fabio, 2001-2004

Current Position: Professor, Department of Genetics and Evolution, State University of Campinas-Institute of Biology, Brazil


Zirlinger, Mariela, 2002-2011

Current Position: Head Editor – Neuron, Cell Press


Kimchi, Tali, 2004-2008

Current Position: Professor, Weizmann Institute of Science, Department of Neurobiology, Israel


Dani, Adish, 2004-2010

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India


Santoro, Steven, 2004-2014

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Development Biology, University of Colorado School of Medicine Anschutz Medical Campus


Lanjuin, Anne, 2004-2015

Current Position: Laboratory Manager, Mair Lab Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health


Gregg, Christopher, 2006-2011

Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah School of Medicine


Yao, Shenqin, 2006-2015

Current Position:  Scientist II, Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, WA


Ben-Shaul, Yoram, 2007-2011

Current Position: Senior lecturer/Faculty, Institute for Medical Research Israel Canada (IMRIC) at the Hadassah Medical School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel


Bergan, Joseph, 2007-2014

Current Position: Assistant Professor in the Behavioral Neuroscience Division, Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst


Isogai, Yoh, 2007-2016

Current Position: Senior Research Fellow - Principal Investigator, Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, University College London 


Butler, James, 2009-2010

Current Position: MD, University of Kentucky College of Medicine; Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Genetics & Metabolism, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


Jakob, Susanne, 2010-2013

Current Position: Preceptor, Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University


Rubinstein, Nimrod, 2012-2016

Current Position: Computational Biologist, Calico LLC, South San Francisco, CA


Autry, Anita, 2011-2018

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Kohl, Jonny, 2014-2018

Current Position: Assistant Professor, The Francis Crick Institute

Li, Ying, 2014-2019

Principal Investigator at the Chinese Institute for Brain Research, Beijing, China

Bambah-Mukku, Dhananjay


Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, UC San Diego

Nelson, Adam 2012-2021

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Sensory Biology Center, Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming

Ho-Shing, Olivia 2019-2022

Current Position:

Scientist, NanoString Technologies

Ostherhout, Jessica 2016-2022

Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology, University of Utah

Moore, Jeff  2015-2022

Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, USC

Samantha Marks


Graduate Students

Pantages, Erica, 1996-2002

Current Position: Freelance developmental editor, education consultant


Chang, Ernest, 1996-2002

Current Position: Clinical Trial Manager at UNC Chapel Hill, NC


Loconto, Jennifer, 1996-2002

Current Position: Research Associate, Anthony Nolan Research Institute, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK


Tietjen, Ian, 1997-2003

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada


Torello, Thomas, 1997-2003

Current Position: Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology, Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT


Tsai, Bill, 1997-1999

Current Position: Corydon Ford Collegiate Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI


Rihel, Jason, 1998-2004

Current Position: Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, UK


Zakhary, Lisa, 2000-2005

Current Position: MD, PhD Assistant in Psychiatry and Instructor in Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Cambridge, MA


Perak, Ross, 2000-2006

Current Position: Manager, Corporate Business Development & Strategy, Lundbeck Inc, Chicago IL


Yoon, Hayan, 2001-2006

Current Position: Lawyer, Associate, Ropes and Gray, Silicon Valley, CA


Gresser, Amy, 2001-2006

Current Position: Contractor, Dynamac Corp, lab of Dr. Sharmila Bhattacharya, NASA Ames, Mountain View, CA


Pont-Lezica, Lorena, 2001-2008

Current Position: Project manager at Essilor International


Chen, Cindy, 2002-2008

Current Position: Freelance writer and photographer, London, UK


Choi, Philip, 2003-2007

Current Position: Associate, Registered Patent Attorney, Foley Hoag LLP, Boston


Wu, Zheng, 2007-2014

Current Position: Joint postdoctoral fellow - Dr. Richard Axel and Dr. Michael Shadlen, Columbia University, NY


Perez, Julio, 2010-2016

Current Position:  Postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt, Germany


Ho-Shing, Olivia, 2011-2019

Current Position: Postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Catherine Dulac, Harvard University

Marin-Rodriguez, Brenda, 2013-2019

Current Position: Medical School, Puerto Rico

Bintu, Bogdan 2013-2021

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, UC San Diego

Vaughn, Eric 2017-2022

Current Position:

Molecular Scientist, FL84

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