Current Group Members

Emilio Cardenas, Ph.D.
NCRC B520/3341
ecardena [at] umich[dot]edu
  • B.S. in Chemistry, 2014, California State University, Fresno

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, 2019, Purdue University (Ghosh Lab)

Arya Menon, M.S.
NCRC B520/3342
aryame [at] umich[dot]edu
  • B.S. in Biotechnology, 2005, St. Mary's College (Calicut University)

  • M.S. in Biotechnology, 2007, Dr. G.R. Damodaran College of Science (Bharathiyar University)

  • M.S. in Cellular and Developmental Biology, 2011, University of Colorado at Boulder

Sydney Rosenblum
NCRC B520/3342
slrosen [at] umich[dot]edu
  • B.S. in Biochemistry, 2017, Scripps College

  • 4th year graduate student, Program in Chemical Biology

  • ACS Division of Medicinal Chemistry Graduate Fellowship awardee

Rachel Torrez
NCRC B520/3341
torrezrm [at] umich[dot]edu
  • B.S. in Biochemistry, 2017, Loyola University

  • 4th year graduate student, Medicinal Chemistry

  • Trainee, Pharmacological Sciences Training Program

  • NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award recipient

Yihao Zhuang
NCRC B520/3341
peterzyh [at] umich[dot]edu
  • B.S. in Biochemistry, 2018, Brandeis University

  • 3rd year graduate student, Medicinal Chemistry

Walter Garner-Rech
Madeline Hinkley
NCRC B520/3342
mhinkley [at] umich[dot]edu
  • Junior in the Residential College, Program in Biology, University of Michigan

  • Destiny's Insight of Nysa Hill

  • Lab mascot

Group Alumni

  • Lauren Mishra, Ph.D. (2013-2014): currently a controller and financial consultant at Biren Patel Engineering

  • Hannah Foley, REU student (2015): currently a grad student in the UM Chemistry department

  • Maxum Paul, REU student (2016): currently a grad student at Yale University

  • Sam Kerk, Research Technician (2017): currently a grad student in the UM Cancer Biology program (Lyssiotis lab)

  • Dr. Dan Lorenz (2018): currently a post doc in Prof. Gene Yeo's lab at UCSD

  • Dr. James Song (2018): currently a scientist at Penrose TherapeuTx

  • Dr. Oleta Johnson (2018): currently a post doc in Prof. Jason Gestwicki's lab at UCSF

  • Alyah Chmiel (2018): currently a grad student at UW-Madison

  • Dr. Erin Gallagher (2018): currently a scientist at Sapient Therapeutics

  • Jorge Sandoval (2018)

  • Dr. Dylan Mitchell (2019): currently a post doc in Prof. Steve Gygi's lab at Harvard

  • Emily Sherman (2019): currently a graduate student in the Ginsberg lab at UM

  • Dr. Tanpreet Kaur (2019): currently a post doc in Prof. Peter Scott's lab at UM