People 

Audrey P. Gasch, Principal Investigator.  CV
Professor of Genetics, Laboratory of Genetics & Genome Center of Wisconsin

Postdoctoral Fellows

Kevin Myers, PhD:  Understanding the effects of anaerobosis on xylose fermentation

Graduate Students

Leah Escalante, Genetics Program:  mRNA life cycles & cellular signaling
Matt MacGilvray, Microbiology Program:  Omic analysis of stress-activated signaling networks.
Dee Robinson, Genetics Program:  Natural variation in stress tolerance
Maria Sardi, Microbiology Program:  Understanding yeast tolerance to lignocellulosic toxins.


Undergraduate Students

Molly Krause
Ryan Anderson

Research Staff

James Hose, Lab Manager:  Aneuploidy tolerance in wild yeast isolates
Justin Heilberger, Research Associate
Vaishnavi Paithane, Research Associate
Mike Place, Research Programmer


Former Members

Adriana Alejandro-Osorio, PhD.  Current position: Alejandro Consulting Group, LLC 
Qiaoning Guan, PhD.  Current position:  Lab Manager, BGI-Davis, University of California - Davis
Jessica Clarke, MS.
Scott Topper, PhD.  Current position:  Head of clinical genomics, Invitae
David Berry, PhD.  Current position:  postdoctoral fellow, Stan Prusiner Lab, UCSF
Dana Huebert-Lima, PhD. Current position:  Assistant professor, West Virginia University
Claire Chung, MS.
Suraiya (Ruma) Haroon, PhD.  Current position:  Postdoctoral fellow, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Jessie Will, University of Georgia, Escalante Lab Manager
Jeff Lewis, PhD.  Current position:  Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas
Dana Wohlbach, PhD.  Current position:  Assistant Professor, Dickinson College
Tejaswini Pachpor, PhD.
Chris Yong, BS:  Graduate student, Washington University
Nikolay Rovinskiy, PhD:  Programmer, DNASTAR
Katie Clowers, PhD:  Postdoc, Gygi lab, Harvard University.
Elisha Yi-Hsuan Ho,PhD:   Postdoc, Eric Bennett, UCSD












News & Press

Postdoctoral Position available with Gitter Lab.

APG awarded the 2016 UW H.I. Romnes Faculty Fellowship Award.

APG awarded the 2015 UW CALS Pound Research Award.

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