Shendure Lab




Cusanovich Darren Cusanovich
Postdoctoral Fellow
March 2014 - Jun 2018
Current: Assistant Professor, University of Arizona
van Veen Elke van Veen
Visiting Graduate Student
Jan 2018 - Apr 2018
Current: PhD Student, University of Manchester



Kircher Martin Kircher
Postdoctoral Fellow
Apr 2012 - Feb 2017
Current: Junior Group Leader in Bioinformatics, Berlin Institute of Health
milbank Jennifer Milbank
Undergraduate (UW) > Research Scientist
Nov 2012 - Aug 2016
Current: Research Scientist, EMBL



Kumar Akash Kumar
MD-PhD Student (Genome Sciences)
Sep 2008 - Jun 2016
Dissertation: "Mutational Heterogeneity in Cancer: Lessons from the Brain and Prostate" (defended June 5, 2014)
Current: Resident Physician, Stanford University
counts Dawn Counts
Administrative Assistant
Jan 2012 - May 2016
Current: Operations, UW Genome Sciences



Roach David Roach
Medical Student / HHMI Medical Research Fellow
Jun 2012 - May 2015
Current: Resident Physician, University of Washington
Acuna-Hidalgo Rocio Acuna-Hidalgo
Visiting Graduate Student
Aug 2015 - Dec 2015
Current: PhD Student, Radboud UMC



Burton Josh Burton
Graduate student (Genome Sciences)
Jun 2011 - Dec 2014
Dissertation: "New methods for de novo assembly of genomes and metagenomes" (defended December 2, 2014)
Current: Research Scientist, Adaptive Biotechnologies
Simmons Voni Simmons
Maternal Fetal Medicine / Clinical Fellow
May 2012 - Sep 2014
Current: MFM/perinatologist, Maternal-Fetal Specialists (Atlanta, GA)



Adey Andrew Adey
Graduate student (Molecular & Cellular Biology)
Jun 2010 - Sep 2014
Dissertation: "Comprehensive, precision genomics" (defended February 28, 2014)
Current: Assistant Professor, OHSU
Boyle Evan Boyle
Undergraduate (UW) -> Research Scientist
Dec 2011 - Jul 2014
Current: Graduate Student, Stanford University



Kitzman Jacbo Kitzman
Graduate Student
Jun 2009 - Jun 2014
Dissertation: "New technologies for sequencing and interpreting genomes" (defended June 18, 2013)
Current: Assistant Professor, University of Michigan

stackhouse Bethany Stackhouse
Research Scientist
Sep 2009 - Apr 2014



O'Roak Brian O'Roak
Postdoctoral Fellow (Joint w/ Eichler)
Oct 2009 - Sep 2013
Current: Assistant Professor, OHSU
MacKenzie Alexandra (MacKenzie) Lewis
Research Scientist
Sep 2009 - Jul 2013



Patwardhan Rupali Patwardhan
Graduate Student
Jun 2008 - Jun 2013
Dissertation: "Massively parallel functional dissection of regulatory elements" (defended July 31, 2012)
Current: Software Engineer, Facebook
Ng Sarah Ng
Graduate Student
Jun 2008 - Oct 2012
Dissertation: "Next Generation Mendelian Genetics" (defended August 15, 2012)
Current: Research Fellow, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology



Riley Keri Riley
Undergraduate (UW)
Oct 2010 - Apr 2012
Huang Wenhui Huang
Research Scientist
Feb 2010 - Aug 2011
Current: Senior Scientist, WuXi AppTec




Other Alumni: Nikhil Patkar (Visiting Scientist, 2016-2017), Elizabeth Aguilar (Undergrad (DePauw), Summer 2017), Joseph Sayad (Undergrad (Hunter), Summer 2017), Meara Davies (Graduate Researcher, 2012-2013), Chris Lambert (Undergraduate (UW), 2011-2011), Monica Mascarenas (Undergraduate (UNM), Summer 2010), Amy Olson (Undergraduate (UW), 2008-2009), Steven Cazales (Undergraduate (UW), GenOM Project, Summer 2008), Steven Flygare (Undergraduate (BYU), Amgen Scholars, Summer 2008)

Past Rotation Students: Michael Goldberg (GS, Spring 2018), Philip Dishuk (GS, Winter 2017), Will DeWitt (GS, Fall 2017), Bingjie Wang (MSTP, Summer 2017), Joseph Janizek (MSTP, Summer 2017), April Lo (GS, Spring 2017), Ian Smith (GS, 2017), Eliah Overbey (GS, Spring 2016), Aakash Sur (BMI, Fall 2015), Serena Liu (GS, Spring 2015), Damon May (GS, Winter 2015), Hugh Haddox (MCB, Spring 2013), Elyse Hope (GS, Winter 2012), Jorgen Nelson (GS, Winter 2012), Jenny Wagner (GS, Winter 2011), David Young (MSTP, Summer 2009), Keisha Carlson (GS, Winter 2009), Jarret Egerston (GS, Winter 2009), Matthew Maurano (GS, Fall 2008)