Lehtinen Laboratory | Lab Members

Maria LehtinenMaria Lehtinen, Principal investigator

PhD - Harvard University

BA - University of Pennsylvania

Hobbies: Music (piano and violin)






Kevin ChauKevin Chau, Graduate student

BS - University of Wisconsin - Madison

Hobbies: Travel, restaurants, outdoors





 

 

Jin CuiJin Cui, Postdoctoral fellow

BS - Fudan University

PhD - Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences

Hobbies: Cooking

 

 

 

 

Neil DaniNeil Dani, Postdoctoral fellow

Phd - Vanderbilt University

MS - New York Medical College

BS - University of Rochester

Hobbies: Percussion instruments


 

 

Ryann FameRyann Fame, Postdoctoral fellow

BS – The College of William & Mary

PhD – Harvard University

Hobbies: Swimming, biking, playing clarinet

 

 

 

 

Joshua HeadJoshua Head, Research Assistant

BS - Emmanuel College

Hobbies: Skiing, hiking, and music

 

 

 

 

Ahram JangAhram Jang, Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD - Seoul National University

BS - Sookmyung Women's University

Hobbies: Music, playing flute

 

 

Morgan ShannonMorgan Shannon, Research Assistant

BS - Davidson College

Hobbies: Reading, hiking, traveling

 

 

 

 

 

Fred ShipleyFred Shipley, Graduate student

BS – Amherst College

Hobbies: Museums, cooking

 

 

 

 

Huixin XuHuixin Xu, Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. – Harvard University

B.S. – Tsinghua University

Hobbies:  Cooking, dancing, piano





LAB ALUMNI

2014-2016  Hillary Mullan was Research Assistant in the lab, currently medical student at UMass Medical School.
2015-2016 Erin Fonseca was co-op student in the lab, currently finishing undergraduate degree at Northeastern University.
2012-2016 Melody Lun was PhD student in the lab, currently finishing MD in Boston University MD/PhD program.
2014-2015: Tais Adelita was a visiting PhD student in the lab and is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the HiFo / Brain Research Institute, University of Zurich.
2012-2014: Mark Springel was a research assistant in the lab and is currently a PhD student at Harvard University.
2013-2014: Hye-yeon Park was a Harvard University MA student in the lab and is currently a scientist at Novartis.
2012-2013: Salih Topal was a MA student from University of Strasbourg in the lab and is currently a PhD student at UMass-Worcester.
2012-2013: Vivian Ho was a Northeastern University undergraduate student in the lab and is currently an MA student at Simmons College.
2011-2013: Alexandra Malesz was a research assistant in the lab and is currently an MSc student at Boston University.
2011-2012: Alexandra Stough was a Bucknell University undergraduate student in the lab and is currently an MD student at Temple University School of Medicine.

PhD Rotation Students

Hannah Zucker (Program in Neuroscience) 2018

Yidi Wang (Biological and Biomedical Sciences, MD/PhD Program) 2018

Jenny Lai (MD/PhD Program) 2017

Christina Tringides (Biophysics Program) 2017

Alec Walker (Immunology Program) 2016

Emily Messelaar (Biological and Biomedical Sciences) 2016

Fred Shipley (Biophysics Program) 2016

Chester Chia (Program in Neuroscience) 2014

Michka Sharpe (Biological and Biomedical Sciences) 2014

Hye-yeon Park (Program in Neuroscience) 2013 

Viviana Salinas-Rios (Biological and Biomedical Sciences) 2012

Kevin Chau (Biological and Biomedical Sciences) 2012