People

TCF Lab, December 2021

Current Members

PI, Tom FriedrichTom Friedrich
Professor, Dept. of Pathobiological Sciences
UW School of Veterinary Medicine
Head of Virology Services, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2003
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1997
tfriedri@wisc.edu

Lab photo, Andrea WeilerAndrea Weiler
Senior Research Specialist, Virology Services
M.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006
B.S. Colgate University, 2002
amweiler@wisc.edu

 

Lab Photo, Chelsea CrooksChelsea Crooks
Postdoctoral Researcher
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2022
B.S., B.A. Auburn University, 2014
ccrooks@wisc.edu
curriculum vitae
Twitter: @chelsea_crooks4
GitHub: cmc0043

Luis HaddockLuis Antonio Haddock
Graduate Student
Cellular and Molecular Biology (CMB), Class of 2019
M.S. Interamerican University of Puerto  Rico, Metropolitan Campus, 2019
B.S. University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, 2016
haddocksoto@wisc.edu
curriculum vitae
Twitter: @HaddockSoto
GitHub: haddocksoto

Hunter RiesHunter Ries
Graduate Student
Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CMP), Class of 2021
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2021
hries@wisc.edu
Twitter: @RiesHunter
curriculum vitae

Wanting Wei
Graduate Student
Biophysics Graduate Program, Class of 2021
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison
wwei54@wisc.edu

 

Morgan-Einwalter

Morgan Einwalter
Associate Research Specialist, Virology Services
B.A. Mathematics & Statistics
Washington University in St. Louis, 2019
meinwalter@wisc.edu

 

Alex Richardson
Associate Research Specialist, Virology Services
B.S. Genetics
Clemson University, 2020
adrichardso5@wisc.edu

 

Carson DePagterCarson DePagter
Associate Research Specialist, Virology Services
B.S. Biochemistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2022
cdepagter@wisc.edu

 

Livia-RomanovLivia Romanov
Undergraduate Researcher
Major: Microbiology; Certificate in Global Health

 

 

Siyang Peng
Undergraduate Researcher
Major: Pharmacy and Toxicology

 

 

Maria CharlesMaria Charles
Undergraduate Researcher
Major: Biochemistry

 

 

Anjleen Kaur
Undergraduate Researcher
Major: Psychology, Pre-Med track

 

 

Kaushal Samantaray
Undergraduate Researcher
Major: Neurobiology


Former Members

Lab Photo, Kat Braun

Katarina Braun
Current: OB/GYN Resident at Yale University
Graduate Student
Medical Scientist Training Program, Graduating Class of 2022
M.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2022
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2021
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Class of 2014
kmbraun2@wisc.edu
curriculum vitae

Kasen, lab photo

Kasen Riemersma
Current: Scientist at Promega
Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S. in Biology from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in 2008
D.V.M. from University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2014
Ph.D. from University of California, Davis in 2019
DE in Vector Biology of Vectorborne Diseases
riemersma@wisc.edu

Lab Photo, Jorge Dinis

Jorge Dinis
Current: Project Manager, Innovative Genomics Institute
Graduate Student
Ph.D. Microbiology Doctoral Training Program, 2015
B.S. San Jose State University, 2011

 

 

Lab Photo, Louise Moncla

Louise Moncla
Current: Postdoctoral Fellow, Bedford Lab, Fred Hutch
Graduate Student
Ph.D. Microbiology Doctoral Training Program, 2016
B.S. Pennsylvania State University, 2012

 

 

Kelsey Florek Photo

Kelsey Florek
Current: Senior Genomics and Data Scientist, Wisconsin State Lab of Hygiene
Graduate Student
Ph.D. Microbiology Doctoral Training Program, 2017
Masters of Public Health, Class of 2014
B.S. Grand Valley State University, 2012
Twitter: @kelsey_florek

 

Gabrielle Barry, Lab photoGabrielle Barry
Lab Manager
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison 2012

 

 

Lab Photo, James MutschlerJames Mutschler
Lab Manager
M.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

 

Lab Photo, Sierra RybarczykSierra Rybarczyk
Associate Research Specialist, Virology Services
B.S. UCLA 2018

 

 

Katrina Fauser Katrina Fauser
Associate Research Specialist, Virology Services
B.S. Iowa State University 2019

 

 

Lab Photo, Mason BlissMason Bliss
Research Specialist
B.S. University of Washington, 2017

 

 

Elizabeth Brown, lab photoElizabeth Brown
Undergraduate Research
University of Wisconsin Madison Class of 2021

 

 

Nicole lab photo

Nicole Minerva
Undergraduate Research
University of Wisconsin Madison

 

 

 

Emma lab photoEmma Boehm
Undergraduate Research
University of Wisconsin Madison

 

 

Justina-TidabackJustina Tidaback
Undergraduate Researcher
Majors: Neurobiology and Philosophy