Lab Members

Current Lab Members

Dr. David H. Raulet, Ph.D.



Esther and Wendy Schekman Chair
in Basic Cancer Biology

Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis

Faculty Director of Immunotherapeutics
and Vaccine Research Initiative

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

Education:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Ph.D. Biology;
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor: B.S. Microbiology
http://mcb.berkeley.edu/faculty/IMM/rauletd.html
Josephine Groslambert
Madison Moss
Staff Research Associates 
Monisha Lensink-Vasan 
 
Position: Staff Research Associate
Education: UC Berkeley, B.A. Molecular and Cell Biology - Immunology
Project: NK cell activation in pediatric tumors

Erik Seidel

Position: Staff Research Associate
Education: Colorado State University, M.S. BiochemistryProject: 
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Lily Zhang
Position: Lab Manager
Education: Nankai University: B.S. Biochemistry
Peking Union Medical College: M.S. Molecular Biology
Project: T-cell receptor rearrangement

Susanna Dang


Position: Staff Research Associate
Education: UC Berkeley, B.A. Molecular and Cell Biology
Project: Cas9 Immunogenicity
Contact: susannadang@berkeley.edu
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Sam Dubensky

Position: Staff Research Associate
Education: University of Chicago, Biological Science B.S.
Project: Cas9 Immunogenicity 
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Postdoctoral Researchers
Cristina Blaj
 
Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich, PhD Cancer Biology

Joanna Kritikou

 

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: Karolinska Institutet, PhD Immunology

Project: NKG2D ligands in cancer
Contact: joanna.kritikou@berkeley.edu
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Rutger Luteijn

 
Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: Utrecht University , PhD Infection & Immunity
Project: Senescence and Innate Immunity
Alan Tubbs
Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, PhD Microbiology and Immunology
Project: NK Cells in Innate ImmunityContact: altubbs@berkeley.edu
Graduate Student Researchers

Djem Kissiov

Position: Graduate Student Researcher
Education: Carleton College, B.A.
Project: Regulation of NK inhibitory receptors
Contact: kissiovd@berkeley.edu
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Chris Nicolai
 

Position: Graduate Student Researcher
Education: University of Washington, B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology
Project: Cellular mechanisms of tumor clearance by NK cells, and novel NK cell activation ligands
Contact: cnicolai@berkeley.edu
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Natalie Wolf

Position: Graduate Student Researcher
Education: University of Minnesota, B.S. Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development
Project: Therapies to enhance tumor clearance by NK cells and novel NK cell activation ligands
Contact: natalie_wolf@berkeley.edu
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Undergraduate Student Researchers

Kevin Huynh 

Position: Lab Helper
Education: UC Berkeley, Pyschology, in progress
Contact: kevinhuynh@berkeley.edu
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Gail Snyder

Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology, in progress
Mentor: Natalie Wolf and Chris Nicolai
Contact: gailsnyder@berkeley.edu
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Tu (Jenny) Nguyen

Position: Dr.Raulet's Lab Assistant
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology, in progress
Mentor: David Raulet
Contact: tnguy335@berkeley.edu
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Joy Li

Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology, in progress
Mentor: Cristina Blaj
Contact: yingjoyli@berkeley.edu
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Katrine Madsen

 

Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell biology, in progress
Mentor: Djem Kissiov
Contact: kmadsen@berkeley.edu
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 Alec Ethell


Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology, Computer Science, in progress
Mentor: Djem Kissiov
Contact: alecethell@berkeley.edu
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Elizabeth Lin 

 

 Position: Lab Helper
Education: UC Berkeley, Intergrative Biology, in progress

Ashley Yang

 

Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Molecular and Cell biology, Computer Science in progress
Mentor: Rutger Luteign and Joanna Kritikou
Contact: hayang@berkeley.edu
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Liberty Onia

 

 Position: Undergraduate Student Researcher
Education: UC Berkeley, Microbial Biology, in progress
Mentor: Rutger Luteijin 
Contact: libertyonia@berkeley.edu
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Era Goel 

Position: Lab Helper
Education: UC Berkeley, Undergraduate 
Contact: eragoel@berkeley.edu
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Past Lab Members

Ife Desamours Adeyari

Lina Alfonso

Michele Ardolino, Ph.D.

David Asarnow, Ph.D.

Jeanne Baker, Ph.D.

Lawrence Bai

Jennifer Beck, B.S. 

Mark Bix, Ph.D.

Mike Blakesley

Nick Cacalano, Ph.D.

James Carlyle, Ph.D.

Mabel Chan, Ph.D.

Beth Chang

Allen Chen 

Arthur Chiu

Augustine Choy

Mark Coles, Ph.D.

Tobey Colston

Laura Corral, Ph.D.

Isabel Correa, Ph.D.

Naomi Cruz

Jackie Dailey

Weiwen Deng, Ph.D.                               

Frederic Delebecque, Ph.D.

Andreas Diefenbach, Ph.D.

Peter Dietzen

Jeffrey Dorfman, Ph.D.

Elizabeth Ellis-Falik

Elizabeth Fan                               

Crystal Feng

Nadine Fernandez, Ph.D.

Stephan Gasser, Ph.D.

Aimee Ginley, M.S.

Jacki Goldman, Ph.D.

Benjamin Gowen, Ph.D.

April Griffith, B.A.

Nadia Guerra, Ph. D.

Thomas Hanke, Ph.D.                              

Oliver Haworth, Ph.D.

William Harkin

Werner Held, Ph.D.

Curtis Hodge, Ph.D.            

Matthew Holsti, Ph.D.                        

Lucas Horan, Ph.D.                                  

Jen Hsia, B.A.                                             

Joy Hsu

Yun-Hui (Henry) Hsiang, Ph.D.               

Ben Hsiung, B.S.

Kristen Huang, B.A. 2017

Alex Iannello, Ph. D.                                 

Patricia Isnard, Ph.D.                                

Ben Jackson

Alyssa Jaffer                                              

Amanda Jamieson, Ph.D.                        

Eric Jensen, Ph.D.

Nathalie Joncker, Ph.D.

Tiffany Juarez, Ph.D.               

Heiyoun Jung, Ph.D.               

Joonsoo Kang, Ph.D.               

 Alexander Kim, B.A. 2017

Georgia Kirn, B.A.

Daniell Kline

Stephanie Lau, B.S.                  

Sophie Lehar, Ph.D.                 

Andrew Lee

Harmony Lee                             

Sang-Ho Lee, Ph.D.

Susan Lee

Jonathan Li, B.A. 2017

Sophia Li                                   

Nan-Shih Liao, Ph.D.  

Isabella Lin, B.A.           

Scot Liu, Ph.D.                          

Malvika Marathe

Assaf Marcus Ph.D

Amy Mao, B.A.

James McArthur, Ph.D.           

Christopher McMahon, Ph.D.

Edna Miao, B.S.                        

Deborah Moniot, M.S.

Becky Moon                              

Yanina Natanzon, B.A.

Lester Ng

Diana Nguyen

Tim Nice, Ph.D.                        

Tao Ning  

 Ishan Paranjpe, B.A. 2017                       

Kathleen Pestal, B.S.                

Emily Procyk, B.S.

Natasha Puri                             

Jessica Rakijias                         

Claude Roth, Ph.D.

Arslan Sagheer                 

Dan Serna, B.S.                         

Nataliya Shifrin, Ph.D.      

Chloe Slichter, Ph.D.     

Agnes So, B.A.                          

David Spencer, Ph.D.              

Darren Sun

Shengxi Sun

Hisao Takizawa, Ph.D.           

Dawn Tanamachi, Ph.D.  

Thornton Thompson, Ph.D.      

Karen Tkach                             

Emmanuel Trenier, Ph.D.    

Troy Trevino  

Russell Vance, Ph.D.  

Victoria Vo             

Arianne Volkmann, Ph.D.

Edward Wang                          

Jessica (Jia Xi) Wang, B.A. 2017

LeeAnn Wang

Lin Wang, Ph.D.                      

Stephanie Wang

Michael Whang, Ph.D.      

Johannes Wolff     

Na Xiong, Ph.D.

Jianfeng Xu 

Parastou Yaghoubi

Chris Yang                 

Jens Zerrahn, Ph.D.

Irisa Zhang

Sarah Zhang