Directory

Program Leader: Elizabeth Vierling
Email: vierling@biochem.umass.edu

Office Manager: Sarah Czerwonka
Email: s.czerwonka@umass.edu
Phone: (413) 545-4408

Program Coordinators:

Sarah Czerwonka
Email: sczerwonka@mcb.umass.edu
Phone: (413) 545-4408

Maggie DeGregorio
Email: mdegregorio@umass.edu
Phone: (413) 545-2046

PB Mailing Address:
204C French Hall
University of Massachusetts Amherst
230 Stockbridge Road
Amherst, MA 01003-9316

PB Email: pb@bio.umass.edu

Name Contact Information
Lynn Adler

Professor, Biology

102D Fernald Hall

Ahmed Gameel Meselhy Ali

PhD Graduate Student

Paige Laboratory

Elisha Allan–Perkins

PhD candidate

220 Paige Laboratory

Kelly Allen

MS graduate student

107B Fernald Hall

Peter Alpert

Professor, Biology

Room 100A, Clark Hall

Wesley Autio

Director, Stockbridge School of Agriculture and Professor

205 Paige Laboratory

Anne Averill

Professor, Environmental Conservation

Room 301A, Holdsworth Hall

Allen Barker

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Room 202, Bowditch hall

Madelaine Bartlett

Assistant Professor, Biology

374B Morrill IV South

CJ Bascom

PhD graduate student

375 Morrill IV South

Tobias Baskin

Professor, Biology

375F Morrill IV South

Rachael Bernstein

PhD graduate student

302 Paige Lab

Magdalena Bezanilla

Professor, Biology

375D Morrill IV South

Prasanta Bhowmik

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

18 Stockbridge Hall

Rebecca Brennan

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations

Ana Caicedo

Associate Professor, Biology

Room N425, Life Sciences Laboratories

David Chan Rodriguez

PhD graduate student

374 Morrill IV South

Mingqin Chang

PhD Graduate Student

375 Morrill IV South

Xiaohang Cheng

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations

Alice Cheung

Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LGRT 1226

Daniel R. Cooley

Professor of Plant Pathology, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

315 Paige Laboratory

Josh Coomey

PhD graduate student

N440D Life Sciences Laboratory

Lyle Craker

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Stockbridge 12A

Michelle DaCosta

Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

310 Paige Laboratory

Greg DeIulio

PhD graduate student

Life Sciences Laboratory

Scott Ebdon

Stockbridge School of Agriculture

415 Paige Laboratory

Aaron Ellison

Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Forest, Harvard University

Adj. Res. Professor of Biology, UMass

Harvard Forest, 324 Main Street, Petersham, MA

Julie Stultz Fine

MS graduate student

Bowditch Hall 107

Ian Gillis

PhD graduate student

Off campus, fall 2015

Samantha Glaze–Corcoran

PhD graduate student

107 Bowditch Hall

Robbie Green

Fifth year MS student

Paige Laboratories

Huiyuan Guo

PhD graduate student

Paige Laboratory

Susan Han

Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

102B Fernald Hall

Masoud Hashemi

Extension Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Bowditch 207

Sam Hazen

Associate Professor, Biology

LSL N427 

Peter Hepler

Emeritus Professor, Biology

120 Morrill III South

Miriam Hernandez Romero

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations

Martha Hoopes

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, Mount Holyoke College

214 Clapp, Mount Holyoke College

Zhongyun Huang

PhD graduate student

 N426 Life Sciences Laboratory

Jeeyon Jeong

Assistant Professor, Biology, Amherst College

326 McGuire Life Sciences Building, Amherst College

Peter Jeranyama

Assistant Professor, Cranberry Experiment Station

Cranberry Experiment Station, E. Wareham, MA

Geunhwa Jung

Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

206 Paige Laboratory

Marco Keiluweit

Assistant Professor of Soils and the Environment, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Paige Laboratory 411 (office) and 408 (lab)

Harry Klein

PhD graduate student

374 Morrill IV South

Rakesh Kumar

PhD graduate student

374 Morrill IV South

Joohyun Lee

Research Assistant Professor, Biology

Life Sciences Laboratory, N467

Jefferson Lu

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations

Li–Jun Ma

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL N433

Jarrett Man

PhD graduate student

374 Morrill IV South

Frank Mangan

Extension Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

416 Paige Laboratory

Ian McCahill

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations

Jill Miller

Associate Professor of Biology, Amherst College

224 McGuire Life Sciences Building, Amherst College

Jennifer Normanly

Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL N563

Om Parkash

Associate Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

318 Paige Laboratory

Sandra Romero Gamboa

PhD graduate student

N440 Life Sciences Laboratory

Sergey Savinov

Extension Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL 565

Tristram Seidler

Extension Assistant Professor, Biology

401B Morrill Science Center

Ryan Shepard

PhD graduate student

Paige Laboratory

Kristina Stinson

Assistant Professor, Environmental Conservation

217 Holdsworth

Christina Stonoha

PhD graduate student

Life Sciences Laboratory

Adam Trautwig

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations, Stinson Lab

Ludmila Tyler

Lecturer, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL N463

Kathryn Vescio

PhD graduate student

N452 Life Sciences Laboratory

Elizabeth Vierling

Distinguished Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL N329

Elsbeth Walker

Gilgut Professor, Biology (sabbatical fall 16)

374C Morrill IV South

Dong Wang

Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

LSL N429

Rob Wick

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Fernald 111

Lawrence Winship

Professor of Botany, School of Natural Science, Hampshire College

Cole Science Center 101, Hampshire College

Caroline Wise

MS graduate student

107 Bowditch Hall

Baoshan Xing

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

410 Paige Laboratory

Altynay Zhanayeva

Fulbright MS graduate student

N426 Life Sciences Laboratory

Thompson Zhang

Fifth year MS student

374 Morrill IV South

Maura Zimmermann

PhD Graduate Student

PhD rotations