Mirkin Group Alumni

Where Are They Now?

Professors

Boston University

  • Prof. Keith Brown (Assistant Professor)

 

Bradley University

  • Prof. Dean Campbell (Professor)

 

California Polytechnic State University

  • Prof. Peter Schwartz (Professor)

 

Carnegie Mellon University

  • Prof. Rongchao Jin (Professor)

 

Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

  • Prof. Daniel Maspoch Comamala (Associate Professor)

 

Chosun University

  • Prof. Jong Kuk Lim (Assistant Professor)

 

Chungju National University

  • Prof. Jung Hyurk Lim (Associate Professor)

 

Chungnam National University

  • Prof. Jungseok Heo (Associate Professor)

 

College of the Holy Cross

  • Prof. Joshua Farrell (Associate Professor)

 

Duke University

  • Prof. Anne Lazarides (Adjunct Professor)

 

Emory University

  • Prof. Khalid Salaita (Assistant Professor)

 

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)

  • Prof. Min Su Han (Associate Professor)

 

Hallym University

  • Prof. Hyojong Yoo (Assistant Professor)

 

Hannam University

  • Prof. Kuk Ro Yoon (Professor)

 

Harold Washington College

  • Prof. Thomas Higgins (Professor)

 

King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology

  • Prof. Ali Alhasan (Assistant Research Professor)

 

Kongju National University

  • Prof. Nak Hang Jang (Professor)

 

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

  • Prof. Sang Woo Han (Professor)

 

Korea University

  • Prof. Jae-Seung Lee (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. Hyo Jae Yoon (Assistant Professor)

 

Korea University Sejong Campus

  • Prof. Seongpil Hwang (Associate Professor)

 

Kyushu University

  • Prof. Tsuyohiko Fujigaya (Associate Professor)

 

Loyola University Chicago

  • Prof. Jacob Ciszek (Associate Professor)

 

Nanjing Tech University

  • Prof. Fengwei Huo (Professor)
  • Prof. Ling Huang (Professor)

 

Nanjing University Xianlin Campus

  • Prof. Jin Zhu (Professor)

 

Nanyang Technological University

  • Prof. Xiaodong Chen (Professor)
  • Prof. Can Xue (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. Hua Zhang (Professor)

 

National Taipei University of Technology

  • Prof. Yu-Hsu Chang (Associate Professor)

 

National University of Córdoba

  • Prof. Maria Laura Pedano (Assistant Professor)

 

National University of Singapore

  • Prof. Xiaogang Liu (Associate Professor)

 

New Jersey Institute of Technology

  • Prof. Xiaoyang Xu (Assistant Professor)

 

North Carolina State University

  • Prof. Albena Ivanisevic (Professor)

 

Northeastern University

  • Prof. Ming Su (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. Ke Zhang (Assistant Professor)

 

Northwestern University

  • Prof. Chad A. Mirkin (Professor, Director)
  • Prof. Andrew Lee (Research Assistant Professor)
  • Prof. Sarah Hurst Petrosko (Research Assistant Professor)
  • Prof. C. Shad Thaxton (Assistant Professor)

 

Pukyong National University

  • Prof. Jae-Won Jang (Assistant Professor)

 

Pusan National University

  • Prof. Sungwook Chung (Assistant Professor)

 

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

  • Prof. KiBum Lee (Professor)

 

RWTH Aachen University

  • Prof. Ulrich Simon (Professor)

 

Seoul National University

  • Prof. Jihyun An (Assistant Professor)
  • Prof. Seunghun Hong (Professor)
  • Prof. Jwa-Min Nam (Professor)

 

Shanghai Jiaotong University

  • Prof. Shouwo Guo (Professor)
  • Prof. Chuan Zhang (Assistant Professor)

 

Sogang University

  • Prof. Byung-Keun Oh (Professor)

 

Sookmyung Women’s University

  • Prof. Jung Su Park (Assistant Professor)

 

Sungkyunkwan University

  • Prof. Sungho Park (Associate Professor)

 

The City University of New York

  • Prof. Adam Braunschweig (Associate Professor)

 

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Prof. C. H. Jonathan Choi (Assistant Professor)

 

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Prof. Zijian Zheng (Associate Professor)

 

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

  • Prof. Lidong Qin (Assistant Professor)

 

The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • Prof. Neema Navai (Assistant Professor)

 

Universität Salzburg

  • Prof. Gilles Bourret (Assistant Professor)

 

University of California, Los Angeles

  • Prof. Clifton Shen (Assistant Professor)
  • Prof. Alex Spokoyny (Assistant Professor)

 

University of California – San Diego

  • Prof. Nathan Gianneschi (Associate Professor)

 

University of Connecticut

  • Prof. Jessica Rouge (Assistant Professor)

 

University of Delaware

  • Prof. Emily Day (Assistant Professor)

 

University of Florida

  • Prof. Yun-Wei Charles Cao (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. W. David Wei (Associate Professor)

 

University of Maryland

  • Prof. Yuhuang Wang (Associate Professor)

 

University of Minnesota

  • Prof. T. Andrew Taton (Professor)

 

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

  • Prof. Jian Zhang (Assistant Professor)

 

University of Pennsylvania

  • Prof. So-Jung Park (Associate Professor)

 

University of Pittsburgh

  • Prof. Jill Millstone (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. Nathaniel Rosi (Professor)

 

University of Toronto

  • Prof. Dwight Seferos (Associate Professor, Canada Research Chair)

 

University of Tsukuba

  • Prof. Junpei Kuwabara (Assistant Professor)

 

University of Virginia

  • Prof. Charles Machan (Assistant Professor)

 

University of Washington

  • Prof. David Ginger (Adjunct Professor)

 

University of Yonsei

  • Prof. Moonhyun Oh (Associate Professor)
  • Prof. Wooyoung Shim (Assistant Professor)

 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • Prof. Guoliang Liu (Assistant Professor)

 

Wesleyan University

  • Prof. Michelle Personick (Assistant Professor)

 

Yeungnam University

  • Prof. Seung Woo Lee (Assistant Professor)

Industry

AbbVie

  • Dr. Natalia Chernyak (Senior Scientist)

 

Air Products

  • Dr. You-Moon Jeon (Pr. Research Scientist)

 

Approva Consulting LLC

  • Dr. Dana Weinberger (Principal Consultant)

 

Aurasense

  • Dr. Weston Daniel (Director Program Management)
  • Dr. David Giljohann (Chief Executive Officer)
  • Dr. Pinal Patel (Analyst/Research Scientist)

 

BASF

  • Dr. Monica Guan (Professional Development Program)
  • Dr. Gabriella Metraux (Analytical Chemist)
  • Dr. Krishnan Pillai (Engineer)

 

Baxter

  • Dr. Alex Scott (Principal Engineer)

 

Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

  • Dr. Tiffany Halo (GRA Regional Regulatory Manager)

 

Bend Research Inc.

  • Dr. W. Brett Caldwell (Director of Formulation Science)

 

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Dr. Haley Hill (Deputy Director – Strategy, Planning and Management – Water, Sanitation and Hygiene)

 

Biogen

  • Dr. Resham Banga (Sr. Engineer)

 

The Boston Consulting Group

  • Dr. Bryan Mangelson (Project Leader)
  • Dr. Jessie Ku (Consultant)

 

Broad Institute

  • Dr. Christopher Mader (Group Leader)

 

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation

  • Dr. Daniel Clingerman (Research Scientist)

 

Cerulean Pharma Inc

  • Dr. Tiffany Halo (Research Scientist)

 

Chemours

  • Dr. Greg Mitchell (Coating Segment Manager)

 

Codify

  • Dr. Brian Herr (Product Strategy)

 

Croda Inc

  • Dr. Zhi Li ( Scientist)

 

Digital Specialty Chemicals Ltd

  • Dr. Leijun Hao (Process Development Manager)

 

Dow Chemical Co

  • Dr. Evelyn Auyeung (Senior Chemist)
  • Dr. Stacey Barnaby (Senior Scientist)
  • Dr. Rob Kennedy (Senior Research Chemist)
  • Dr. Mark Langille (Senior Scientist)
  • Dr. Alejo Lifschitz (Senior Scientist)
  • Dr. Mari Rosen (Senior Chemist)
  • Dr. Abrin Schmucker (Senior Chemist)
  • Dr. Keith Watson (VP, Corporate R&D)
  • Dr. Kaylie Young (Senior Chemist)
  • Dr. Zachary Kean (Senior Chemist)

 

DuPont

  • Dr. Alan Allgeier (Principal Investigator)
  • Dr. Savka Stoeva (Research Investigator)

 

Exicure

  • Dr. Weston Daniel (Director Program Management)
  • Dr. David Giljohann (Chief Executive Officer)
  • Dr. Pinal Patel (Analyst/Research Scientist)

 

Exxon Mobil

  • Joshua Cutler (Senior Researcher)
  • Dan Eichelsdoerfer (Senior Researcher)
  • Christopher Oliveri (Synthetics Technology Section Supervisor)

 

Facebook HQ

  • Yu Zhou (Software Engineer)

 

Floodlight Training & Consulting

  • Kim McCumber (Founder & CEO)

 

Gamry Instruments Inc

  • Dr. Jacob Ketter (Instrumentation Chemist)

 

GrafTech International LTD

  • Dr. Robert A. Reynolds III (Global Director of Productive Development and Applied Technology)

 

Hospira Inc.

  • Dr. Matthew O’Brien (R&D Scientist)
  • Dr. Pratik Randeria (R&D Scientist)
  • Nick Savalia (Scientist)

 

Illumina

  • Dr. Timothy Merkel (Scientist)
  • Dr. Jeffrey Brodin (Scientist)

 

Intel Corporation

  • Dr. Kyle Osberg (Senior Process Engineer)

 

Jannsen, Johnson & Johnson

  • Dr. Joseph Kakkassery (Principal Engineer)

 

JMP Group

  • Dr. Andrew Prigodich (Biotechnology Equity Research Associate)

 

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

  • Dr. Martin Masar (Associate)

 

Kruss USA

  • Dr. Raymond Sanedrin (Application Manager))

 

LG Corporation

  • Dr. Youngjo Kim (Chemist)

 

Life Technologies Corporation

  • Emma Kate Payne Duimstra (Scientist III)

 

McKinsey & Company

  • Dr. Matthew Banholzer (Associate Principal)

 

Medtronic Inc

  • Dr. Kaimin Chen (Staff Scientist)
  • Dr. Robert Mucic (Process Engineering Manager-Sensor Research & Development)

 

Milliken & Co

  • Dr. Jinan Chai (Scientist)

 

MilliporeSigma

  • Dr. Xiaozhu Zhou (Materials Scientist)

 

NanoInk, Inc.

  • Dr. Sergey Rozhok (Research Scientist)
  • Dr. Raymond Sanedrin (Research Scientist)

 

NanoString Technologies, Inc.

  • Dr. James Storhoff (Product Development Scientist)

 

NuMat Technologies

  • Dr. William Morris (Senior Chemist)

 

Phillips 66

  • Dr. Alyssa Chinen (Associate Scientist)
  • Dr. Jose Mendez-Arroyo (Research Scientist)

 

PPG Industries Inc

  • Dr. Chad Shade (Research Chemist)
  • Dr. Ryan Thaner (Research Chemist)

 

Procured, Inc.

  • Allison Wu (Product Management Analyst)

 

Protiviti Chicago

  • Dr. Daniel Park (Senior Consultant)

 

RA Capital Management

  • Dr. Andrew Senesi (Associate)

 

Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP

  • Dr. Matthew Massich (Technical Advisor)

 

Royal Dutch Shell

  • Dr. Max Ovchinnikov (Senior Research Chemist)

 

SAMDI Tech Inc

  • Dr. Adam Eisenberg (Scientist)

 

Samsung Fine Chemicals

  • Dr. Dong Woo Kim (Senior Engineer)

 

Sanofi Asia

  • Dr. Dan Zheng (Senior Business Development Manager)

 

Stepan Co

  • Dr. Aaron Brown (Global Strategy and Technical Director)
  • Dr. Michael Wiester (Senior Research Chemist)

 

Treacy & Company

  • Dr. William Briley (Consultant)

 

UOP

  • Dr. Feng Xu (Senior Specialist)

 

Washington Biotechnology

  • Dr. Linette Demers (Vice President, Commercialization) )

 

ZS Associates

  • Dr. Shu He (Associate Consultant)
  • Dr. Dan Zheng (Associate Consultant)

Postdocs

Harvard

  • Dr. Xing Liao
  • Dr. Tuncay Ozel
  • Dr. Mohammad Shahjamali
  • Dr. Youngeun Kim

 

Koch Institute at MIT

  • Dr. Liangliang Hao

 

Stanford University

  • Dr. Louise Giam

 

University of California, Berkeley

  • Dr. Matthew Jones
  • Dr. Mike McGuirk
  • Dr. Mike Ross

 

University of California, San Diego

  • Dr. Andrea Luthi