Members

 

Current Members

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Tania Betancourt, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Associate Professor, Materials Science, Engineering, and
Commercialization Program
Tania.Betancourt@txstate.edu


PhD Students

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Carol Ellis-Terrell, Ph.D. candidate in Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization Program

 

 

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Niloofar Heshmati, Ph.D. student in Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization Program

 

 


MS Students

Madeline Huff

 

Madeline Huff, BS and MS Biochemistry (expected ’18)

 

 

 


Undergraduate Students

Collin Bryant, BS Biochemistry

Juan Castillo

 

Juan Castillo, BS Biology

 

 

 


FORMER GRADUATE STUDENTS 

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Tugba Yildiz, Ph.D. Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization Program (’15), Currently at University of Minnessotta.

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Travis Cantu, Ph.D. Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization Program (’15), Currently at Futurrex, Inc.
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Renato Samuel (Sam) Navarro, MS Chemistry (’14), currently a doctoral candidate in biomedical engineering at the University of Michigan.

Robert K. Danso, Biochemistry (MS), currently in doctoral candidate in biomedical engineering at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

 

 

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Cally Moore, MS Biochemistry

Christopher Munoz, MS student, Biochemistry

Shyam Prasad, MS student, Computer Science

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Michael Marks, Ph.D. (former postdoctoral researcher), currently research investigator, Process Engineer at International Flavors and Fragrances

 

 

 

 


FORMER UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Gabriela Herrera

Laura Anaya

Taryn Olivas

Gione Retana

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Jose (Joe) Dominguez; BS Biochemistry (expected ’16)

 

 

 

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Kyle Walsh; BS Biochemistry (’15), currently at Luminex.

 

 

 

Ron Hall; BS Biochemistry (’16), currently a Ph.D. student in biomedical engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas.

Zachary Goddard; BS Computer Science (’16)

Jamie McKinzie; BS Biochemistry (’14), currently a graduate student in bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Eugenia Barnes; BS Geography (’14)

 

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Casey Hamon; BS Chemistry (’12)

 

 

 

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Ryan Richter; B.S. Biology (’12)

 

 

 

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Sarah Warren; B.S. Biochemistry (’12)

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Laison Nguyen; B.S. Biology (’13)
Currently a vet student, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University

 

 

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Bradley Rodier, B.S. Biochemistry (’13)
Ph.D. Student, Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University

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Currently in medical school

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David Oakland; Biochemistry

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John McFarland, B.S. Biochemistry (’12)

 

 

 

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Kirsten Carbonaro, B.S. Biology (’12)

Jeffrey Moore; BS Biochemistry
Kole Knutson; Undergraduate student in biology

Former REU Students

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Katie Beaven; Chemical Engineering – University of Kentucky

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Khaled Abdelrahman; Bioengineering – University of Pittsburg


Former High School Student Researchers

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Sarah Mitchell
New Braunfels High School