People of the Shaye Lab

Who we are, where we are from, who we root for in the World Cup

Dan Shaye

Assistant Professor

Dartmouth College – A.B. (Biochemistry)
Columbia University, Dept. of Genetics and Development – Ph.D.
Institut de Biologia Molecular de Barcelona – Postdoc
HHMI/Columbia University – Research Specialist

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Anthony Arena

Ph.D Student

DePaul University – B.S./M.S. (Chemistry)
DePaul University – Lab Manager/Adjunct Professor
Brandeis University – Research Technologist
NSF Graduate Research Fellow

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Julianna Escudero

Research Assistant

City Colleges of Chicago – C.N.A
Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society
UIC Biological Sciences Major
UIC Honors College
L@s Ganas Research Fellow

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Alison Kitajewski


New York University – B.A. (Economics)
Northwestern University – M.S. Data Science (in progress)ย 

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Lexie Socovich

Ph.D Student

University of Pittsburgh – B.S.


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Former Lab Members

  • Hoor Javed (undergraduate)
  • Federica Violi (undergraduate)
  • Priyanka Shukla (postdoc: 2018-19)