Canman Lab Members

 
 
 Julie C. Canman, PhD  Principal Investigator

Julie C. Canman, PhD
Principal Investigator

Julie is the Principal Investigator of the lab.  She is originally from Wisconsin and completed her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin, her graduate work at the University of North Carolina, and her postdoctoral work at both the University of Oregon and the University of California at San Diego. She has received the NIH Director's New Innovator award (2011-2016) and the ASCB WICB Jr. Award for Excellence in Research (2017).

 
 Tim Davies, PhD   Postdoctoral Fellow

Tim Davies, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Tim is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Canman Lab. He received his B.A. in Zoology from Cambridge University in 2007 and his PhD in Biochemistry from Cambridge University in 2012. He was funded by the Charles H Revson Senior Fellowship in Biomedical Science (2015-2017). Tim is currently investigating cell-type specific differences in cytokinesis.

 
 Sophia M. Hirsch  Graduate Student

Sophia M. Hirsch
Graduate Student

Sophia is a graduate student in the Program in Genetics and Development. She received her B.A. in Biology from Washington University in St Louis in 2013.  Sophia is currently developing a novel optigenetic microscope system to spatially control protein function in vivo.

 
 Caroline Q. Connors  Graduate Student

Caroline Q. Connors
Graduate Student

Caroline is a graduate student in the Pathobiology & Molecular Medicine Program. She completed her undergraduate degree at Wesleyan University and her Master’s at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

 Eva Sophia Blake  Undergraduate Student, Columbia University

Eva Sophia Blake
Undergraduate Student, Columbia University

 

Former Canman Lab Members

Postdoctoral Fellows:
Sriramkumar (Ram) Sundaramoorthy, PhD (2013-2017; Currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at Regeneron, Inc.)

Graduate students:
Shawn Jordan, PhD (2010-2015; Currently a Medical Writer at AdMed, Inc)
Yelena Zhuravlev, PhD (2013-2017; Currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at Columbia University Medical Center)

Technicians:
Vandana Chand
Han Kim

International student interns:
Mert Gurcan, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School; Istanbul, Turkey. 
Dennis de Bakker, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.    
Jeroen van den Berg, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Undergraduate students:
Fallon Christina Jung, Columbia University
Kania Rimu, Barnard College
Benjamin Lesea-Pringle, Columbia University
Samrawit Solomon, Columbia University
Nancy Taylor Quinn, Columbia University
Carrie Walsh, Columbia University (Currently a medical student at Thomas Jefferson University)
Isaiah Malickal Thomas, Columbia University (Currently a medical student at Yale University)
Yhan E. Colon Iban Columbia University
Simone Alston, Columbia University
Adriana Sargu, Columbia University
Claire Hyae-In Seo, Columbia University
Natalia Romano Spica, Columbia University (Currently a MS student at Columbia)
Songkyu Oh, Columbia University
Jeremy Spencer Cohen, Columbia University
Amanda Leng Smith, Columbia University
Zhaoqi Li, Columbia University, SURF/Amgen Scholar (Currently a PhD student at MIT)
Jeffrey Cochran, Columbia University
Alana Ramjit, Columbia University
Meagan Rose Gamache, Columbia University (Currently at Slack)
Thomas Nguyen, Columbia University (Currently a PhD student at UCSF)
Kevin Xu, Columbia University (Currently a MD/MPH student at Icahn School of Medicine at  Mount Sinai)
Alejandro Gonzalez (Currently an analyst at J.P. Morgan)