Lab Directory

Current Personnel

Chelsea Specht
Principal Investigator
Professor & Curator, UC/JEPS
Office: 510.642.5601
Lab: 510.642.6731
Postdoctoral Fellow
Chodon Sass
Postdoctoral Fellow
ARBOR postdoctoral researcher
Office: 510.642.6731
Graduate Student
Berkeley Fellow; Vlamis Research Fellow
Graduate Student
NSF Graduate Research Fellow; Chancellor's Fellow
Graduate Student
Chancellors Fellow; Hellman Graduate Fellow
Graduate Student
NSF Graduate Research Fellow; DS421 Doctoral Fellow
Researcher
Volunteer
Researcher
Research Scientist
Visiting Scientist
Professor
Undergraduate Researcher

Former Personnel

Heather Driscoll
Lab Manager
Currently: Research Faculty, Norwich University
Ana Almeida
Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, CSU-East Bay
Office: 510.642.6731
Postdoctoral Fellow
UC MEXUS Postdoctoral Fellow
Mary Guisinger
Postdoctoral Fellow
Postdoctoral Fellow
Visiting Scholar
Vincent Merckx
Postdoctoral Fellow
Currently: Research Fellow of the Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity (NCB Naturalis) at Leiden (NL)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Currently: Professor Metropolitan Autonomous University
Postdoctoral Fellow
Currently: Investigador Titular A in Plant Systematics and Biodiversity at the Instituto de Ecologia (INECOL) Patzcuaro, Michoacan.
Graduate Student
Currently: Professor of Botany at the Federal University of Santarém
Office: 510.642.6731
 Madelaine Bartlett
Graduate Student
Currently: Assistant Professor, UMASS Amherst Department of Biology
Gracie Martin
Graduate Student
Graduate Student
Kali Lader
Graduate Student
Office: 510.642.6731
Tanya Renner
Graduate Student
Currently: PERT postdoctoral fellow, University of Arizona
Stephen Yee
Graduate Student
Office: 510.642.6731
Roxana Yockteng
Researcher
Associate Specialist in Plant Evolution
Office: 510.642.5601
Technician
Currently: Graduate Student with Veronica DiStilio, University of Washington
Office: 510.642.6731
Technician
Laboratory Technician and Research Assistant
Lab Staff
Research Assistant & Lab Manager
Visiting Scientist
Miller Visiting Professor
Office: 5106425601
Wagner Campos Otoni
Visiting Scientist
Visiting Scientist
Visiting Researcher
Visiting Scientist
Visiting Undergraduate Researcher
Jennifer Bartlau
Undergraduate Researcher
Andrew Brown
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Running marathons and applying to med school
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR - MEB Honor's Degree 2016
Hillary Cooper
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Graduate Student at Arizona State University, NSF IGERT Fellow
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR
Office: 510.642.6731
Sara Frayley
Undergraduate Researcher
Claudia Garcia
Undergraduate Researcher
Office: N/A
Shalika Gupta
Undergraduate Researcher
Claudia Henriquez
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Graduate Student at Washington University, St. Louis
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: USC Medical School class of 2017
Julie Huston
Undergraduate Researcher
Christina Johnson
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Graduate Student at Miami University of Ohio
Esther Kim
Undergraduate Researcher
Office: N/A
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: aspiring plant morphologist...
Undergraduate Researcher
URAP
Laura Lagomarsino
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Graduate Student at Harvard University
Undergraduate Researcher
Irene Liao
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR - GPB Honor's and Departmental Citation 2010
Undergraduate Researcher
URAP - MCB Honor's Degree 2016
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR - GPB Honor's Degree 2016
Emily Markham
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR
Undergraduate Researcher
URAP & SURF/Rose Hill; Honor's
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR
Undergraduate Researcher
SPUR
Chris Sangster
Undergraduate Researcher
Stacey Shen
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: USC Medical School class of 2017
Sankar Sridaran
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Medical Student @ Case Western Reserve University
Sarah Starkey
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
Honor's MCB
Susana Torres
Undergraduate Researcher
Office: N/A
Yizhuo Wang
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Graduate Student in Public Health, Columbia University
Debra Wang
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: Research and quality control at BioRad
Amy Wray
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
Currently: on her way to Med School (class of 2017)
Amy Yu
Undergraduate Researcher
Undergraduate Researcher
URAP
Office: 510.642.6731
Undergraduate Researcher
SMART : GPB/IB 2017