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Hnasko Lab Team

Principal Investigator

Thomas Hnasko, Ph.D.

Thomas Hnasko, Ph.D.

Tom Hnasko received his Ph.D. in Neurobiology & Behavior from the University of Washington in 2006 for his thesis work in the laboratory of Richard Palmiter. He continued his studies as a postdoctoral fellow at UCSF in the lab of Robert Edwards, joining the Neurosciences faculty at UC San Diego in 2012.

Staff Research Associates

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W. Scott Conrad, BS
Biochemistry
UC Santa Cruz
Dina Dowlat, BS
Neuroscience
UCLA

Project Scientists

Lauren Faget Nick Hollon
Lauren Faget, PhD
Neuroscience
University of Strasbourg
BRF Young Investigator
Nick Hollon, PhD
Neuroscience
University of Washington

Postdoctoral Fellows

Shelley Warlow SARTHAK SINGHAL
Shelley Warlow
PhD Biopsychology
University of Michigan
NRSA F32 Fellow
Sarthak Singhal
PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Florida

 

Andrew Flores Lotfi Hadjas
Andrew Flores
PhD Physiological Sciences
University of Arizona
Lotfi Hadjas
PhD Neuroscience
University of Geneva

Graduate Students

Lucie Oriol
Lucie Oriol
Biomedical Sciences
UC San Diego

Undergrads & Interns

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Melody Chao
Neurobiology
UC San Diego
Sarah Uran
Neurobiology
UC San Diego

Alumni

Lab Managers

Nick Mauricio Alex Johnson Lizzie Souter
Nicholas Mauricio ​Alex Johnson Lizzie Souter

Graduate Students

Julie Bailly Ali Shenasa Navarre Gutierrez-Reed
Julie Bailly M. Ali Shenasa

Navarre Gutierrez-Reed

Xinyi Katherine Shen Katie Fife Cody Sargent
Xinyi Katherine Shen Katie Fife Cody Sargent

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Ji Hoon Yoo

​Ji Hoon Yoo

 Adam McPherson

Adam McPherson

Jon Heston

Jon Heston

Vivien Zell

Vivien Zell

Thomas Steinkellner

Thomas Steinkellner

Lulu Fernandez

Lulu Fernández

Rotation Students

Claire Geddes

Claire Geddes

​Melissa Galitano

​Melissa Galitano

​Michael Baughn

Michael Baughn

Shannan McClain

Shannan McClain

Eric Wang

Eric Wang

​Gokhan Senturk

​Gokhan Senturk

Bankole Aladesuyi

Bankole Aladesuyi

Sarah Ur

Sarah Ur

Alex Jones

Alex Jones

Norah Koblesky

Norah Koblesky

Conall Sauvey

Conall Sauvey

Sean Harvey

Sean Harvey

​Undergraduate Students & Interns

Johnathan Wu

Johnathan Wu

Reed Ressler

Reed Ressler

Jinyi (Jane) Duan

Jinyi (Jane) Duan

Michelle Tran

Michelle Tran

Nivedita Ramajayam

Nivedita Ramajayam

Maya Ellisman

Maya Ellisman

Laura Alarcon

Laura Alarcon

Tauni Kovacich

Tauni Kovacich

Alex Friedman

Alex Friedman

Mustafa Baqai

Mustafa Baqai

Nick Bavafa

Nick Bavafa

Cindy Punta

Cindy Punta

Surya Swaroop

Surya Swaroop

Wen-Chun Lee

Wen-Chun Lee

Athenea Aloiau

Athenea Aloiau

Evan Trop

Evan Trop

Aimee Aviles

Aimee Aviles

Sahara Rout

Sahara Rout