Past Members

  • Alessandra Castaldi, Ph.D - Co-Vice Chair of Communications (2015-2016)

    Alessandra Castaldi, Ph.D - Co-Vice Chair of Communications (2015-2016)

  • Amanda Moore, PhD - Chair of the Postdoctoral Association (2016)

    Amanda Moore, PhD - Chair of the Postdoctoral Association (2016)

    Transitioned to Sr Scientist at Genia Technologies (2017)
  • Yaping Zhang, PhD - Vice Chair of Exposure to Industry Program (2016)

    Yaping Zhang, PhD - Vice Chair of Exposure to Industry Program (2016)

  • Gizelle Anzures, PhD - Campus-wide Committee Representative for Child Care Oversight Committee (2014-2015)

    Gizelle Anzures, PhD - Campus-wide Committee Representative for Child Care Oversight Committee (2014-2015)

    Transitioned to Faculty at Florida Atlantic University.
  • Peter Tufar, Ph.D. - Science Sustainability Postdoc Representative (2014-2016)

    Peter Tufar, Ph.D. - Science Sustainability Postdoc Representative (2014-2016)

    Transitioned to Process Specialist at GSK Vaccines (2016)
  • Evelyn Walenta, PhD - Vice Chair of Career Development Programs (2015-2016)

    Evelyn Walenta, PhD - Vice Chair of Career Development Programs (2015-2016)

    Transitioned to Clinical Research Associate at QuintilesIMS (2016).
  • Lucile Ryckebusch, PhD - Vice Chair of Exposure to Industry Program (2015)

    Lucile Ryckebusch, PhD - Vice Chair of Exposure to Industry Program (2015)

    Transitioned to Scientist, Translational Genetics at Millennium Health (2016).
  • Matthew Riopel, PhD - Co-Vice Chair of Community Engagement (2015)

    Matthew Riopel, PhD - Co-Vice Chair of Community Engagement (2015)

  • Nimish Khanna, PhD - Co-Vice Chair of Community Engagement (2015)

    Nimish Khanna, PhD - Co-Vice Chair of Community Engagement (2015)

  • Marianna Zipeto, Ph.D - Vice Chair of External Relations and Finance (2014-2015)

    Marianna Zipeto, Ph.D - Vice Chair of External Relations and Finance (2014-2015)

    Transitioned to Study Director at Crown Bioscience, Inc., San Diego (2016).
  • Berenice Aguilar, Ph.D

    Berenice Aguilar, Ph.D

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles (2016).
  • Swati Naphade, Ph.D

    Swati Naphade, Ph.D

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at The Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato (2016).
  • Xiong (Sean) Zhang, Ph.D. - Vice Chair of EIP Program (2014-2015)

    Xiong (Sean) Zhang, Ph.D. - Vice Chair of EIP Program (2014-2015)

    Transitioned to Allele Biosciences, San Diego (2016) and McKinsey & Associates, San Francisco (2017).
  • Renee Killins, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Biological Sciences (2015)

    Renee Killins, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Biological Sciences (2015)

    Transitioned to Scientist at Epic Sciences, San Diego (2015).
  • Fred Beasley, Ph.D. - Event Coordinator (2014)

    Fred Beasley, Ph.D. - Event Coordinator (2014)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr), San Diego (2014).
  • Anjana Chandrasekhar, Ph.D. - Website Content Contributor (2014)

    Anjana Chandrasekhar, Ph.D. - Website Content Contributor (2014)

    Transitioned to Scientist at Millennium Health, San Diego (2014).
  • Ginny (Xindao) Hu, Ph.D. - Chair (2014)

    Ginny (Xindao) Hu, Ph.D. - Chair (2014)

    Transitioned to Regulatory Affairs Coordinator at Volcano Corporation, San Diego (2014).
  • Danielle John, Ph.D. (2014)

    Danielle John, Ph.D. (2014)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at University of California, Davis (2016).
  • Milos Lazic, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Social Programs & Co-Founder of UCSD Exposure to Industry Program

    Milos Lazic, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Social Programs & Co-Founder of UCSD Exposure to Industry Program

  • Devendra Mistry, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communications (2013)

    Devendra Mistry, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communications (2013)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at Celgene, San Diego (2014).
  • Alejandra Nieto, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Career Development Programs & Corporate Relations Officer of EIP Program (2013-2014)

    Transitioned to Scientist at F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Switzerland (2014).
  • Maria Noutsou, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of External Relations & Finance (2014)

    Maria Noutsou, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of External Relations & Finance (2014)

    Transitioned to Product Development/Technical Support Specialist at GenWay Biotech, San Diego (2015).
  • Aarti Ruparelia, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Finance (2013-2014)

    Aarti Ruparelia, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Finance (2013-2014)

    Transitioned to Associate Consultant at Deallus Consulting, London, England (2014).
  • Sheila Semaan, Ph.D. - Chair of Communication & Co-Founder of EIP Program (2012-2013)

    Sheila Semaan, Ph.D. - Chair of Communication & Co-Founder of EIP Program (2012-2013)

    Transitioned to Associate Product Manager at Biosearch Technologies, San Francisco (2013).
  • Astrid Karen Stoker, Ph.D. - Chair (2013-2014)

    Astrid Karen Stoker, Ph.D. - Chair (2013-2014)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Scholar at Mount Sinai, New York City (2014).
  • Kristen P. Tolson, Ph.D. - Chair of Networking and Outreach (2011-2013) & Vice-Chair of External Relations and Finance (2013-2014)

    Kristen P. Tolson, Ph.D. - Chair of Networking and Outreach (2011-2013) & Vice-Chair of External Relations and Finance (2013-2014)

  • Payam Aghsaee, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (2014 – 2015)

    Payam Aghsaee, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (2014 – 2015)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Fellow at IIHR, University of Iowa, Iowa City (2015).
  • Alexandra Bortnick, Ph.D. - Chair (2014-2015), Co-Chair of Communication (2013-2014)

    Alexandra Bortnick, Ph.D. - Chair (2014-2015), Co-Chair of Communication (2013-2014)

  • Davide Povero, Ph.D., Co-Vice Chair of Social Programs (2014)

    Davide Povero, Ph.D., Co-Vice Chair of Social Programs (2014)

  • Ann E. Lin, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of External Relations & Finance (2014)

    Ann E. Lin, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of External Relations & Finance (2014)

    Transitioned to Senior Scientist, Immunology, at BPS Bioscience Inc., San Diego (2015) 
  • Joana Galvao, Ph.D. - Vice Chair of Career Development Programs (2015)

    Joana Galvao, Ph.D. - Vice Chair of Career Development Programs (2015)

    Transitioned to Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University, Palo Alto (2016)
  • Kristen Dorsey, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Electrical and Computer Engineering (2014-2015)

    Kristen Dorsey, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Electrical and Computer Engineering (2014-2015)

    Transitioned to Assistant Professor of Engineering at Smith College, Boston (2015)

  • Conrad Rizal, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Center for Magnetic Resonance Research (2014-2015)

    Conrad Rizal, Ph.D. - Departmental Rep, Center for Magnetic Resonance Research (2014-2015)

     Transitioned to Research Scientist, Department of Physics at Baylor University, Texas (2016) 

  • Jamie Joseph, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communication (2014-2015)

    Jamie Joseph, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communication (2014-2015)

     

  • Sean Zeng, Ph.D. - Marketing Director (2014-2015)

    Sean Zeng, Ph.D. - Marketing Director (2014-2015)

    Transitioned to Consultant at WuXi AppTec, San Diego (2016).
  • Asma Khan, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communication (2014-2015)

    Asma Khan, Ph.D. - Co-Vice Chair of Communication (2014-2015)

     

  • Yvonne Hoang, Ph.D. - Co-Chair

    Yvonne Hoang, Ph.D. - Co-Chair

    Transitioned to Science Writer at Natera, San Francisco (2008).
  • Kirsten (McTavish) Curnow, Ph.D. - Co-Chair

    Kirsten (McTavish) Curnow, Ph.D. - Co-Chair

    Transitioned to Toxocologist, Givaudan, Cincinnati (2008).