Jiye Son
Doctoral Student (joined the group in April 2015, expected graduation date Spring 2019)
Ph.D. Program in Chemistry, The Graduate Center of CUNY, Brooklyn College, Advanced Science Research Center, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).
Co-Mentors:  Prof. Rein Ulijn (Director ASRC Nanoscience Initiative and Professor at Hunter College) and Prof. Dan Heller (MSKCC).
Major: 2014. B.S. in Chemistry, SUNY Stony  Brook University, 2012.
Awards:  The Tow Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship 2016.
Scientific Interest: Nanomaterials for biomedical applications
Languages spoken: English and Korean.
Hobbies: Relaxing, singing, traveling, reading, yoga, and enjoying good food and company.

 

Yaron Marciano
Doctoral Student (joined the group in June 2018, expected graduation date Spring 2022)
PhD Chemistry Program at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.
Co-Mentors:  Prof. Rein Ulijn (Director ASRC Nanoscience Initiative and Professor at Hunter College)
Language: English, Hebrew
Hobbies: Hiking, rock climbing, music

 

Dorjana Lika
Master student (joined the group in January 2019, expected graduation date Spring 2020)
MS in Chemistry at Brooklyn College
Bsc. in Chemistry
Scientific interest: Inorganic Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry
Language: English, Albanian, Italian
Hobbies: Traveling, Reading, Movies

 

 

Mike Cornejo                  
Research Assistant (since June 2018)
BSc. Chemistry, Brooklyn College, May 2018
Awards: Irving F. Shaw and Pauline K. Shaw Chemistry Scholarship (2017)
Scientific interests: Medicinal chemistry, drug resistance, toxicology and pharmacology.
Languages: English, Spanish
Hobbies: Running, nature, good coffee, and soccer.