Banfield Laboratory

University of California, Berkeley

Meet our team

Jill Banfield

Research Staff

Shufei Lei

Bioinformatics

Rohan Sachdeva

Bioinformatics, Biology

Spencer Diamond

Associate Project Scientist

Jordan Hoff

Lab Manager

Postdocs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Joint Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Graduate Students

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Joint Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Joint Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Some Collaborators

Professor Univ of Capetown, South Africa

Asst Prof of Surgery, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Professor, Standford School of Medicine

Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Ben Gilbert

Jochen Brocks

Robert Hettich

Staff Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Associate Professor, Australian National University

Senior Research Staff, Oak Ridge National Lab

Former Graduate Students

Alex Crits-Christoph

Graduate Student

Patrick West

Postdoctoral Fellow

Cole Rainey

Graduate student

Matt Olm

Postdoc, Stanford

Sumayah Rahman

Data Scientist, Apple

Allison Sharrar

Research Associate, Acrigen Biosciences

Tyler Arbour

Postdoc,

Belgium

Brandon "Bubba" Brooks

Computational Biologist, Kaleido

Chris Brown

Metagenomi

 

Postdoc, UC Berkeley

Instructor

Helix Corporation

Postdoc,

UC Davis

Scientific Engineering Associate,

ALS

Postdoc, Pacific Northwest National Lab

Whole Biome Corporation

Postdoc, Stanford University

Postdoc, Stanford University

Assistant Professor,

UC Davis

Alexis Yelton

Lead Data Scientist,

TiVo

Claudia Jones

Corporate Strategy Manager, Intuit

Karelyn Cruz

Scientist, USAID

Chris Belnap

Senior Scientist, Taxon Biosciences

Ken Williams

Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Carmen Goodell

Clara Chan

Lis Green

John Moreau

Gene Tyson

TBA

Associate Professor, University of Delaware

Geologist, Maryland Dept of the Environment

Associate Professor, Melbourne University

Associate Professor, University of Queensland

Josh Kearns

Michael Finnegan

Ian Lo

Bo Hu

Greg Druschel

Ph.D. student

High School Science teaching specialist

Consultant, San Francisco

General Electric, China

Associate Professor, Indian Univeristy - Purdue Univeristy

Yohey Suzuki

Jeffrey Brownson

Tom Gihring

Tadashi Yokoyama

Anne Taunton

Associate Professor, Univeristy of Tokyo

Associate Professor, Penn State

UW Madison Hospital

Assistant Professor, Osaka University

Instructor, Nursing Science

Magui Cardona

Katrina Edwards

Scott Sitzman

Teresa Rodgers

R. Lee Penn

TBA

Professor, USC

In Memorium

Oxford Instruments

TBA

Professor,

University of Minnesota

Amy Gribb

Science writer, Madison

Former Postdocs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow, Standford

Scientist, One Codex

Research Scientist, Genoscope

Scientist, LBNL

Research Scientist, Sound Agriculture

Scientist, Cinder Bio

Scientist at Metagenomi

Postdoctoral Fellow

Senior Scientist, Ribbon Biolabs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Assistant Professor, UC Davis

David "Dudu" Burstein

Assistant Professor,

Tel Aviv University

Karthik Anantharaman

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Christian Sieber

Whole Biome Corporation

Alexander Probst

Assistant Professor,

University of Duisburg-Essen

Cristina Butterfield

Research Scientist, Second Genome

Chantel Tester

Scientist,

DuPont Corporation

Hengzhong Zhang

Professor,

HP Star

Laura Hug

Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo

Tali Sadka

Day Two Corporation

Itai Sharon

Assistant Professor, MIGAL Research Institute

Assistant Professory, University of Colarado, Denver

Researcher, University of Trondheim, Norway

Postdoc, Technical University of Denmark

Assistant Professor,

University of Wyoming

Assistant Professor, University of Delaware

Scientist,

 DOE Joint Genome Institute

Assistant Professor, Ohio State University

Rutherford Fellow,

University of Aukland

Assistant Professor, University of Colorado, Denver

Ryan Mueller

Assistant Professor, Oregon State University

Vincent Denef

Assistant Professor, University of Michigan

Chalita Thanyakoop

Academic Officer, IPST

Curt Fischer

Head of Metabolic Chemistry Analysis Center, Stanford

Knud Dideriksen

Nano-Science Centre, Copenhagen University

Paul Wilmes

Sheri Simmons

Linda Kalnejais

Bin Chen

Dino Spagnoli

Assistant Professor, University of Luxembourg

Senior Scientist,

Seres  Therapeutics, Inc.

Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire

Professor,

HP Star

Postdoc, Curtin University

Greg Dick

Asmeret Berhe

Mike Wilkins

Blake Suttle

Anders Andersson

Associate Professor, University of Michigan

Associate Professor, University of California

Assistant Professor, Ohio State University

Assistant Professor, Imperial College, London

Associate Professor,

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Anna Rosling

Rachel Whitaker

Katherine Dunphy Guzman

Qusheng Jin

Rachna Ram

Associate Professor, Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Sweden

Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Scientist, Sandia National Lab

Associate Professor, University of Oregon

Intellectual Property Analyst, EBI, UC Berkeley

Judith Flanagan

Adjunct Assistant Professor, UCSF

Eric Allen

Associate Professor, Scripps, UC San Diego

Mike Zach

Associate Professor, U of Wisconsin, Stevens Point

Young Do

TBA

Chris Kim

Associate Professor, Chapman University

Javiera Cervini Silva

Ben Gilbert

Forrest (Feng) Huang

Jenn Macalady

Phil Hugenholtz

Associate Professor, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

Staff Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Professor, Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Acadamy of Sciences

Associate Professor, Penn State

Professor, University of Queensland

Matthias Labrenz

Maria Nesterova

Dave Fowle

Dawn Janney

Larry Croft

Professor, Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research

TBA

Professor, Kansas University

TBA

Research scientist, University of Copenhagen

Susan Welch

Philip Bond

Research scientist, Ohio State University

Professor,

University of Queensland

Former Staff

Lily Law

Lab Manager, Masters Student SJSU

Allison Sharrar

Research Associate, Acrigen Biosciences

Kate Lane

Graduate student, UC Davis

Brian Thomas

Bioinformatics, Biology

Audra Devoto

Research  Assistant

Lab Manager

Susan Spaulding

Staff Research Associate

Kyle Frischkorn

Lab Manager

David McGrath

Staff Research Associate

Sean Mullin

Andrea Singh

Bioinformatics

Ken-ichi Ueda

Vega Shah

PhD student, University of Washington

Brett Baker

PhD student, University of Michigan

Bill Barker

Associate Dean, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jonathan Giska

Former Visitors

Livia Moura

Graduate Student

Tom Hessler

Graduate Student, Harrison Lab

Yuki Amano

Former Visitor

Patrick Munk

Former Visitor

Cathrine Frandsen

Former Visitor

Michael Thelen

Yutaka Kawarabayasi

Junji. Akai

Cheryl Young

Former Visitor

Former Visitor

Former Visitor

Former Visitor

Former Undergraduate Researchers

Sophia Riemer

Patrick Northey

Artin Au-Yeung

Karina Soenjoyo

Robert Butler

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Michelle Lutz

Anne Skatvold

Steve Smriga

Cara Santelli

Chris Van der Ven

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Matt Schrenk

Heather Henkel

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Former Undergraduate Researcher

Some others

Seth Lindberg

Molly McGuire

Steve Higgins

T. Murakami

Massimo Nespolo

T. Kogure

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