Current and Recent Lab Members

 
 

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Hazel L. Sive, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
sive at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.8242

 

Hazel Sive is Professor of Biology at MIT, Member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Associate Member of the Broad Institute and a MacVicar Faculty Fellow. She received the B.Sc. Hons. from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and the Ph.D. from Rockefeller University. Her research focuses on fundamental processes and disorders underlying brain and craniofacial development. She leads the Working Group on Neural Disorders for the Zebrafish Disease Models Society. She is committed to communicating to the powerful contributions that scientific research makes to human health and society.

Dr. Sive also focuses on education and training. She teaches Introductory Biology to undergraduates and Developmental Biology to graduate students. She is former Associate Dean of Science with oversight for diversity and education. Dr. Sive is presently Chair of the Committee on Student Life, Chair of the Faculty Postdoc Advisory Committee and co-Chair of the MITx Faculty Advisory Committee. She is Founding Director of the MIT-South Africa Program and Founding Coordinator of the MIT-AFRICA Initiative. Dr. Sive is particularly interested in higher education, and the evolving role of faculty in teaching.

 

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Heather Ferguson
Admin. Lab Manager
ferguson at wi dot mit dot edu 
617.258.5671

 
 

Current  |  Alumni

 
 
 

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Isabel Brachmann
Postdoctoral Associate
brachman at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.6587

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Cas Bresilla
Technical Associate
cas@wi.mit.edu
617.258.6587

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Brad Carter
Postdoctoral Associate
bscarter at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Justin Chen
Research Assistant
juchen at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.6587

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Christian Cortes-Campos
Postdoctoral Associate
ccortes at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Ryann Fame
Postdoctoral Associate
rmfame at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Laura Jacox
Research Assistant 
ljacox at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Harlin Lemus
Animal Caretaker
lemus at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.6587

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Jasmine McCammon
Postdoctoral Associate
mccammon at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Olivier Paugois
Technical Assistant
paugois at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Hugo Perdomo
Animal Caretaker
hperdomo at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.6587

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Francesca Saldanha
Research Assistant 
saldanha at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

UROPs

 
 
 

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Emma Chaloux-Pinette
emmacp at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Chelsea Chen
xiaochen at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Alex Hong
alexhong at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.5200

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Margaret Okobi
maokobi at wi dot mit dot edu
617.258.6587