People

Principal Investigator

Tim M. Bruns, Ph.D.

(734) 647-8727

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering.
Biointerfaces Institute core faculty.
Neuroscience Graduate Program faculty affiliate.

Staff

Eric Kennedy, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

March 2016 - Present
Senior Animal Technician

Ph.D. Graduate Students

Ahmad Asif A. Jiman, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2014 - Present
Ph.D. Student

Aileen Ouyang, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

November 2015 - Present
Ph.D. Student

Lauren Zimmerman, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2015 - Present
Ph.D. Student

Zachariah J. Sperry, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2014 - Present
Ph.D. Student

M.S. Graduate Students

Alex Mundorf

Biomedical Engineering

BS/MS Student - January 2017 - present

Undergraduate Students

Kora Dreffs

Emory University Neuroscience

May 2016 - Present
Undergraduate researcher

Micah Levy

Neuroscience

September 2016 - Present
Undergraduate Researcher

Nikolas Barrera

Biomedical Engineering

May - August 2017: IRACDA Summer Research Fellow
September 2017 - Present: UROP researcher

Sara Bender-Bier

Cell & Molecular Biology

September 2017 - Present
Undergraduate Researcher

Alumni

Abeer Khurram, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2014 - April 2015: MS Student May 2015 - Present: Research Associate

Anastasia K. Ostrowski, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - April 2017

Bashar Salah

Biomedical Engineering

Brij Patel

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - March 2014
Undergraduate Researcher

Chris Stephan, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

May 2014 - June 2017

Colin Mahar

Engineering Physics

May 2015 - June 2016

Dhara Patel

Biomedical Engineering

Sept. 2016 - April 2017: undergraduate researcher

Grant Kulik

Mechanical Engineering

November 2015 - April 2017 - Student researcher

Henry Hilow, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2016 - April 2017: M.S. Researcher

Indie C. Rice

Biomedical Engineering

May 2015 - June 2017

John Bentley, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - April 2015
Graduate student, Research Associate

John Bernabei

Duke University Biomedical Engineering

May 2014 - August 2014
Summer Undergraduate Researcher

Kaile J. Bennett

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - February 2016
Senior Animal Technician

Kate Finn

Hope College Engineering

SROP summer researcher June 2017-July 2017

Kathryn Mirandette

Biomedical Engineering

September 2014 - April 2015
UROP student

Matt Biggers, M.S.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - December 2014
Graduate Student

Megan Parsons

Biomedical Engineering

Michelle Frazer

Neuroscience

September 2014 - December 2014
Rotating Neuroscience Ph.D. Student

Mithara Kaluarachchi

High School (CA) Intern

June 2017 - High School (CA) Intern

Neil Khandwala

Biomedical Engineering

January 2016 - July 2016

Sam Kim

Biomedical Engineering

May 2017 - July 2017

Seth Ringel

Biomedical Engineering

August 2015 - December 2015
Rotating BME PhD Student

Shani E. Ross, Ph.D.

Biomedical Engineering

September 2013 - February 2017 - Postdoctoral scholar

Swetha Reddi

Biomedical Engineering

June 2015 - August 2015
Summer Undergraduate Researcher

Tess Bradley

Biomedical Engineering

June 2016 - August 2016 SURE

Yibai Hao

Biomedical Engineering

November 2015 - April 2016
Research Associate

Zach Ricca

Brown University Biomedical Engineering

June 2016 - July 2016