Student Profiles

Graduate Students

Our graduate programs and the resources available to our postdoctoral team are unsurpassed. Our students come from the Immunology and Infectious Diseases, NIH Protein Biotechnology, and Interdisciplinary programs.
Graduate Training Programs
Research Opportunities

Johannetsy Avillan

Johannetsy Avillan


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Doug Call

Zoe Campbell

Zoe Campbell


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Tom Marsh/Guy Palmer

Alexis Cotto-Rosario

Alexis Cotto-Rosario


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Jean Celli

Sedelia Dominguez

Sedelia Dominguez


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Amanda Foreman

Amanda Foreman


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Duncan Ithinji

Duncan Ithinji


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Jessica Klein

Jessica Klein


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Leigh Knodler

Roberta Koku

Roberta Koku


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Susan Noh

Athena Lemon

Athena Lemon


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Viveka Vadyvaloo

Shao Lu

Shao Lu


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Doug Call

Ahmed Lugelo

Ahmed Lugelo


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Felix Lankester

Cameron Mandel, DVM

Cameron Mandel, DVM


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Anders Omsland

Matthew Mietchen

Matthew Mietchen


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Eric Lofgren

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Mark Nanyingi


PhD Candidate @University of Nairobi
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

Leonard Nderitu

Leonard Nderitu


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Kariuki Njenga

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Robert Ndungu


MSc Candidate@ London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

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Josephine Nekura


MSc – Jomo Kenyatta University
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

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Elkanah Otiang


PhD – University of Nairobi
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

Ashley Railey

Ashley Railey


PhD Candidate@ WSU & NM-AIST
Advisor: Tom Marsh/Guy Palmer

Savannah Sanchez

Savannah Sanchez


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Anders Omsland

George Semango

George Semango


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Felix Lankester

Amelia Silva

Amelia Silva


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Viveka Vadyvaloo

Erin Smith

Erin Smith


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Jean Celli

Eduardo Vallejo Esquerra

Eduardo Vallejo Esquerra


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Anders Omsland

Kaitlin Witherell

Kaitlin Witherell


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Doug Call