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

Shannon Allen

Shannon Allen


PhD Student
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Johannetsy Avillan

Johannetsy Avillan


PhD Student
Advisor: Doug Call

Elizabeth Campbell

Elizabeth Campbell


PhD Student
Advisor: Jean Celli

Alexis Cotto-Rosario

Alexis Cotto-Rosario


PhD Student
Advisor: Jean Celli

Sedelia Dominguez

Sedelia Dominguez


Graduate Student
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Amanda Foreman

Amanda Foreman


PhD Student
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Duncan Ithinji

Duncan Ithinji


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Tom Kawula

Katelin Jackson

Katelin Jackson


PhD Student
Advisor: Eric Lofgren

Athena Lemon

Athena Lemon


MS Student
Advisor: Viveka Vadyvaloo

Ahmed Lugelo

Ahmed Lugelo


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Felix Lankester

Cameron Mandel

Cameron Mandel


PhD Student
Advisor: Anders Omsland

Matthew Mietchen

Matthew Mietchen


PhD Student
Advisor: Eric Lofgren

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Mark Nanyingi


PhD Candidate @University of Nairobi
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

Leonard Nderitu

Leonard Nderitu


PhD Student
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

Brittany O'Keeffe

Brittany O'Keeffe


PhD Student
Advisor: Leigh Knodler

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Elkanah Otiang


PhD – University of Nairobi
Advisor: Samuel Thumbi Mwangi

Savannah Sanchez

Savannah Sanchez


Graduate Student
Advisor: Anders Omsland

George Semango

George Semango


PhD Candidate
Advisor: Felix Lankester

Amelia Silva

Amelia Silva


PhD Student
Advisor: Viveka Vadyvaloo

Kaitlin Witherell

Kaitlin Witherell


PhD Student
Advisor: Doug Call