Lab Leader

Janet Smith

Janet Smith, Ph.D.

Associate Institute Director, Rita Willis Professor of the Life Sciences and Center for Structural Biology Faculty Director, U-M Life Sciences Institute
Martha L. Ludwig Distinguished University Professor of Biological Chemistry, U-M Medical School

Lab Manager

Jamie Konwerski

Jamie Konwerski (she/her/hers)

Research Laboratory Specialist

Research-Track Faculty

David Akey

David L. Akey, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Nicholas Bockhaus

Nicholas Bockhaus

Graduate Student, Biological Chemistry

Vishakha Choudhary

Graduate Student on Rotation

Anthony Frasier

Master's Student
Natalia Harris

Natalia Harris

Graduate Student, Biological Chemistry
Yihua Li

Yihua Li

Graduate Student, Biophysics

Junyao Ma

Master's Student
Tyler McCullough

Tyler McCullough

Graduate Student, Biological Chemistry
Michael Rankin

Michael Rankin

Graduate Student, Biological Chemistry
Zoe Yeoh

Zoe Yeoh

Graduate Student, Biological Chemistry

Undergraduate Students

Najeeb Baig

Undergraduate Volunteer

Leeam Baldridge

Undergraduate Volunteer

Anya Dhar

Undergraduate Student

Xunkun Liu

Undergraduate Student
Rosen Fellow

Administrative Staff

Mindy Mackey

Mindy Mackey

Faculty Support Supervisor
Supporting: Managing Director Anna Schork, Associate Institute Director Janet Smith and faculty member Vivian Cheung