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Ling Qi, Ph.D. [CV | email]
B.S. Fudan University, 1997
Ph.D. University of Maryland, 2001
Postdoc fellow with
Carol Greider (JHU), 2001-2004
Marc Montminy (Salk), 2004-2007



Yewei Ji

Yewei Ji, Ph.D. [ email]
Start date: 11/2009
B.S. Chengdu U. of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Ph.D. Chongqing Medical University

Yewei is interested in inflammation in the liver and adipose tissues obesity and diabetes.


Haibo Sha, Ph.D. [ bio | email]
Start date: 10/2007
B.S. Nanjing University, 2002
Ph.D. Nanjing University, 2007

Haibo is interested in the interplay between unfolded protein response (UPR) and the development of obesity-induced insulin resistance, esp. adipogenesis and insulin signaling.




Iris Sun (BMCB Fall 2009) [ email]
Postdoctoral fellow, started 1/2015
B.S. Hong Kong University, 2009
Start date: 6/2010

GuojunGuojun Shi, Ph.D. [ email]
Start date: 10/2012
B.S. Hubei University
Ph.D. Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Geun Hyang Kim [ email]
Postdoctoral fellow, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, 1/2015
Ph.D. Korea University, 08/2011
B.S. Myongji University, 02/2002
Start date: 3/2015



Hana Kim

Hana Kim (Immunology Fall 2011) [ email]
B.S. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 2008
M.S. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 2011
Start date: 5/2012

Asmita Bhattacharya

Asmita Bhattacharya (GGD, Fall 2013) [ email]
B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 2012
Research Tech., Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, 2013
Start date: 5/2014


Erica Xin Shu (Nutrition, Fall 2014) [ email]
B.S.,. Cornell University, 2014
Start date: 8/2014


Somlo Diane Somlo [ email
Class of 2015 
College of Arts and Sciences 
Start Date 7/14/2015



Laurel Darragh [ email]
Class of 2017
College of Human Ecology


  • Robert Guber (2012-2015 undergraduate): Currently at NIH as researcher

  • Reilly Coch (2013-2014): Currently medical fellow at Duke University

  • Diana Mak: Class of 2013

  • Muhammad Panhwar: Weill Cornell Medical College at Qatar

  • Mahindra Mohan: Class of 2013

  • Xiao Qing Li: Class of 2013

  • Steven Ham: Class of 2013

  • Zhen Xue, Ph.D. (6/2009-12/2013)

  • Cindy Wang (2/2008-11/2013)

  • Liu Yang, Ph.D. (6/2009-8/2013)

  • Yin He, Ph.D. (6/2008-5/2013)

  • Hui Chen, Ph.D. (8/2007-5/2012 as research associate): Currently Technology Commercialization and Liaison Assistant at CCTEC

  • Sheng Xia, Ph.D. (2/2009-6/2011 as postdoc fellow): Currently Associate Prof at Jiangsu University, China

  • Anna Zenno (7/2007-6/2010 undergraduate): Currently at medical school at SUNY Stony Brook

  • Angela Lee