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Principle Investigator

Hong Ji, hgji@ucdavis.edu (faculty profile)

Education and Training

  • 2002, BS, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
  • 2007, PhD, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • 2011, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Academic Positions

  • 2011-2017, Assistant professor, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • 2017-2018, Associate professor, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • 2018-present, Assistant professor, Tenure track, University of California, Davis, CA

Lab Members

Anthony Brown, Bioinformatic programmer

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sweeney Elston, Senior research associate

 

Stephanie Henson, Graduate student

 

Steven Palomares-Mymala, Junior specialist

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mahed Islam, Undergraduate researcher

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jiayi (Jacie) Cheng, Undergraduate researcher

 

 

 

Ritz Harley Tolentino, Undergraduate researcher

Sukanya Chandrasekaran, Undergraduate researcher

Lab alumni

Tao Zhu, Postdoc researcher

Lucy Cai, Senior Research Associate, still works at UC Davis!

Chi Pham, Junior specialist, applying for medical school

Megan Phan, undergraduate researcher

Alexandra Piliotis, undergraduate researcher, currently in a Biotechnology master’s program at San Jose State University.

Rotation students:

  • 2021: Kelly Chau (IGG)
  • 2020: Jasmine Esparza (BMCDB), Max Shin (BMCDB), Keegan Malany (PTX)
  • 2019: Morgan Domanico (PTX), Julia Mouat (IGG)

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center:

  • Ashley Ulm, Research Assistant II/III, 2011-2015; Instructional Designer, University of New England
  • Hari Somineni, Research Assistant III, 2013-2015; PhD at Emory University (2015-2019); Statistical Geneticist.
  • Veda Yadagiri, Research Assistant III, 2015-2017
  • JD Burleson, Research Assistant II/III, 2015-2018
  • Dylan Siniard, Research Assistant III, 2017-2018
  • Summer students, including medical students, undergraduate and high school students: Elizabeth Harruff, Noelle Jurcak, Avery Sampson, Evan Baker

 

Assistant Professor Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Cell biology School of Veterinary Medicine University of California, Davis California National Primate Research Center Office: 530-754-0679 Email: hgji@ucdavis.edu