Lab Members

Petry Lab Group Photo

Principal Investigator

Sabine Petry
Sabine Petry
spetryATprinceton.edu

Research Interest: 
Molecular Architecture and Function of the Microtubule Cytoskeleton
Sabine Petry Biography »

Faculty Assistant

Matt Montondo
Matt Montondo
montondoATprinceton.edu
P (609) 258-2664

Postdoctoral Fellows

Xi Chen
Xi Chen
Associate Research Scholar, Molecular Biology
Ph.D., Chemistry and Chemical Biology
University of Louisiana Monroe
Brian Cook
Brian Cook
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Molecular Biology
Ph.D., Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of California, Davis
Ya Gai
Ya Gai
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Ph.D., Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Ph.D. Minor, Management Science and Engineering
Stanford University
Brian Mahon
Brian Mahon
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Molecular Biology
Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Florida
Mohammad Safari
Mohammad Safari
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Molecular Biology
Ph.D., Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Houston

Graduate Students

Raymundo Alfaro-Aco
Raymundo Alfaro-Aco
Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Princeton University
Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry
Swathmore College
Bernardo Gouveia
Bernardo Gouveia
Chemical and Biological Engineering Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.S. (High Honors), Chemical Engineering with a minor in Physics
University of California, Berkeley
Michael Rale
Michael Rale
Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.S., Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
University of California, Los Angeles
Brianna Romer
Brianna Romer
Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.S., Biology with minors in Chemistry and Bioinformatics
Ramapo College
Sagar Setru
Sagar Setru
Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.S., Physics
Yale University
ssetruATprinceton.edu
Akanksha Thawani
Akanksha Thawani
Chemical and Biological Engineering Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.Tech. (Honors), Chemical Engineering with Minor in Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India
Venecia Valdez
Venecia Valdez
Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Princeton University
B.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of California, Davis

Undergraduate Students

Natalia Brokate
Sarah Jun

Alumni

Postdoctoral Fellows

Jae-Gung Song
2014-2018
Jae-Gung Song
(Ph.D., University of Vienna) – now group leader at Novartis
Rachel Kadzick
2015-2018
Rachel Kadzick
(Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania), NIH post-doctoral fellow – now research associate at University of Chicago and Northwestern University

Graduate Students

Matthew King
Matthew King, *19
"Cue the Fireworks: Regulation of Branching Microtubule Nucleation"
Post-doctoral fellow with Prof. Rohit Pappu at Washington University in St. Louis

Research Specialist and Lab Technician

Victoria Crans
Victoria Crans
Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Princeton University

Senior Thesis Students:

2018-19

Jake Atkins (class of 2019, Molecular Biology major)

2017-18

Aparna Raghu (class of 2018, Molecular Biology major)

2016-17

Elbegduuren Erdenee (class of 2017, Molecular Biology major)

2015-16

Marina Nogueria (class of 2016, Molecular Biology major)

2014-15

David Octeau (class of 2015, Molecular Biology major)