Current Lab Members

Jeffrey M. Kidd, Ph.D.  

Associate Professor

Human Genetics and Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics

email: jmkidd@umich.edu

phone: 734-764-6922

Sarah Emery

Lab Manager

email: sbherman@umich.edu

phone: 734-763-7083

Laura Kirby, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Human Genetics

email: kirbyle@umich.edu

phone: 734-763-7083

Andromeda Veach

M.S. Student

Human Genetics

email: veachand@umich.edu

phone: 734-763-7083

Matthew Blacksmith

PIBS Rotation Student

email: blacksmi@umich.edu

phone: 734-763-7083

Former Lab Members


Graduate Students

Shiya Song, Ph.D.

Veronica Behrens, M.S.

Axel Martin, M.S.

Katherine Hoffman, M.S.

Rennan Moreira (visiting PhD student)

Feichen Shen, Ph.D.

Jing Li (visiting PhD student)


Postdoctoral Fellows

Sen Gao, Ph.D.

Matthew Oetjens, Ph.D.

Amanda Pendleton, Ph.D.

Julia H. Wildschutte, Ph.D.


Research Staff

Dorina Twigg        

Ela Sliwerska

Bridget Myers

Lauren O’Connor

Angela Taravella


Undergraduate Researchers

Alayna Baron

Nikki Diroff

Stefan Sirakov

David Read

Anna Cheong


PIBS Rotation Students

Alex Smith                 

Brittany Nelson            

Sai Chen                

Zhengting Zou            

Owen Funk

Li Guan

Kevin Hu

Torrin McDonald

Friends of the Lab

Shengcheng Dong