Awards, arrivals, and promotions

Congratulations to our latest award winner:

Gregory M. Alushin has been chosen by former President Barack Obama as a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. The annual award is the highest honor given by the U.S. government to science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their careers. Dr. Alushin is assistant professor and head of the Laboratory of Structural Biophysics and Mechanobiology.

See an archive of past awards and honors received by Rockefeller scientists.

The Rockefeller community welcomes its latest hires:

Sharon Adams, Administrative Assistant, Hospital Administration
Gregory Alushin, Assistant Professor Head of Laboratory, Alushin Laboratory
Shiraz Belblidia, Research Assistant, Nussenzweig Laboratory
Elena Cassella, Laboratory Technician, Bieniasz Laboratory
Melissa Castellanos, Assistant Teacher, Child and Family Center
Eddy Wu Chaney, Computer Support Specialist, Information Technology
Ting Ding, Postdoctoral Fellow, Pfaff Laboratory
Catalina Echeverri, assistant director and research associate, Comparative Bioscience Center
Pinar Gurel, Postdoctoral Associate, Alushin Laboratory
Theodora Hatziioannou, Senior Research Associate, Bieniasz Laboratory
Melissa Kane, Postdoctoral Fellow, Bieniasz Laboratory
Vincent Libis, Postdoctoral Associate, Brady Laboratory
Emily Mastrocola, Research Assistant, Bieniasz Laboratory
Anton Morozov, Research Assistant, Tuschl Laboratory
Tatiane Nakamura Kanno, Postdoctoral Associate, Brivanlou Laboratory
Aileen O’Connell, Laboratory Manager, Rice Laboratory
Abdulrahamon Olusekun, Systems Analyst, Hospital Informatics
David Powell, Veterinary Technician II, Comparative Bioscience Center
Aidin Shabro, Laboratory Technician, Bieniasz Laboratory
Yashoda Sunkari, Postdoctoral Associate, Greengard Laboratory
Filip Van Petegem, Visiting Associate Professor, Walz Laboratory
Yuriria Vazquez Zuniga, Postdoctoral Associate, Freiwald Laboratory
Charlotte Viant, Postdoctoral Associate, Nussenzweig Laboratory
Dennis Voronin, Laboratory Technician, Bieniasz Laboratory
Jessie Willen, Research Assistant, Bieniasz Laboratory
Fengwen Zhang, Senior Research Associate, Bieniasz Laboratory

The following researchers have been promoted:

Gaby Maimon, to Associate Professor Head of Laboratory, Maimon Laboratory
Erin Norris, to Research Assistant Professor, Strickland Laboratory