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Executive Board

Clockwise from the upper right: President- Joanna Cooper, Vice President- Ankit Dwivedi, Secretary- Archana Gopalakrishnan, Treasurer- Aditya Jhajharia

2019-2020 Postdoctoral Representatives

Postdoctoral FellowPositionDepartment Affiliation
Joanna Cooper, PhD President Center for Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases
Ankit Dwivedi, PhD Vice President Institute for Genome Sciences
Aditya Jhajharia, PhD Treasurer Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Archana Gopalakrishna, PhD Secretary Microbiology & Immunology
Koyel Ghosal, PhD Member at Large School of Dentistry, Microbial Pathogensis
Jieying Mao, PhD Member at Large Biochemistry
Fahimeh Mirakhori, PhD Member at Large Center for Biomedical Engineering & Technology 
Jacquelyn Serfecz, PhD Member at Large Physiology

2018-2019 Postdoctoral Representatives

Postdoctoral FellowPositionDepartment Affiliation
Scott Baliban, PhD Co-President Medicine, Geographic Medicine
Saumil Sethna, PhD Co-President Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Katrina Williams, PhD Treasurer Orthopaedics
Archana Gopalakrishna, PhD Secretary Microbiology & Immunology
Taryn Aubrecht, PhD Member at Large Shock, Trauma, & Anesthesiology Research Center
Harry Choi, PhD Member at Large Shock, Trauma, & Anesthesiology Research Center
Shannon Dunn, PhD Member at Large Medicine
Ankit Dwivedi, PhD Member at Large Institute for Genome Sciences
Koyel Ghosal, PhD Member at Large School of Dentistry, Microbial Pathogensis
Anmol Kumar, PhD Member at Large School of Pharmacy, CADD
Hannah Lane, PhD, MPH Member at Large Pediatrics

2017-2018 Postdoctoral Representatives

Postdoctoral FellowPositionDepartment Affiliation
Scott Baliban, PhD Vice President Medicine, Geographic Medicine
Katie Leonard, PhD Treasurer Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Gemma Puts, PhD Member at Large Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Saumil Sethna, PhD President Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Ozge Yoluk, PhD Secretary/Web Liaison Pharmaceutical Sciences

2016-2017 Postdoctoral Representatives

Postdoctoral FellowDepartment Affiliation
Siamak Aram, PhD Epidemiology and Public Health
Scott Baliban, PhD Medicine, Geographic Medicine
Vonetta Edwards, PhD Institute for Genome Sciences
Katie Leonard, PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Gemma Puts, PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Katharina Richard, PhD Microbiology and Immunology
Saumil Sethna, PhD Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Faculty and Staff Advisors

Dudley K. Strickland, PhD, Associate Dean for Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies, SOM

Jennifer Aumiller, MEd, Director, Office of Postdoctoral Scholars and Career &
Professional Development

Erin Golembewski, PhD, Associate Dean, Graduate School

Renee Cockerham, PhD, Program Manager, Office of Postdoctoral Scholars