Group Members

CurrentAlumni
Danna Freedman
Associate Professor

Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2009
A.B., Harvard University, 2003

danna.freedman@northwestern.edu

Jeremy Amdur
Third Year Graduate Student

B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2017

jeremyamdur2022@u.northwestern.edu

Kelsey Collins
Fourth Year Graduate Student

B.S., The Ohio State University, 2016

kelseycollins2021@u.northwestern.edu

Daniel Laorenza
Third Year Graduate Student

B.A., Wesleyan University, 2016
M.A., Wesleyan University, 2017

daniellaorenza2022@u.northwestern.edu

Tyler Pearson
Fifth Year Graduate Student

B.S., Yale University, 2015

tylerpearson2015@u.northwestern.edu

Stephanie (Steph) Petry
Second Year Graduate Student

B.A., Earlham College, 2018

stephaniepetry2023@u.northwestern.edu

Alexandra Tamerius
Fourth Year Graduate Student

B.S., University of Wisconsin–Madison, 2016

alexandratamerius2021@u.northwestern.edu

Agnes Thorarinsdottir
Fifth Year Graduate Student

B.S., University of Iceland, 2015

agnesthorarinsdottir2020@u.northwestern.edu

Chung-Jui (Raymond) Yu
Fifth Year Graduate Student

B.S., University of California, Berkeley, 2015

chungyu2020@u.northwestern.edu

Alison Altman
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2017
B.S., Yale University, 2012

alison.altman@northwestern.edu

Lujia (Luke) Liu
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Massey University, 2015
B.S., Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2012

lujia.liu@northwestern.edu

Stephen von Kugelgen
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2018
B.A., Reed College, 2011

stephen.von.kugelgen@northwestern.edu

Mikey Wojnar
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, 2019
B.S., Boston College, 2013

michael.wojnar@northwestern.edu