Protein structure, function and engineering

Past Lab Members

Aaron Misquitta

2020. Undergraduate student who dug into the mechanism of chromatin remodelling under Jessica’s watchful eye.

Jessica Zhong

2017-20. Just-finished PhD student with Joel who pioneered chromatin remodelling assays and was chief nucleosome wrangler. Now postdocing with Sandro.

Maryam Sana

2016-20. Recently finished PhD student with Joel. Amazingly managed to successfully juggle a PhD with motherhood – mighty impressive…

James Woodmansey

2016-2019. PhD student working with Jacqui *and* Joel. Tricky position but handled it with aplomb!

Craig Plambeck

Medical student with undying interest in RNA-binding proteins.

Kayesh Fairley

Honours student with Joel. Fishy character from Chemistry. Went to do Medicine.

Dr Petr Pachl

Crystallographer from Prague who has joined Jacqui for a postdoctoral stint. Has an eye for a photo.

A/Prof. David Segal

Recent sabbatical visitor (and honorary ongoing lab member) from deep in the agricultural heart of the US. Is very proud of this fish.

Dr Ann Kwan

PI and NMR Facility Manager, with her own unique style. Is delving into the mysterious world of solid-state protein NMR.

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