The Team

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Chandan Kumar Tiwari

Ph.D. in Chemistry
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Hometown: Bihar, India
Fun Fact: Loves to play chess

Ph.D. Students

Negede Alemayehu (G1)

B.S. Biochemistry, University of Dallas, 2020
Hometown: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Fun Fact: Likes sports

Chris Hastings (G1)

B.S. Chemistry, The University of Texas at Austin, 2020
Hometown: Killeen, TX
Fun Fact: Loves to play pool

Bevan Whitehead (G1)

B.A. Chemistry, Vassar College, 2019
Hometown: South Portland, ME
Fun Facts: Loves to bake and helpedĀ  construct an 8’x16′ periodic table in fifth grade



Jiwon Woo

University of Rochester Class of 2023
Hometown: Woodstock, MD
Fun Fact: Loves running