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LV  Dr. Svjetlana (Lana) Vojvodic Kruse

I joined the Rowan biology department in September 2014. Prior to this I was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Arizona where I was funded from the NIH Postdoctoral Excellence in Research and Teaching program at the Center for Insect Sciences. I received Ph.D. in Biology at the Centre for Social Evolution, University of Copenhagen, Denmark and Bachelor's and Master's degree in Biology at the University of South Alabama. I am currently teaching Microbiology, Introduction to Genetics, and Special Topics: Host-Pathogen Interactions and Symbionts. 
Mathew Pekora - Laboratory Technician  
Marco    Marco Sanchez - Post-graduate Laboratory Assistant
Megan   Megan Serayerdarian - Undergraduate Research assistant
                                                          Melendez     Jason Melendez - Undergraduate Research assistant

Alyssa    Alyssa Smith - Undergraduate Research assistant                                   

                                  Piper    Joseph Piper - Undergraduate Research assistant 

Mia    Mia Tahan - Undergraduate Research assistant
Michael   Michael Hoban - Undergraduate Research assistant
Sarah Smithson    Sarah Antaki - Undergraduate Research assistant 

Mackenzie    Mackenzie O'Brien - Undergraduate Research assistant 

Dante    Dante - Special Research assistant

Previous Lab Members:

Julianna Blair

Olivia Smithson

Sonnie Sheahan

Kim Ojeda-Celaya

Simona Loshi

Tyrell Harris

Angela Memmo

Joseph Scavetta

Blaine Bryan

Shalisa Aquino

Chance Weinberg 

Liz Thompson

Gabe Haila

Farzana Siddique

Oluseun Dairo
Jennifer Segrest
Sarah Senula
Lindsey Nguyen
Daniel Crowell 
Grace Gerges