Current Students

ILS students enjoy a first semester experience that allows them the opportunity to sample diverse lab environments and research topics of their choosing. At the end of the first semester, students select a thesis mentor and graduate program.

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Javid Aceil
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Morgan Ashcraft
Previous Institution: Cleveland State University
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Zaka Asif
Previous Institution: University of Richmond
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Kelly Baker
Previous Institution: East Carolina University
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Preston Basting
Previous Institution: Mount Vernon Nazarene University
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Emily Beaver
Previous Institution: University of Wisconsin – Madison
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George Bendzunas
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Harrison Bergeron
Previous Institution: Virginia Tech
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Kush Bhatia
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Marley Brimberry
Previous Institution: Indiana University
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Anna Brinck
Previous Institution: Drury University
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Tyler Brown
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Audrey Calvird
Previous Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology
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Soyeon Choi
Previous Institution: Sungshin Women’s University, South Korea
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Macey Coppinger
Previous Institution: University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign
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Phillip Dean
Previous Institution: East Tennessee State University
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Clare Edwards
Previous Institution: Augusta University-Medical College of Georgia
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Rick Field
Previous Institution: University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign
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Paul Freeman
Previous Institution: Appalachian State University
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Brendan Freitas
Previous Institution: Virginia Tech
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Leah Helton
Previous Institution: University of Tennessee – Chattanooga
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Alysha Higgs
Previous Institution: High Point University
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Nicole Holderman
Previous Institution: Lincoln Memorial University
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Jennifer Jenkins
Previous Institution: College of Coastal Georgia
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Deidre Keating
Previous Institution: California State University – Sacramento
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John Kim
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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June kim
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Theresa Melendez
Previous Institution: Winthrop University
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Kaitlin Mettel
Previous Institution: University of South Florida
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Dave Montgomery
Previous Institution: Rowan University
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Phuong Nguyen
Previous Institution: Colby-Sawyer College
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Michael Nunneley
Previous Institution: Georgia State University
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Chibuike David Obi
Previous Institution: Tennessee State University
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Ian Padykula
Previous Institution: UUniversity of South Florida
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Irenee Payne
Previous Institution: Young Harris College
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Edwin Pierre Louis
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Margot Popecki
Previous Institution: University of New Hampshire
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Alexandria (Alex) Purcell
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Ivana Rodriguez
Previous Institution: New Mexico State University
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Ankita Roy
Previous Institution: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, India
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Kate Sabey
Previous Institution: Juniata College
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Eduardo Scopel Ferreira da Costa
Previous Institution: Universidade Federal do Parana (UFPR), Brazil
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Daniel Shaw
Previous Institution: Clemson University
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Xunan Shen
Previous Institution: University of Kansas
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Safal Shrestha
Previous Institution: Ramapo College of New Jersey
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Zahilys Soto-Arocho
Previous Institution: University of Puerto Rico – Aguadilla
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Yang Su
Previous Institution: Zhejiang University, China
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Ryo Tamura
Previous Institution: University of Tokyo, Japan
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Emma Troth
Previous Institution: Bradley University
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Maria Luisa Valle
Previous Institution: Universita degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro”, Italy
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Ruochong (David) Wang
Previous Institution: Georgetown University
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Natalie Wilson
Previous Institution: University of Central Florida
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Yue Wu
Previous Institution: Nanjing University, China
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Ling Ling Xu
Previous Institution: Nankai University, China
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Shuang Yang
Previous Institution: China Agricultural University, China
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Wayland Yeung
Previous Institution: University of Georgia
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Yang Zhang
Previous Institution: University of Wisconsin – Madison
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Yi Zhou
Previous Institution: China Agricultural University, China