People

Directors

Leadership Team

Student Leadership Council

FALL 2017-SPRING 2018

  • Irene Kurtz, Chemical Engineering

FALL 2016-SPRING 2017

  • Chris Hango. Polymer Science and Engineering
  • Jingjing Gao, Chemistry

FALL 2015-SPRING 2016

  • Ryan Carpenter, Chemical Engineering
  • Yalin Liu, Chemical Engineering
  • Mike Kwasny, Polymer Science & Engineering
  • Nick Posey, Polymer Science & Engineering

SMLS Entrants & Trainees

Name Department Group

Entered    Program

Graduated Program
Ryan Carpenter Chemical Engineering Cohort 0 Trainee Fall 2015  
He Yang Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015  
Li-Wei Chang Chemical Engineering Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015  
Mike Kwasny Polymer Science & Engineering. Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015 Spring 2017
Yalin Liu Chemical Engineering Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015 Spring 2017
Nick Posey Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015 Summer 2017
Yiliang Zhou Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015 Summer 2017
Sunil Khandavalli Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Cohort 0-Trainee Fall 2015 Spring 2017
Whitney Blocher Chemical Engineering. Cohort 1-Trainee Fall 2016  
Jingjing Gao Chemistry Cohort 1-Trainee Fall 2016  
Chris Hango Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 1-Trainee Fall 2016  
Xiangxi "Zoey" Meng Chemical Engineering Cohort 1-Trainee Fall 2016  
Laura Parker Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 1-Trainee Fall 2016  
Irene Kurtz Chemical Engineering Cohort 2- Trainee Spring 2017  
Kelsi Skeens Chemical Engineering Cohort 2-Trainee Spring 2017  
Nariman Banaei Mechanical & Industiral Engineering Cohort 2-Trainee Spring 2017  
Yanqi Qu Food Science Cohort 2-Trainee Spring 2017  
Josh D. Hall Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Cohort 2-Trainee Spring 2017  
Zhiyun "Kevin" Zhang Food Science Cohort 2-Trainee Spring 2017  
Louis Colarutolo Food Science Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Hazel Davis Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Jamar Hawkins Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Cohort 3-Entrant Spring  2018  
Mike Hickey Food Science Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Alex Mills Food Science Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Khatcher Margossian Polymer Science & Engineering Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Yongkuk Park Chemical Engineering Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  
Mengqi Xu Physics Cohort 3-Entrant Spring 2018  

Administrative Staff

Name Title
Trouble Mandeson, Polymer Science and Engineering Program Coordinator
Mary Moriarty, Moriarty Research and Evaluation Associates Program Evaluator
Prof. Laurel Smith-Doerr, Sociology Science of Science
Tim Sacco, Sociology Graduate Student Science of Science