Lab Members

Current Members
 
Postdoctoral Fellows

 

Michael Coulter   
Michael Coulter, MD, PhD 
[email protected]
 
Kyu Hyun Lee
Kyu Hyun Lee, PhD   
[email protected]
   
Xulu Sun
Xulu Sun, PhD 
[email protected] 

 

Sharon CHIANG | Resident Physician | MD, PhD | University of California,  San Francisco, CA | UCSF | Department of Neurology | Research profile
Sharon Chiang, MD, PhD 
[email protected]
   
Shih-Yi Tseng, PhD
[email protected]   
Josue Regalado, PhD
[email protected]

 

 

Graduate Students

 

Alison Comrie
Alison Comrie
UCSF Neuroscience
Graduate Program 
[email protected]    
 
Shijie Gu
Shijie Gu
Joint UCSF/UC Berkeley 
Bioengineering PhD Program    
[email protected]
   
Donghoon Shin 
Joint UCSF/UC Berkeley 
Bioengineering PhD Program 
[email protected] 

 

Rhino Nevers
UCSF Neuroscience Graduate Program
[email protected]

 

 

 

Staff

 

Viktor Kharazia, PhD 
Histology Specialist   
[email protected]
 
Eric Denovellis, PhD 
Research Scientist 
[email protected]
 
Chris Brozdowski, PhD 
Software engineer 
[email protected]

                                                                     

Samuel Bray, PhD
Software engineer
[email protected]
 

 

 

 

 

 

Phil Adenekan
Research Engineer
[email protected]

Mushu Yusifova 
Laboratory Manager 
[email protected]

           

 

 

 

 

 

Vanessa Bender, PhD 
Scientific Program Manager 
[email protected]   

Baibhav Sharma
Jr Specialist
[email protected]
   


 

 

 

 

 

 

Riona Swenson 
Jr Specialist 
[email protected] 

                              

Emrey Broyles
Jr. Specialist
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

Chenyan Liu   
Jr Specialist 
[email protected]

 

 

 

 

Lulu Tong
Jr Specialist 
[email protected]

 

Frank Lab Alumni
 
Former Postdoctoral Fellows

 

Abhilasha Joshi
Abhilasha Joshi, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow (2018-2023) 
[email protected]
 
Ji Hyun Bak, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2021-2022) 
 
Anna Gillespie, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2015-2022)
Current position: Assistant Professor,
UW, School of Medicine
Lab Website    
 

 

David Kastner, MD, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2016-2022)
Current Position: Adjunct Instructor,
UCSF
 
Jai Yu, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-2020)
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Psychology, U of Chicago
Lab Website
   
Gideon Rothschild, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-2017) 
Current position: Assistant Professor   
of Psychology, University of Michigan  
Lab website 

 

Emily B. Anderson
Emily B. Anderson, PhD   
Postdoctoral Fellow (2012-2017)
 
Shantanu Jadhav
Shantanu Jadhav, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-2014) 
Current position: Associate Professor 
of Psychology, Brandeis University 
Lab Website
 
Caleb Kemere
Caleb Kemere, PhD   
Postdoctoral Fellow (2005-2011)   
Current position: Associate Professor, 
Rice University
Lab website    
 

       

Sen Cheng
Sen Cheng, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow (2005-2009) 
Current position: Associate Professor,
Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
Lab Website
      
Yuri Dabaghian
Yuri Dagaghian, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow (2003-2009) 
Current position: Associate Professor  of Neurology, McGovern Medical School   
Lab Website    

 

 

Former Research Scientists

 

Tom Davidson
Tom Davidson, PhD 
Research Scientist (2015-2019) 
Current Position: Research Science Manager, Reality Labs
 
Andrew Tritt 
Systems Analyst 
Current position: Data engineer, 
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
 
P. Walter German
Walter German, PhD 
Data Science Engineer (2010-2015) 
Current Position: Data Scientist, Digital Health, Neuroscience 

         

Former Graduate Students

 

Demetris Roumis
Demetri Roumis, PhD 
UCSF Neuroscience Program 
Graduate Student (2013-2020) 
Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow at HHMI
 
Hannah Joo, MD, PhD
UCSF Neuroscience Program
Graduate Student (2015-2020)
Current Position: Resident, 
Psychiatry, Stanford University
 
Jen Guidera
Jen Guidera, PhD 
Joint UCSF/UC Berkeley 
Bioengineering PhD Program
Graduate Student (2019-2023) 

    

Daniel Liu
Daniel Liu, PhD
UCSF Bioengineering/Neuroengineering 
Graduate Student (2012-2020) 
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher at UCSF Medical Center
 
Marielena Sosa, PhD 
UCSF Neuroscience Program
Graduate Student (2013-2019)
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University
   
Jason Chung, MD, PhD
UCSF Neuroscience Program
Graduate Student (2013-2018)
Current Position: Resident, 
Neurological Surgery, UCSF    

                         

Kenneth Kay, PhD 
UCSF Neuroscience Program 
Graduate Student (2011-2016)
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher at Columbia University
 
Annabelle Singer, PhD
UCSF Neuroscience Program Graduate Student
Current Position: Assistant Professor at Georgia Tech and Emory University
     
Margaret (Carr) Larkin
Margaret (Carr) Larkin, PhD
UCSF Neuroscience Program 
Graduate Student (2006-2011)
Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Schnitzer Lab, Stanford University       

 

Steven Kim
Steve Kim, PhD 
UCSF Neuroscience Program
Graduate Student (2003-2010)
Current position: Software Engineer, 
DRW Trading Group
 
Mattias Karlsson
Mattias Karlsson, PhD 
UCSF Neuroscience Program Graduate Student (2002-2008)
Current position: Co-Founder, 
Spike Gadgets, Inc. 

 

   

Former Lab Technicians/Managers

 

Eric Miller, MD
Jr. Specialist 
Current Position: Resident/Fellow 
Dept. of Psychiatry, U of Arizona
 
Hexin Liang
Hexin Lang 
Jr. Specialist 
Current Position: Graduate Student, Johns Hopkins University
 
Christy Lykken
Christy Lykken
Jr. Specialist (2011-2013) Current Position: Researcher at Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

 

Patricia Correia
Patricia Correia
Jr. Specialist 
Champalimaud Neuroscience
Programme, Lisbon,
 Portugal
 
Daniela Astudillo Maya
Jr. Specialist 
Current Position: Associate Specialist, UCSF
 
Abhijith Mankili 
Jr. Specialist
Current Position: Graduate Student, University of Connecticut 

         

Greer Williams 
Jr. Specialist 
Current Position: MD Candidate, 
Donald and Barbara Zucker 
School of Medicine
 
Samuel Nio
Jr. Specialist
Current Position: BCI Technician
at Neuralink
 

Emily Monroe 
Jr. Specialist 

Christofer Holobetz
Jr. Specialist 

Daniel Gramling
Jr Specialist                    

Anya Kiselva
Laboratory Manager