2018:

Congrats to Lila on winning the popular vote’s best poster award at the DSCB retreat!
Jon will give a talk at the ASCB annual meeting and Alex, Andrea, Christina, Meelad and Pooja will present posters.
Miquel Rosas Salvans will join us as a postdoc from Barcelona in January 2019. Welcome!
Ronja Houtemaker will join us as a masters student from Utrecht in January 2019. Welcome!
Congrats to Lila on being selected a UCSF Discovery Fellow.
We welcome Megan Chong (Tetrad) as a fall rotation student.
Congrats to Pooja for her best poster award at the EMBO Physics of Cells meeting in the UK!
Goodbye to Dorine who returns to the Netherlands to finish her masters.
Thanks for a great lab retreat in Stinson Beach.
Congrats to Mary & Pooja on their Trends in Cell Biology review on spindle mechanics!
Andrea gives a short talk and presented a poster at the HFSP Awardees Meeting in Toronto.
Andrea's eLife Insight on a Kiyomitsu Lab paper is out. Congrats!
Sophie will receive ASCB's 2018 WICB Junior Award for Excellence in Research.
Sophie receives tenure.
Manuela joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome!
Thanks to Jon for co-organizing the ASCB Bay Area Cytoskeleton Meeting. Christina gives a talk and Pooja and Alex present posters.
Congrats to Lila on passing her qualifying exam!
Christina presents a talk and Andrea a poster at the EMBO Microtubules meeting in Germany.
Sophie receiveds the 2018 UCSF Outstanding Faculty Mentorship Award. Thank you!
Andrea speaks at our first CTB departmental retreat in May, and Alex won a poster prize.
Congrats to Lila and Manuela on being awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships!
We welcome Snow Naing (Bioinformatics) as a spring rotation student.
We 'survive' ice skating and and two escape rooms at our mini retreat with the Chang Lab.
Alex, Andrea, Christina, Jon, Pooja present posters at the Biophysical Society annual meeting.
We welcome Dorine Hintzen as a visiting masters student from the University of Utrecht.
We welcome Lakshmi Miller-Vedam (Biophysics) as a winter rotation student.

2017:

Jon and Christina present posters at the ASCB annual meeting.
Christina's eLife paper is out. Congrats!
Goodbye to Eline who returns to the Netherlands to finish her masters.
Thanks to the Heald Lab for hosting a joint retreat in Berkeley, and to the Prakash lab for hosting a joint retreat at Stanford.
We welcome Clara Herrera and Manuela Richter as Tetrad fall rotation students.
Lab attends NSF Center for Cellular Construction retreat in Tiburon.
Christina presents a poster at the Gordon Research Conference on Motile & Contractile Systems.
Josh and Christina's paper is out in MBOC's "forces" issue. Congrats!
Mary and Dylan's paper is out at Current Biology. Congrats!
Andrea attends the HSFP Awardees meeting in Lisbon.
Lila joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome!
Josh leaves the lab to start med school at Stanford this summer. Congrats!
Christina takes the MBL Physiology course in Woods Hole this summer.
Pooja presents a poster at the Berkeley Cellular Biophysics Symposium.
Andrea helps organize the Bay Area Postdoc Symposium. Thank you!
Congrats to Alex on being awarded the UCSF Kozloff Fellowship!
Thanks to all for a fun lab retreat in Stinson Beach.
Meelad Amouzgar joins as junior specialist. Welcome!
Alex and Dylan's Current Biology paper is out. Congrats!
Jon's Journal of Cell Biology paper is out. Congrats!
Congrats to Pooja on passing her qualifying exam!
Mary's collaborative work with the Sullivan Lab is out in the Journal of Cell Biology. Congrats!
We welcome Lila Neahring (DSCB) as a spring rotation student.
Woohoo! Christina wins 1st prize at the UCSF Grad Slam. Congrats!
We welcome Emily Suter (BioE) as a spring rotation student.
Jon takes the MBL AQLM course in Woods Hole this May.
Mary gives a talk at the annual Biophysical Society meeting.
We welcome Cynthia Chio (CCB) as a winter rotation student.
We welcome Eline ter Steege as a visiting masters student from the University of Utrecht.

2016:

Congrats to Pooja for winning a poster prize at the QBC retreat.
Alex gives a talk at the ASCB annual meeting, and Christina, Mary, Josh and Alex present posters.
Mary gives a talk at the Carolina Biophysics Symposium and the UNC Mitosis Club.
We are excited to be part of the NSF/UCSF Center for Cellular Construction.
Pooja attends the NSF Cell Organization & Behavior at Multiple Scales workshop in Seattle.
We welcome Taylor Skokan (Tetrad) as a fall rotation student.
Congrats to Mary who just accepted a faculty position at NCSU in the Physics Dept. She will be starting her lab there in summer 2017!
Alex attends the MBL Physiology course in Woods Hole.
Jon presents a poster at the EMBO Chromosome Segregation workshop in Ireland.
Alex presents a poster at the EMBO Microtubules conference in Germany.
Pooja joins as the lab's fourth graduate student. Welcome!
Jon gives a talk at the CSHL Cell Cycle meeting.
Josh leads Foldscope workshops in Nicaragua (read more here and here).
Congrats to Pooja on being awarded a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
Check out the JCB People & Ideas profile on Sophie and the lab.
Congrats to Andrea on being awarded a HFSP Long-Term Postdoc Fellowship!
Congrats to Josh on getting his undergrad work published!
Thanks to the NSF for the CAREER Award!
Sophie receives the Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award of the Biophysical Society.
Mary and Sophie give talks at the Biophysical Society annual meeting.
We welcome Nick Altemose (BioE) and Pooja Suresh (Biophysics) as winter rotation students.
Excited that Fred Chang's lab is now our neighbor lab!

2015:

Alex, Christina, Jon and Mary present posters at the ASCB annual meeting, and Jon gives a talk.
Andrea Serra Marques joins us from the Akhmanova Lab as the lab's second postdoc. Welcome!
Thanks to the NIH Office of the Director for the New Innovator Award!
Congrats to Alex on being selected as a UCSF Discovery Fellow.
Jon gives a talk at the UW Mitosis Club.
Alex and Christina present posters at the Gordon Research Conference on Motile & Contractile Systems.
Dylan's paper comes out as he leaves for graduate school at UW. Congrats!
Jon and Mary present posters at the FASEB Mitosis meeting. Congrats to Mary for winning the Best Poster Award!
We welcome Rocio Gomez as an undergraduate researcher.
Josh Guild joins as a junior specialist. Welcome!
Mary gives a talk at the UCSC Chromatin Group.
Congratulations to Alex on passing her qualifying exam!
We welcome Stefan Niekamp (Biophysics) as a spring rotation student.
Congratulations to Christina on being awarded a NIH F31 predoctoral fellowship!
Lab members present posters at the Bay Area Centromere & Chromosome Dynamics meeting.

2014:

Mary gives a talk at the ASCB annual meeting.
Lab members present posters at the Stanford Bio-X Mechanobiology Symposium.
Congrats to Christina for winning the 1st poster prize at the BMS retreat.
We welcome Sumitra Tatapudy (Tetrad) as a fall rotation student.
Congratulations to Christina and Jon on being selected as UCSF Discovery Fellows.
Congratulations to Christina on passing her qualifying exam!
Mary's, Christina's and Dylan's Journal of Cell Biology paper is out. Listen to the podcast here. Congrats!
Jon's Methods in Cell Biology chapter is out. Congrats!
Alex joins as the lab's third graduate student. Welcome!
Christina gives a talk at the EMBO Microtubules conference in Germany.
Congratulations to Jon on passing his qualifying exam!
Check out a short piece in The Scientist.
Congratulations to Jon and Alex on being awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships!
We welcome Ben Barad and Alex Long as spring rotation students.
We welcome Jonathan Asfaha as a fall rotation student.
Christina presents a poster at the Biophysical Society annual meeting.

2013:

Mary and Christina present a poster at the ASCB annual meeting.
Hear about us on Carry the One Radio.
Congrats to Christina for winning the 1st poster prize at the BMS retreat.
We welcome Betsy Martin (Tetrad) as a fall rotation student.
Jon and Christina join as the lab's first graduate students. Welcome!
Mary presents a poster at the Gordon Research Conference on Motile & Contractile Systems.
Congratulations to Mary on being awarded a Damon Runyon Postdoctoral Fellowship!
Thanks to the Searle Scholars’ Program, Kimmel Scholars’ Program and Rita Allen Foundation Scholars' Program for research funding.
We welcome Veronica Pessino (Biophysics) as a spring rotation student.
Thanks to the Sloan Research Fellows' Program for funding.
We welcome Jon Kuhn (Tetrad) and Christina Hueschen (BMS) as winter rotation students.

2012:

Dylan Udy joins as a junior specialist. Welcome!
Mary Elting joins us from the Spudich Lab as the lab's first postdoc. Welcome!
Thanks to a NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00), the Bay Area Physical Sciences Oncology Center and UCSF Program in Breakthrough Biomedical Research for research funding
The lab starts in fall!