Lab Members

Kim Seed PI PictureKimberley Seed

Assistant Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

Dr. Seed received her Ph.D. in Microbiology & Biotechnology from the University of Alberta. She came to MCDB from the Department of Molecular Biology & Microbiology at Tufts University School of Medicine where she was a postdoctoral fellow with Professor Andrew Camilli. 

Brendan O’Hara

Research Laboratory Technician





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Amelia McKitterick

Graduate Student – Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology (MCDB)

Amelia earned her BA in Biology from Vassar College and her MPH in Hospital & Molecular Epidemiology from the University of Michigan. Currently, Amelia is investigating the cues leading to PLE induction upon phage infection. Awarded the Genetics Training Grant in 2015.



Zach New Lab photo croppedZachary Barth

Graduate Student – PIBS: Microbiology & Immunology





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Matthew McGuffie
Rotating Masters Student –¬†¬†Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology (MCDB)