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Dr. Kerry Cooper

Dr. Kerry Cooper, Principal Investigator

Education:

1998 - B.S. Biology, Sterling College (Sterling, KS) 

2007 - Ph.D. Pathobiology, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ) 

2007 - 2011 - Post-doc. Bacterial pathogenesis, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ) 

2011 - 2013 - Post-doc. Genomics, USDA, ARS (Albany, CA) 

Faculty Positions:

2017 - Present - Assistant Professor

  • School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Arizona

2013 - 2017 - Assistant Professor

  • Department of Biology, California State University, Northridge

 

Current University of Arizona Cooper Lab Members:

Victoria Obergh, M.S.Laboratory Manager

Morgan FrankGraduate student in College of Public Health

Jackie JohnsonUndergraduate researcher

Kiley DohertyUndergraduate researcher

Natasha GeorgeUndergraduate researcher

Christian SutherlinUndergraduate researcher

Francisco DuarteUndergraduate researcher

Madison GoforthUndergraduate researcher

Hugo SuarezUndergraduate researcher

Jacob RobishawUndergraduate researcher

Charlene AparicioUndergraduate researcher

 

Former University of Arizona Cooper Lab Members:

Priscilla ValenzuelaGraduate student in College of Public Health

Courtney Sams, M.S., Senior Research Specialist

Brycen Lauer, B.S., Undergraduate researcher

Jasmine Acosta, B.S., Undergraduate researcher

Celia LaCross, B.S., Undergraduate researcher

 

Former CSUN Graduate Students:

Andrew Oliver, M.S.

Tabitha Bayangos, M.S.

Aaron Alexander

Cristina Alcaraz, M.S.

Timothy Simon

 

Former CSUN Undergraduate Students:

Kenneth Rocha

Bryan Sanchez

Astrid Noguera

Estefani Luna

Kadir Galindo

Nicolas Lopez

Sonia Tholberg

Alyssa Zuniga

Steven Oviedo

Ohannes Guerbidjian

Adan Rodriguez

ThuHong Nguyen

Irina Sirota

Carlo Santoso

Nayeary Sutlian

Araksya Pogosian

Amy Ho

Mahfam Golshan

Amy Kedgulpiyapanich

Dominique Zatarain

Etinosa Nosa-Ehigie

Simrat Kalsi

Vahagn Militosyan

Sabine Jafri

Salpi Kasparian

Julianny Catuy

Porscha Parker

Sally Asgharzadeh

Helen Chi

Rasheed Chowdhury