Lab Members

Victor DiRita, Ph.D.

Victor DiRita


Principal Investigator
Rudolph Hugh Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
1986-1990 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard Medical School
1986 Ph.D., Purdue University
1980 B.S., Michigan State University

diritavi@msu.edu

Rhiannon LeVeque, M.S.

Rhiannon LeVeque

 

Lab Manager
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
2011 M.S. Industrial Microbiology, Michigan State University
2004 B.S. Microbiology, Michigan State University

leveque2@msu.edu

Natalia Martin, Ph.D.

Natalia Martin


Research Associate
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
2011 Ph.D. Biological Sciences, National University of Rosario, Argentina
2007 B.S. Biotechnology, National University of Rosario, Argentina

nmartin@msu.edu

Ritam Sinha, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Ritam Sinha


Ritam Sinha, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research Associate
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
2016 Ph. D. National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Division of Bacteriology, Kolkata, India
2011 M.Sc. Microbiology, Vidyasagar University, India
2009 B.Sc. Microbiology, Vidyasagar University, India

sinharit@msu.edu

Lucas Demey

Lucas Demey

 

Graduate Student
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
2016 B.S. Microbiology, Michigan State University

demeyluc@msu.edu

 

Andrew "Ted" Van Alst

Andrew "Ted" Van Alst

 

Graduate Student
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
2015 B.S. Genomics and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University

vanalsta@msu.edu

Alyssa Abdelnour

Alyssa Abdelnour

 

 

Undergraduate Research
abdeln10@msu.edu

Cameron Raedy

Cameron Raedy

 

 

Undergraduate Researcher

raedycam@msu.edu