• It was a delight to host Dr. Rajesh Viswanathan from IISER Tirupati, India. Our lab got together for Saturday hike at Sweetwater wetlands park (January 28, 2023)


  • Congratulations Nidhi for successfully passing her qualifying exam (December 7, 2022)
  • Congratulations Dr. Zhu! Have fun and Goodluck on your new journey. Amgen is lucky to have you (August 5, 2022)
  • Lab members Alexandra Chamberlain, Han Hu, and Nidhi Kalia presented posters in the regional ACS conference FAME in Tampa (August 4, 2022)
  • Fun lab outing at Swamphead Brewery at the end of a busy summer semester. Bid farewell to Dr. Zhu and our Summer REU student Josephine-Agnes Kourouma (July 24, 2022)
  • Lab tradition continues after Dr. Jiaqiang Zhu’s formidable PhD defense (July 5, 2022)
  • Congratulations Kimberly and Robin for successfully passing their Qualifying exam.
  • Jake presented a seminar in the Analytical division on Structural and mechanistic basis for tRNA precursor processing by bacterial ribonuclease P- Conservation and variation in molecular recognition (April 29, 2022)
  • Team RNase presented a poster in FloHet (March 7, 2022)
  • Harris lab welcomes our new summer REU student Josephine Agnes.
  • Robin’s final group gathering with some cozy campfire and marshmallows. We will miss you!


  • Dr. Edward Ollie, Dr. Shahbaz Gardezi and Dr. Suhyun Yoon’s Graduation day. Time to pop the ceremonial champagne!
  • Dr. Amanda Pritzlaff successfully defended her PhD thesis. New tradition of graduation hat begins!

  • Lab hike day at Hawthorne trail with Zora the dog.
  • Halloween celebration! What fun! Harris lab is Pro-Harry Potter