Harris Lab group picture, May 2023


Congratulations to Dr. Tong Huang! With a memorable graduation ceremony and gorgeous weather, it was a perfect finale to her Ph.D. journey. We wish you the best! (May, 2023)

Nidhi Kalia presented a poster in NCI RNA biology symposium in NIH Maryland (April, 2023)

Undergraduate student Lily Guo presented a poster on Nsp15 in Florida Undergraduate Research Conference (FURC2023) in Miami (February 2023)

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