Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Wendy Scott Beane

wendy.beane (at) wmich.edu

Click Here for Dr. Beane's CV

Graduate Mentor: 
David R. McClay, Duke University


Post-Doctoral Mentor:
Michael Levin, Tufts University

ABOUT: Dr. Beane is a Presidential Innovation Professor and Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Western Michigan University. She is also Collaborating Faculty with the research group of Dr. Yong Li, Division Chief of Medical Engineering at WMU's Homer Stryker School of Medicine. Dr. Beane got her PhD at Duke University in Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology, and her BS at Averett University in Biomedical Sciences. She also holds a BA in English Literature.

Graduate Students
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Samantha Hack  

(Doctoral)

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Luke Kinsey

(Doctoral)

Alanna Van Huizen (Doctoral)

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Allison Witucki  (Doctoral)

Mallinson Institute for Science Education

Undergraduate Students
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Tashifa Fayyaz 
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Sarah Gaffan 

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Yarielis Rosario
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Allison Watson

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Jade Cervantes

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Isabela Giorgetti de Carvalho

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Nik Nur (Sabrina)

Binti Nik Azli 

Emily Bolhuis

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Jacqueline Greene

Scientist-in-Training
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Spencer B., 2015 

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Spencer B., 2019

Dr. Beane at Work in the Lab
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