People

Principal Investigator

Daniel Gioeli, PhD

Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology
Email: dgg3f@virginia.edu
Phone: 434-982-4243

Research Scientist 

Huy Ta, PhD

Research Scientist
Email: hqt7e@virginia.edu

Lab Specialists

Devin Roller

Senior Laboratory Specialist
Email: dr5ty@virginia.edu
Phone: 4-8766

Natalia Dworak

Laboratory Specialist
Email: nmd4e@virginia.edu
Phone: 4-8710

Garnett Mingledorff

Laboratory Specialist
Email: gam7t@virginia.edu
Phone: 4-8766

Undergraduate Students

Emily Neal

Undergraduate Student

Samantha Reiss

Undergraduate Student

Jameson Lab collaborators: Dr. Mark Jameson, Dr. Christine Lehman, and Matt Hagood, UVA undergraduate

Jameson Lab collaborators: Dr. Mark Jameson, Dr. Christine Lehman, and Matt Hagood, UVA undergraduate

Former Lab Members

Postdoctoral trainees:

Dr. Samson Amos, 01/2010 – 01/2011  Research Scientist

Dr. Yulia Koryakina, 03/2009 – 05/2014  UVA Cancer Center Farrow Fellow

Dr. L. Morgan-Obrien (MD), 2013 – 2014  UVA Cancer Center Farrow Fellow

Dr. Kate Owen, 06/2016 – 12/2017  Instructor in MIC

 

Graduate Students:

Anna Piasecka, visiting MS student from Warsaw University, 07/2010 – 08/2011

Ann Kolodziejczak, visiting MS student from Institute of Human Genetics, Poznan, 05/2014 – 06/2015

 

Laboratory Specialists:

Shriti Bhadel, 06/2008 – 07/2010

Sam Jackson, 06/2015 – 01/2016

Mel Ivey, 09/2010 – 08/2013

Madison Ramsden, 06/2014 – 06/2015

 

University of Virginia Undergraduate Mentoring, Senior Honors Thesis supervisor:

David Aaronson; Chemistry, UVA class of 1999. Project: AR phosphorylation in prostate cancer progression.

James Edwards; Chemistry, UVA class of 2006. Project: Development of Polymeric Metal Complexes for prostate cancer therapy.

Chris Reynolds; Chemistry, UVA class of 2006. Project: Brm and Brg1 regulation of AR transcription.

Daniel Neitzke; Biology, UVA class of 2009, Harrison Fellow. Project: Combinatorial therapeutic targets in bladder cancer signaling pathways.

Michelle Kew; Biology, UVA of 2011, Harrison Fellow. Project: Targeting the EGFR and STAT3 pathways in melanoma

Hilary Whitworth, Biology; UVA class of 2011, Harrison. Fellow Project: Signaling pathways targeting AR transcriptional activity

Kurtis Jungersen, Engineering; UVA class of 2015 Project: Development of an Inventory Management System for Research Laboratories

Rose Sleppy, Chemistry, UVA class of 2018, Harrison Fellow. Project: Therapeutic Potential of Inhibiting CHK2 Signaling for Prostate Cancer

Ashe (Jeffrey) Allende; Engineering, UVA class of 2018, Harrison Fellow.  Project: Designing a Cardiac Metastasis Model

 

Additional Undergraduate mentees:

Marissa Minor; Chaminade University; Summer Research Intern Program UVA 2009. Project: Effect of Cortactin on AR Tyrosine Phosphorylation and Transcription.

Angélica M. Gonzalez-Sanchez; University of Puerto Rico; Summer Research Intern Program UVA 2012. Project: Effect of Aurora kinases on AR mediated prostate cancer cell growth.

Alyssa Dixon; Chaminade University; Summer Research Intern Program UVA 2013. Project: Combinations of targeted small molecule kinase inhibitors in HNSCC.

Nicole Williams; Megar Evers University CUNY; Summer Research Intern Program UVa 2016. Project: Effect of CHK2 signaling inhibitors on AR mediated prostate cancer cell growth.

Ashley Fox; Middleburry College. Summer Intern with fellowship from Middlebury 2016. Project: Chemotherapeutic response of NSCLC in a 3D in vitro TME model.

Shirin Parsa; University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Summer Research Intern Program UVA 2018. Project: Effect of sleep hormones on NSCLC growth.

Volunteers:

Colleen Geraghty, 04/2015 – 08/2015

April Pisano, 08/2015 – 05/2016