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Life After Linfield

Faculty Positions and Research Positions of Linfield Graduates

Julia Back
Julia Back, Fulbright Scholar:
studying for MS degree in Biology at
Deakin University, Australia

Here are web pages or recent work of some Linfield graduates, showing the careers they have chosen and what they are up to.

Dr. Daniel O'Leary, Chemistry Department, Pomona College
http://pages.pomona.edu/~djo04747/

Dr. Jeff Baguley, Assistant Professor, Biology, University of Nevada, Reno
http://wolfweb.unr.edu/homepage/baguley/

Dr. Nate Miller, Postdoctoral researcher at Romberg Tiburon Center for Environmental Studies
http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~namiller/Site/Nathan_A._Miller.html

Julia Back, BA 2007 Fulbright Scholar in Australia
http://www.fulbright.com.au/scholars/american-scholars/2007-american-scholars.html
Julia is studying Fur seal ecology, physiology, and conservation for a Master's degree at Deakin University, Australia  

Dr. Jennifer Smith, Paleoclimatologist, University of South Florida
http://www.marine.usf.edu/PPBlaboratory/pages_students/smith/smith.html

Dr. Jerilynn Peck, former EPA STAR Research Fellow. Currently Research Scientist, School of Forest Resources, Pennsylvania State University
http://silv.cas.psu.edu/jp.htm
- See the next link  

Dr. Jerilynn Peck, Web site for Moss Ecology
http://www.strengthinperspective.com/JPmoss/

Amy Szumlanski, Graduate Student University of Michigan
http://www.mcdb.lsa.umich.edu/labs/nielsene/labmembers.php

Dr. John Frazee, Neurosurgeon at UCLA
http://neurosurgery.ucla.edu/Faculty/Frazee/Faculty_Frazee.html
http://www.ucla.edu/spotlight/archive/html_2004_2005/fac0115_frazee.html

Dr. Julia Oxford, Developmental Biologist at Boise State University
http://www.works.bepress.com/julia_oxford/

Dr. Kirsten Lampi, Biochemist in Neuroscience Graduate Program at Oregon Health and Sciences University
http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-dentistry/about/academic-departments/integrative-biosciences/lampi.cfm

Dr. Luke Jasenosky, post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University (CBR Institute).
http://www.cbrinstitute.org/ 

Dr. Luke Jasenosky, research paper on ebola virus surface protein.
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/ebola.pdf
 

Dr. Matthew Hooge, post-doctoral fellow, University of Maine
http://hooge.developmentalbiology.com

Dr. Matthew Weaver, Post-doctoral researcher, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle Washington.
http://www.benaroyaresearch.org/our-research/laboratories/principal-scientists/sage-laboratory see the next links 

Dr. Matthew Weaver. Publication. Download pdf of recent paper.
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/weaver1.pdf
 

Dr. Matthew Weaver. Publication. Weaver MS, Sage EH, and Yan Q. Absence of SPARC in lens epithelial cells results in altered adhesion and extracellular matrix production in vitro. J. Cell Biochem. 2005.
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/112098963/ABSTRACT
 

Dr. Matthew Weaver. Publication. Yan Q, Weaver M, Perdue N and Sage EH. Matricellular Protein SPARC is Translocated to the Nuclei of Immortalized Murine Lens Epithelial Cells. J. Cell. Physiol. 203:286-294, 2005.
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/109752434/ABSTRACT
 

Dr. Ron F. Peck, Assistant Professor, Lawrence University
http://www.lawrence.edu/academics/biol/
 

Dr. Scott Knight, Biology Department, University of Richmond
http://biology.richmond.edu/faculty/Knight.htm
 

Dr. Thomas Lippmann, Oceanographer, Ohio State University
http://bprc.osu.edu/ocean/tlippmann/index.html
 

Dr. Kimberly Baker-Deadmond, Post-doctoral fellow, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Tyler
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/neuenschwander.pdf- Publication on effect of heparin on blood clotting factor IXa 

Dr. Kimberly Baker: microarray DNA probes for action of cytokines on smooth muscle cells, as published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/geo/query/browse.cgi?view=samples&email=baker@scs.unr.edu
 

Dr. Kimberly Baker: review paper on synthesis of immune cells; written when she was a graduate student, University of Nevada
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/singer.pdf  

Dr. Rebecca (Price) Colman, recently completed PhD at Northern Arizona University. Paper on use of repeat sequences for identification of E. coli O157:H7.
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/mrobert/Public/Vogler.pdf
 

Seth Oliveria, MD, PhD - neurosurgery resident at University of Florida
http://neurosurgery.ufl.edu/residency/seth-oliveria.shtml

Dr. Seth Oliveria - Recent paper on regulation of L-type Ca channels
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/oliveria2007.pdf

Akil Dharamsi, External Alliances, Global Pharmaceutical Sciences at Merck
http://www.linkedin.com/in/akildharamsi
http://catfiles.linfield.edu/People/Faculty/mrobert/Public/JBC_dharamsi.pdf

Kate Stadeli, medical student at UC San Diego. Review article on drug resistance to antiviral HIV drugs
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=stadeli+k

Complete List of Graduate and Professional School Acceptances

The list below indicates institutions to which graduates have been admitted in the past 10 years. Several have received "outstanding student" awards in their professional programs and/or were ranked at the top of their class, and many are in positions of leadership in the scientific/medical community. In recent years 70% of the students who applied to medical school were accepted. About 60% of Biology Department graduates go on to graduate programs (such as MD, PhD, DVM, DDS). Linfield graduates are now on the faculty of such institutions as: Oregon Health Sciences University, Bowdoin College, Lawrence College, Ohio State University, and Harvard University.

Graduate Programs

Health Professions Programs

University of Arizona
Boston University
College of William and Mary
Cornell University
Harvard University
George Washington University
Oxford University
University of Alaska
University of California Davis
UC Riverside
UC Los Angeles
UC San Francisco
California Polytechnic University
University of Colorado
Colorado State University
University of Hawaii
Indiana University
University of Kentucky
University of Maine
University of Montana
Montana State University
University of Nevada
University of Oregon
Oregon State University
Portland State University
University of Pittsburgh
State University of New York -- Syracuse
University of Southern California
University of Texas
Texas A&M University
University of Vermont
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin
University of Wyoming
Virginia Polytechnic University
Washington State University
York University

Albany Medical College
Baylor University
Case Western Reserve
Creighton University
Johns Hopkins University
Medical College of Wisconsin
Oregon Health and Science University
Pacific University
Rochester University
Rutgers University
St. Louis University
Temple University
Tufts University
Tulane University
UC San Francisco
Uniform Services University of the Health Sciences
University of California San Diego
University of Colorado
University of Nevada
University of Pennsylvania
University of Puget Sound
University of Southern California
University of the Pacific
Washington University St. Louis
Yale University