Postdoctoral Association Committee Contacts

John Leonard

PDA President
myCHOICE Liaison
Past PDA Vice-President 2015-2016

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

John Leonard, PDA Vice President

Cara Froyd

PDA Secretary
Teaching & Outreach Committee Co-chair
Science Policy Committee Co-chair

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Justin Luebke

University Affairs Chair

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Matt Eckwahl

Seminar Committee Co-chair
myCHOICE Liaison

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Mohana Ray

Seminar Committee Co-chair
myCHOICE Liaison

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Pathology


Colin McFaul

Welcome Committee Co-chair

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Surgery


Katie Harris

Welcome Committee Co-chair
Symposium Committee 2016

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Britney Helling

Teaching & Outreach Committee Co-chair

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Human Genetics


Bharat Reddy

Social Committee Co-chair

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Nicolaus Schmandt

Social Committee Co-chair

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Mickey McDonald

Science Policy Co-chair

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Physics, Physical Sciences Division


Sean McConnell

Chair of Survey Committee
Teaching & Outreach Committee 2014-2016
PDA Exec. Officer 2014-15

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Pediatrics


Kristy Hentchel

PDA Vice-President 2016-2017
Co-chair Teaching & Outreach Committee (Outreach) 2016-2017

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Aurelie Desgardin

Chair Welcome Committee 2015-2017
Co-chair Seminar Committee 2016-2017

Research Professional

Department of Pediatrics

Aurelie Desgardin

Aritro Nath

Chair 2016 Symposium Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Medicine - Hematology / Oncology


Kristina Martinez

PDA President 2015-2016
Past co-chair of Teaching & Outreach Committee (Outreach) 2014-2016

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Kristina Martinez

Allison Zajac

University Affairs Committee Chair 2016-2017
Symposium Committee

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology


Giorgio Grasselli

Seminar, Survey, and Welcome Committees

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology


Heather Titley

Survey and Welcome Committees

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology


Carole Deyts

Social Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology