Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Harper Cancer Research Institute
University of Notre Dame

Team 2023

Principal Investigator, Research Scientists, & Postdocs


Brian M. Baker, PhD
Principal Investigator

Eliza Kovriguina, PhD
Laboratory Manager

Cory M. Ayres, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Jiaqi Ma, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Chad A. Brambley, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Graduate Students


Aaron Rosenberg
Graduate Student (PhD, Biochemistry)

Tatiana Rosales
Graduate Student (PhD, Biophysics)

George Gray
Graduate Student (PhD, Biochemistry)

W. Gihan Perera
Graduate Student (PhD, Biochemistry)

P. Chukwunalu Chukwuma
Graduate Student (PhD, Biochemistry)

Basant Eldaly
Graduate Student (PhD, IBMS)

Undergraduate Students and Visitors


Sara Foote

James Lazar

Joe Blum

Alexandra Pelikan

Livi Edwards