Kern Lab Members


Principal Investigator


Dorothee Kern
Dorothee Kern
dkern (at) brandeis.edu
ORCID iD logo 0000-0002-7631-8328

Postdoctoral Fellows


Graduate Students


Patrick Finneran
Patrick Finneran
pfinneran (at) brandeis.edu

John Stiller
John Stiller
jstiller (at) brandeis.edu

Austin Bannister
Austin Bannister
bannista (at) brandeis.edu

Chansik Kim
Chansik Kim
kva0987 (at) brandeis.edu

Ingrid Marko
Ingrid Marko
imarko (at) brandeis.edu

Andrew Glaser
Andrew Glaser
andrewglaser (at) brandeis.edu

MacKenzie Patterson
MacKenzie Patterson
mpatterson (at) brandeis.edu

Master Students


Liuyu Chen
Liuyu Chen
chenl (at) brandeis.edu

Undergraduate Students


Klarissa Hollander
Klarissa Hollander
khollander (at) brandeis.edu

Joseph Irvin
Joseph Irvin
jirvin (at) brandeis.edu


Kern Lab group picture From left to right: Warintra Pitsawong, Renee Otten, Ingrid Marko, John Stiller, Dorothee Kern, Patrick Finneran, Chansik Kim, Julia Tartaglia, Chris Neil, Austin Bannister, Hadar Ivanir-Dabora, Ricardo Padua, Chiquita McCoy-Crisp, Daniel Woldring, Brandon Black, and Marc Hoemberger.
Map indicating the nationalities of current/former Kern lab members Current and previous Kern lab members came from all over the world to Waltham as can be seen from the map. To complete our world/continent-coverage, scientists from Antartica and Australia/Oceania are particularly encouraged to apply ;)