The Brown Lab

People

MattMatthew W. Brown, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
IGBB Fellow

matthew.brown{at}msstate.edu
……Office: 008 Harned Hall
……Lab: 032 Harned Hall
……Office Tel: 662.325.2406
……Lab Tel: 662.325.4008
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………….Google Scholar Profile
………….ORCID Profile
Education
……B.Sc. Biology, University of Arkansas
……Ph.D. Biology, University of Arkansas
Postdoctoral Research
Centre for Comparative Genomics and Evolutionary Bioinformatics,
Dalhousie University (under Andrew J. Roger, FRSC)


Grad Students


Scotlynn.4.25-SMALLScotlynn Farmer, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student (2017-)
Education
……B.Sc. University of Mississippi
……M.Sc. Mississippi College
Ph.D. Project:
Comparative Genomics of Amoebozoa


Seungho4.25in72DPISeungho Kang, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student (2014-)
Education
……B.Sc. (Honors) Biology, University College London
……M.Sc. Molecular Medical Genetics, Aberdeen University
……M.Sc. Applied Parasitology and Medical Entomology, Liverpool
Ph.D. Project:
Phylogenomics of Amoebozoa

Alex.4.25in72dpiAlexander Tice, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student (2014-)
Education
……B.Sc. Biology, University of Arkansas
……M.Sc. Biology, University of Arkansas
Ph.D. Project:
Developmental Transcriptomics in Sporocarpic and Sorocarpic Amoebozoans


Gabe-4.25inchGabriel Schuler, B.Sc.
M.Sc. Student (2016-)
Education
……B.Sc. Biology, St. Francis University
M.Sc. Project:
Evolution of zoonotic amoebaeå


Visiting Scholars and Grad Students

Kina4.25Kina García Martín, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student
(9/2015-12/2015 | 6/2016-11/2016)

Kina is getting her Ph.D. in Prof. Carlos Lado’s laboratory in Madrid Spain. She is working on Myxogastrid Transcriptomics.


Undergrad Students

Robert.4.25SMALLG. Robert Berry, B.Sc.
B.Sc. General Science Undergraduate Researcher
(2017-) Diversity of protosteloid amoebae

Emily.4.25-SMALLEmily Foreman
B.Sc. Microbiology Undergraduate Researcher
(2016-2017) Diversity of zoonotic amoebae.

Peter.4.25-SMALLPeter Kooienga
B.Sc. Biochemistry Undergraduate Researcher
(2016-) Diversity of marine amoebozoans.

Former Students

Austin Walthall (2015-2017)
B.Sc. Microbiology Undergraduate Researcher
Project: Diversity of freshwater amoebae in Mississippi ephemeral pools

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Nicholas Bailey (2014-2015)
B.Sc. Biology Undergraduate Researcher
Project: Protosteloid amoebae of Mississippi

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Nicolas Lee (2013)
B.Sc. Biology Undergraduate Researcher
Shackouls Honors College at Mississippi State University
Project: Protistan parasites of Mississippi anurans  
Funded by:
……MSU Department of Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Award
……Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal Undergraduate Research Award

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Stephanie Sorrell (2013-2014)
B.Sc. Medical Technology Undergraduate Researcher
Shackouls Honors College at Mississippi State University
Project: Amoebozoa phylogenomics
Society of Scholars

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Pamela Watson (2013-2015)
B.Sc. Biology Undergraduate Researcher
Project: Diversity of ruminate inhabiting amoebae