Principal Investigator
Scott Holley's picture Scott Holley, Ph.D.

B.S. Millsaps College
Ph.D. University of Chicago
Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck-Institut für Entwicklungsbiologie,
Tübingen, Germany

Research Scientist
Dorthe Julich's picture Dorthe Julich, Ph.D.

Dörthe received her Doctorate from the Eberhard Karls Universität, Tübingen (Germany) having studied with Professor Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard at the Max Planck Institute...

Postdocs and Fellows
Miriam Genuth's picture Miriam Genuth, Ph.D.

Miriam earned her PhD in Cell Biology from UCSF.  In the Holley lab, she studies how cell polarity contributes to body elongation. She is funded by a Ruth L....

Abdel-Rahman Hassan's picture Abdel-Rahman Hassan, Ph.D.

Hassan recieved his Ph.D. from the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University. He is currently using experimental and computational approaches to...

Abby Kindberg's picture Abby Kindberg, Ph.D.

Abby received her Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from UCSF. She is currently studying mechanisms that maintain ergodicity in cell state transitions during body...

Sarah Smith's picture Sarah Smith, Ph.D.

Sarah earned her Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh.  She is currently examining the role of the Fibronectin matrix in posterior body elongation.

Graduate Students
Guoyu Zhu's picture Guoyu Zhu

Guoyu (Derek) received a BS in molecular biology from University of California, San Diego (UCSD). In the Holley lab, he is studying the systems biology of zebrafish...

Lab Assistant
Linan Chen's picture Linan Chen

Linan also takes care of our fish and keeps the fish facility sparkling clean.