The therapeutic biomaterials laboratory is actively recruiting enthusiastic graduate students. Interested applicants should contact Juliane Nguyen for more information.

Principal Investigator

Juliane Nguyen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
Email: Julianen at

Post-doc: University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Department of Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences
Visiting Scientist: University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
PhD: Philipps-University Marburg (Germany), Dept. of Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology
PharmD: Philipps-University Marburg (Germany), Board Certified Pharmacist in Germany

PhD Students

Scott Ferguson, BS
BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences
University at Buffalo
Scottfer at
Michael Deci, MS
MS in Pharmaceutical Science
University at Buffalo
Mdeci at
Jinli Wang, MS
Biomedical Engineering
MS in Internal Medicine
China Medical University
Jinliwan at
Emily Bonacquisti
BS in Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo
ebonacqu at
Tingyi Li
BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences
University at Buffalo
tingyili at

Masters Students

Christine Lee, BA
BS in Biological Sciences
Washington University
cjlee23 at
Min Jeong (Vivian) Seo
UB School of Pharmacy
Pharm.D. candidate Class of 2019
minjeong at
Nancy Song, BS
UB School of Pharmacy
BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences​
nancyson at
Natalie Smith
BS in Chemistry, Lafayette College
nesmith4 at
Gbassey Oteme
BS in Biology, Nazareth College of Rochester
gbasseyo at

BS/MS Students

Jake Megna
Pharmaceutical Sciences​
jakemegn at
Sydney Scatigno
Pharmaceutical Sciences​
slscatig at
Jacqueline Gonya
jmgonya at
Danni Chen
danniche at

Undergraduate Students

Kenneth Anderson
kjanders at
Yao Heng Huang
yaohengh at