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Ramanathan Lab People

Lab Members

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Sharad Ramanathan investigates how multi-potent stem cells make fate decisions to give rise to complex human tissues, and how the dynamics of key neurons in the nervous system drive behavioral decisions.

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Graduate student

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Fellow in Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Graduate Student

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Graduate Student  (Weitz & Ramanathan Labs)

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Graduate Student

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Graduate Student (Kreiman & Ramanathan Labs)

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MS candidate of Biostatistics and Computational Biology

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Graduate student

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Graduate Student

Lab Technician

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Graduate Student

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Graduate student

Alumni (Academia)

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Assistant Professor, University of California Santa Barbara

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Faculty, Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India

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Assistant Professor, Tsinghua University, China

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Assistant Professor, University of California Berkeley

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CNRS Paris, France

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University

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Assistant Professor, Koc University, Turkey

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MD PhD student at UCSF

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UMASS Worcester MD PhD program

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Assistant Professor University of Wisconsin Madison

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PLS Fellow, MIT Physics

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Assistant Professor Tel Aviv University, Israel

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Assistant Professor, Cornell University

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Assistant Professor California Institute of Technology

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MD PhD University of Louville School of Medicine

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Research Assistant Professor, Penn State, USA

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Non‐Clinical Research Fellow in the Jayaraj Rajagopal lab at Massachusetts General Hospital

Alumni (Industry)

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Cellino Biotech

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Flagship Pioneer

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DiCon Fiber Optics

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Boston Consulting Group

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DE Shaw Research

Joining our lab

We welcome developmental, molecular, cellular and neuro-biologists as well as physicists and engineers who want pursue fundamental and applied questions in developmental and neurobiology. Graduate students are welcome to drop by to talk to Sharad Ramanathan or lab members. Postdoctoral candidates, please send your application, a research statement and CV to Sharad Ramanathan, along with names of and contact information for three references. Letters of recommendation from these references should be sent separately.
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