Current lab members
Dr. Songtao Jia
Associate Professor
National Academies Education Fellow in the Life Sciences Tel: 212-854-4468 Email: jia@biology.columbia.edu
Dr. Haitong Hou
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Dr. Jiyong Wang
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Jiyong joined the Jia lab very recently after receiving his PhD at China Agricultural University in Beijing, China. He loves most sports or exercise, especially soccer. (If you have the same hobbies, please do not hesitate to contact him at jw2979@columbia.edu!)
Dr. Xavier Tadeo
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Xavier obtained his PhD at the University of Barcelona, where he worked on solving the structural basis of archaeal protein haloadaptation.
Scott Kallgren
Graduate Student
Bio: Hailing from Michigan, Scott graduated with honors from Hillsdale College in 2007 with emphases in chemistry and mathematics. Prior to joining the Jia laboratory, he conducted mass spectrometric research on the molecular mechanism of fetal alcohol syndrome, contributed to membrane-mimicking biosensors, and performed crystallography trials with mRNA splicing factors. Outside of lab he enjoys concerts, rooftops, running, and other ways of staying active.
Anudari Letian
Undergraduate student
Allison Cohen
Undergraduate student
Ruben Dorador
Undergraduate student
Tiffany Porras
Undergraduate student