Rachel Patton McCord, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
RachelMcCord_BCMBFacultyPictureRachel received her BS in Biophysics from Davidson College (Davidson, NC), building optical tweezers with advisors Dr. Karen Bernd and Dr. John Yukich.  She received her Ph.D. in Biophysics from Harvard University (Cambridge, MA) for work on transcription factor sequence preferences supervised by Dr. Martha Bulyk. She carried out postdoctoral research on 3D genome structure with Dr. Job Dekker in the Program in Systems Biology at UMass Medical School.  In addition to science, she enjoys playing with her son, playing the violin, bicycling, and singing.


Graduate Students

Rosela Golloshi, BCMB                                                                              Rosela

Jacob Sanders, BCMB






Undergraduate Students

Trevor Freeman, BCMB Major, Class of 2018

Thomas Isaac Raines, BCMB Major, Class of 2018

Jeff Schoondyke, BCMB Major, Class of 2018

Mandy Stallard, BCMB Major, Class of 2020

Peyton Terry, BCMB Major, Class of 2018

Delaney Thurston, BCMB/Medical Lab Science, Class of 2020

Past Members/Graduates

Sarah Carver, BCMB Major, B.S. 2016

Darrian Nash, BCMB Major, B.S. 2017


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