Group Members

We are looking for a highly motivated students to join our group at UMKC.
Fully funded PhD and MSc positions are available (see details at School of Graduate Studies). For graduate and undergrad research application please contact Mohammad.

Current Members

Buwanila Punchihewa
Ph.D. Student
Joined Group: 2019
B.S. Chemistry
University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Zachary Goss
Ph.D. Student
Joined Group: 2021
B.S. in Chemistry
Northeastern University in 2020

Matthew Mumau
M.Sc. Student
Joined Group: 2021
B.S. Chemistry
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Asayiel Alhajeri
Biology B.S. Student
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Joined Group: 2021

UMKC SEARCH Grants recipient.

Britton Needham
Biology B.S. Student
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Joined Group: 2022

UMKC SUROP Grants recipient.

Group Alumni

Graduate Students

Mikayla Mayer
M. Sc. Chemistry
2020-2021
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Undergraduate Research Students

Amber Cunningham
B.Sc. Chemistry
2020-2022
Riley Bruce
B.Sc. Chemistry
2020-2021
Sydney Chhiv
B.A. Student Biology
2021
Renée Augustine
B.Sc. Chemistry
2021
Krithika Selvarajoo
B.Sc. Chemistry
2020-2021
Joshua Sanders
B.Sc. Biology
2021
Priya Mehta 
B.Sc. Biology,
2020-2021

High School and Visiting Students

Jaiya Benjamin
High School Student (NY)
2019-2020