People

Naoki Oshimori, Ph.D.

Naoki Oshimori, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology 
Dermatology, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Knight Cancer Institute
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Ph.D., biophysics and biochemistry, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 2008 
Mentor: Dr. Tadashi Yamamoto

B.Sc., biology, Chiba University, Japan, 2003

2008-2015 - Postdoctoral Researcher, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY. 
Mentor: Dr. Elaine Fuchs 

2016-present - Assistant Professor, Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology, Joint appointment with Dermatology and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 

2016-present - Member, Knight Cancer Institute, Oregon Health & Science University

Oshimori Lab

Sachiko Oshimori-Taniguchi, Ph.D.

Sachiko Oshimori-Taniguchi, Ph.D.
Research Associate
Lab Manager
Education: Ph.D., biophysics and biochemistry, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 2007,   B.S. in molecular life science, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, 2002

James Tucker

James Tucker, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher 
Education: Ph.D. in molecular genetics and genomics, Wake Forest University, 2018, B.S. in biology, Winthrop University

Avery Van Duzer

Avery Van Duzer
Research Assistant
Education: B.A. in biochemistry and molecular biology, Reed College, 2018

Former lab members

Ajit Elhance - Research Assistant (2016-2018)
David Halladin, Ph. D. - Postdoctoral Researcher (2017)
Yuya Tanaka, M.D., National Defense Medical College in Japan – M.D./Ph.D. student (2017-2018)
Reiko Matsumoto, M.D., University of Kyoto – Research Assistant (2018)
Racheal David, University of Oregon (Summer internship 2016)
Victoria Wu, Northwestern University (Summer internship 2017)
Kareena Patel, University of California, Berkeley (Summer internship 2018)