Team Members

Meet the team behind the breakthroughs at the Center for Paralysis Research.




Visiting Scholars

Center Staff

Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

  • Emilia Adolay, College of Engineering
  • Nathan Azimov, College of Engineering
  • Anna Bowers, College of Engineering
  • Maddison Claybrooke, College of Science
  • Kendall DeVault, College of Engineering
  • Shaheer Faruqi, College of Engineering
  • John Miles, College of Science
  • Mitul Patel, College of Engineering
  • Luke Shinneman, College of Engineering
  • Averi Van Haselen, College of Science

Recent Graduates

  • Edmond Rogers, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2023)
  • Joseph Fernandez, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2022)
  • Ana Kirby, MS, Biomedical Engineering (2022)
  • Bhavani Gopalakrishnan, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2021)
  • Seth Herr, PhD, Purdue Life Sciences Program (2021)
  • Shruthi Suresh, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2021)
  • Jonathan Tang, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2021)
  • Marcela C. Haces, PhD, Biomedical Engineering (2019)
  • Nichole Vike, PhD, Purdue Life Sciences Program (2019)