Students studying outside the library

Emphasis in Computational Science Graduates

2014 Graduates

  • Phillip Coffey
  • Jonathan Gallimore
  • Jamie Hames
  • Lamont McPhearson
  • Ashleigh van Metre

2013 Graduates

  • Laura Arthur - Genetics graduate school
  • Kelly Blake - SAS (Associate Technical Consultant)
  • Katherine Gaster - Ph.D. program of Epidemiology at University of Minnesota
  • Sharon Guffy - Biochemistry Ph.D. program at UNC working on enzyme design
  • Jonathan Hanson
  • Benjamin Holt - Indiana University, Maurer School of Law
  • Andrew Strasburger - Software Engineer at Unitrends
  • Gregory Valainis - Software Engineer at ProActive Technology
  • Brittany Walker - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Ph.D. in Chemistry

2012 Graduates

  • Mitchell Charles Allen - General Electric Aviation (IM Project Manager Business Solutions)
  • Zach Beaver - Data scientist at Elder Research, Inc. and also pursuing Master of Information and Data Science through UC Berkeley
  • Stephen Russell Bryant - Graduate program in Physics at FSU
  • Patrick Harbour - Med school at Wake Forest
  • James Mills - High school science teacher at Christ Church School in Greenville, SC
  • Regis Rutarindwa - Ph.D. Program in Mathematics at Marquette University

2011 Graduates

  • Alex Lash - Graduate program in Physics at Clemson University
  • Stuart McDaniel - Finished medical school at MUSC
  • John Smith
  • Elizabeth Katharyn Tyrie - Masters of Science in Geoscience at Hoffman Environmental Research Institute; immediately after graduation: aPost-baccalaureate NIH Research Fellow in the Biomedical Research Services Section
  • Sean Watford - Ph.D. in the Environmental Science and Engineering; MSPH at UNC: EPA

2010 Graduates

  • Manan Gupta, Computer Science and Chemistry - Graduate school in Computer Science at Clemson University
  • Jonathan Hufford, Biology - MD/Ph.D. program at the University of SC
  • Yakov Rubinchik, Biology - Bioinformatics graduate program at Georgia Tech
  • Stephen Strickland, Physics, Minor in Computer Science - Physics graduate program at Duke University
  • Bailey Young, Chemistry, Minor in Computer Science - Planning to do research

2009 Graduates

  • Trey Bingham, Biology - MD program
  • Robert Harris, Chemistry and Mathematics - Ph. D. program in Chemistry
  • Kristin Kounts, Chemistry - Work in Chemistry

2008 Graduates

  • Jud Craft, Chemistry with minors in Computer Science and Mathematics - Jud is involved with computational science research at Vanderbilt University Medical School.

2007 Graduates

  • Elom Abalo, Physics and Mathematics - Elom is pursuing a Ph.D. in Physics at the University of Oklahoma.
  • Krupa Desai, Biology - After a fellowship to do computational biology research at the National Institutes of Health, Krupa is attending medical school.
  • Jessica McGarity, Biology - After working at Milliken Corporation for a year, Jessica is doing computational biology research at the Medical University of South Carolina.

2006 Graduates

  • Michael Bennett, Chemistry and French - Michael is pursuing a masters degree in computer science at the University of South Carolina.
  • Katie Langley, Biology - Katie has completed a masters degree in biomedical engineering at the University of South Carolina and is now attending medical school there.
  • Liz O'Quinn, Biology - After a second summer internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Liz is continuing her research at ORNL.
  • Lena Sandifer, Biology - Lena is attending medical school at the University of South Carolina.

2005 Graduates

  • David Harmon, Mathematics and Computer Science - David, who won a prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowship, earned a Ph.D. in computer science at Columbia University.
  • Philip Ladd, Physics and Mathematics - Philip is pursuing Ph.D. in physics at University of Tennessee.
  • Paul Wojoski, Biology - Paul is working for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

2004 Graduate

  • Talisha Haywood, Physics - Talisha is pursuing a computational physics masters degree at North Carolina A&T State University.

2003 Graduates

  • Wesley Benson, Biology - Wesley is currently attending medical school.
  • Kim McDonald, Biology - After graduation, Kim worked for Shodor as a computational science educator and modeler.
  • Amanda Nave, Biology - After graduation, Amanda had a year-long IRTA Research Fellowship at NIH's National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. She is currently pursuing Ph.D. in genetics at University of North Carolina.
  • Craig Selander, Biology - Craig is currently attending medical school.
  • Richard Webb, Biology - Richard is currently attending medical school.

2002 Graduate

  • Blake Derrick, Biology - After completing a masters in biotechnology at the University of South Carolina, Blake served as a medical researcher with Greenville Hospital System. He then took a position as a scientist in the Drug Discovery Research Division of GlaxoSmithKline, working with protein x-ray crystallography, gene expression, and protein biochemistry.