Angela M. Carter, Ph.D. (she/her)

Dr. Carter, orchestrator of controlled chaos (PI – Assistant Professor), is originally from Southeastern Oklahoma. She has a background in biochemistry, cellular signaling, and pharmacology.

Office: Kaul Genetics Building, 802A; Phone: 205-975-7920; Email:

Camila Gonzalez-Arancibia, Ph.D. (she/her)

Dr. Gonzalez, solver of all problems (Postdoctoral Fellow), is from Valparaiso, Chile. Her background is in neuroscience, specifically dopamine systems and drug response.

Nghi Dang, (she/her)

Nghi, wielder of microbial weapons (Graduate Student), has a background in biotechnology and cancer biology and is currently in the Pathobiology, Pharmacology, and Physiology theme of the Graduate in Biomedical Sciences program. She is originally from Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.

Huong Tran (she/her)

Huong, explorer of new realms (Master’s in Biotechnology Student), is from Danang, Vietnam. Her background is in pharmaceutical science and administration.

Stuart Phipps (he/him)

Stuart, connecter of all dots (Researcher III), is a native Alabamian! He has a background in biology and socioeconomic disparities.

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Caleb Rowe (he/him)

Rowe, non-threatening evil genius (Graduate Student), has a background in neuroscience and is currently in the Neuroengineering program at UAB. Caleb is originally from Signal Mountain, Tennessee.