Meet The Lab


Anis Contractor

Jian Xu

Toshihiro Nomura

Associate Professor

Research Assistant Professor

Postdoctoral fellow

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    1999 - PhD - SUNY - Buffalo, New York


    View all publications by Jian listed in the National Library of Medicine.


John Marshall

Christine Remmers

Yiwen Zhu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

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    2017 - PhD - Northwestern University


    2008 - BA - Biochemistry, Philosophy - Columbia University, New York, NY


    View all publications by John listed in the National Library of Medicine.

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    2008 - BSc - Biological Sciences & Psychology - Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA


    View all publications by Christine listed in the National Library of Medicine.

Kelly Marshall

Chad Morton

Research Technician

Postbac Student


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    2014 - BA - Neuroscience - University of Colorado Boulder, CO

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Research Opportunities in the Contractor Lab

Postdoctoral Positions

Upon occasion opportunities exist for talented and highly motivated postdoctoral fellows in the laboratory.   Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae along with the contact details of three references.

Rotation Students

Positions for graduate students interested in performing their thesis studies in the Contractor laboratory are available for individuals from the NUIN, DGP, and MSTP programs at Northwestern University.

Undergraduate Students

Occasional positions are available for temporary or part-time laboratory assistants. Undergraduate students with a desire to gain laboratory experience are encouraged to contact us.

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Contact Info

303 E Chicago Ave

Ward Building

Suite 5-223

Chicago, IL 60611


Anis Contractor Lab


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