Lisa M. Ryno, Ph.D.

I love spending time with my family (spouse, daughter, two dogs and a cat!), reading (favorite authors include Margaret Atwood, Lauren Groff and Ted Chiang, among many, many others), crocheting/knitting, walking and strong lattes.

Current Students

Peter Choi
Class of 2023

Exploring the impact of rpoH on biofilm EPS composition

Anna Francis
Class of 2023

Characterizing E. coli promoters sensitive to subinhibitory concentrations of antibiotics

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Kyogo Nagashima
Class of 2024

Understanding the Role of Phosphodiesterase yhjH on Biofilm Formation

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Ryan Taylor
Class of 2023

Creating GFP-based whole-cell sensors for subinhibitory antibiotic detection


Charlotte Andrews ‘19

Eric Bell ‘17

Emma Brezel ‘17

Luke Buck ’21

Emily Curley ‘17

Dorothy DeBiasse ‘19

Aditi Gupta ‘18

Josh Holtzman ’21

Sarah Hughes ‘18

Eunice Kim ’21

Sarel Loewus ‘16

Maddison Paladino ’21

Yasmine Ramachandra ‘19

Delia Scoville ‘16

Yuan Tian ’21

Erica Zheng ‘17

Gabby Walsh ‘18

JoAnn Tinker ’20