Principal Investigator

  • Tomo Kawashima

    Tomo Kawashima

    Assistant Professor

    (859) 257-2715

    321 Plant Science Building
    1405 Veterans Drive,
    Lexington, KY 40546-0312

Laboratory Manager

  • Anthony Clark

    Anthony Clark

    Laboratory Manager

    (859) 218-0819

    452 Plant Science Building
    1405 Veterans Drive,
    Lexington, KY 40546-0312

Postdoc

  • Yukinosuke Oonishi

    Post Doctoral Scholar

    Time with Lab: January 2020 – Current


  • Ji Min Shin

    Ji Min Shin

    Post Doctoral Scholar

    Time with Lab: September 2019 - Current


Research Assistants

  • M. Foteh Ali

    M. Foteh Ali

    Graduate Student

    Time with Lab: August 2017 – Current


  • Umma Fatema

    Umma Fatema

    Graduate Student

    Time with Lab: January 2018 – Current


  • Vijyesh Sharma

    Graduate Student

    January 2021 - Current


  • Ashwini Shivakumar

    Graduate Student

    January 2021 - Current


Undergraduate Student Researcher

  • Marcus Beauchamp

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

    January 2022 – Current


  • Matthew Cobb

    Undergraduate Student Researcher



    , KY

  • Trinity Ribinson

    Undergraduate Student Researcher



    , KY

  • Robert Screen

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

    August 2022 - Current




    , KY

  • Nicolas Toro

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

  • Skyler Trowel

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

    January 2021 - Current