Skye Fishbein

Skye Fishbein

Graduate Student
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Skye is studying mycobacterial protein translation and how ribosome- associated factors play a role in altering translation during exposure to environmental pressures.

Jessica Schweber

Jessica Schweber

Senior Research Assistant
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Jess uses various genetic techniques to facilitate drug discovery for the treatment of tuberculosis infection. She also assists in training and management of the HSPH BL3 facility.

Charles Dulberger

Postdoctoral Fellow
Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Charlie is using high resolution microscopy, structural methods and genetics to study the inner workings of mycobacteria and the molecular mechanisms they employ to evade immune recognition and destruction.

Harim Won

Graduate Student
Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Harry is studying the fundamental biology of protein degradation systems in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and how they can be targeted for antibiotic development.

Kristi Guinn

Kristi Guinn

Project Manager

Kristi (not a slave to fashion) Guinn has been keenly interested in TB since 2000.  She did her Master’s work studying genetic determinants of pathogenicity, and migrated away from the bench shortly thereafter to try her hand at project management.  She has happily remained in this capacity, joining the Rubin Lab in 2011.

Emmy Dove

Emmy Dove

Lab Manager
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Emmy handles managerial responsibilities for the lab. These include ordering supplies, managing safety trainings, maintaining equipment, and shipping materials to collaborators.