Postdoctoral Researchers

Rebecca Flaherty, Ph.D.
Rebecca Flaherty, Ph.D.

Rebecca recently earned a Ph.D. in Microbiology from the University of Notre Dame and joined the lab as a postdoctoral researcher in 2017. Her work focuses on characterizing the host responses to group B streptococcal infections following exposure to tissue and innate immune cells.

Wonhee Cha, D.V.M, Ph.D., M.S.
Wonhee Cha, D.V.M, Ph.D., M.S.

Wonhee earned her Ph.D. in Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology at MSU in 2015 and is currently studying the molecular epidemiology, antimicrobial resistance and genomics of Campylobacter jejuni and Shiga toxin-producing E. coli. She is also examining variation in the composition of intestinal microbial communities with a focus on the distribution and abundance of resistance genes.