People

Marisa Otegui

Credentials: Professor of Botany and Cell and Molecular Biology

Position title: Principal Investigator

Email: otegui@wisc.edu

Staff

Ariadna Gonzalez Solis

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Postdoctoral Fellow

Email: gonzalezsoli@wisc.edu

My research aims to understand the mechanisms of vesicle trafficking in plants. Outside the lab, I enjoy biking, hiking,  spending time with friends and traveling.

Divya Mishra

Position title: Postdoctoral Fellow

Email: dmishra5@wisc.edu

I am working on the role of autophagy-related proteins during high-temperature stress. I enjoy cooking, binge watching, traveling and spending quality time with my family.

Students

Elizabeth Berryman

Position title: PhD Student

Email: eberryman@wisc.edu

I’m working to understand the role of certain plant ESCRT proteins in the late stages of protein cargo packaging. In my free time I enjoy growing and propagating plants native to Wisconsin, reading (favorite authors Neil Gaiman and Sharon Creech), and boating/waterskiing.

Ethan Weiner

Position title: PhD Student

Email: erweiner@wisc.edu

I’m studying the role of some unique ESCRT proteins and domains in plants. Outside of research, I enjoy running in the beautiful Madison arboretum, video games, and board game nights with friends.