Current Students

Hunter Heinemann '24

Fluorophore Project

Maria Ciko '24

Fluorophore Project

PJ Nikolai '24

Fluorophore Project

Imani Gaston '23

REActivities Project

CJ Coughlin '23

REActivities Project

NERM 2022

Hunter presented a poster

Goudreau Collison Group Alumni

Jessica Fernandes '22

Eric Schneider '22

LECOM Medical School

Jesse Matteson '22

PhD Program Stoneybrook

Brittany Watterson MS '21
PhD Program U. of Rochester
(Dr. Scott Miller Group)

Darren Chee '21

Eugene Ham '21
Applying to PhD Programs

Zayneb Jaff '21
Graduate program RIT for Art and Design

Maddie Tebrugge '21

Naval Postgraduate School to become a Weather and Environmental Sciences Officer for the US Air Force

Julia Biehler '21
Human Subject Research Coordinator

University of Rochester Medical Center

Paige Daly '21

Medical School Program for Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)

Kaitlyn Clark '20

RIT Chemistry MS Program

Daisy Haas '21

Summer 2020 REU StudentBS from Chapman UniversityPhD Program U. of Michigan

Diksha Biswa '20

Lymphoma Data Manager at James P Wilmot Cancer Center at Strong

Wasim Zatar '20

Medical School at U. of Rochester

Jonathan Dominguez '20

RIT Chemistry MS Program

Micaela Nelson '20

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Laura Anne Hirschler '20

Medical School at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Asma Sheikh '19
Research Assistant at Harvard Medical School

PhD Program at NYU (Woerpal group)

Fadiyah Alharbi MS '19

Secondary School Teacher

Zexuan "Maria" Jia BS'19

PhD Program U. of Pittsburgh(Horne Group)

Matthew Jackson BS'19

Math Teacher, Promise Academy, Harlem, NY

Cameron Isaac BS'19

Dental School U. of Pittsburgh

Graduation 2019
Asma, Dr. G, and Maria ready to walk.

Fidel Amezcua

Summer REU 2018BS from Chicago State UniversityMS to PhD Program in Chemical Engineering at Georgia Tech.

Tyler Zimmermann BS '18

QC Chemist at Tangram Company, LLC

Kaitlyn Houghtling BS '18

PhD Program U. of Rochester (Parradine Group)

Andrew Streit BS'17

PhD Program Yale University(Ellman Group)

Rodgers Kipsang BS '17

Post-baccalaureate Research FellowNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseaseNational Institute of Health

Michael Cattalani BS'17

Medical School NYIT
Psychiatry Resident at Brookdale Hospital

Ana Cartaya BS' 17

PhD Program at UNC Chapel Hill (Bahnson Group)

William Marmor BS '17

Medical School at Stony Brook School of Medicine Orthopaedic Surgery Resident at U Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital

Julianne Caponigro BS '17

Account Executive at Konica Minolta Business Solution

Tumi Faniyan BS'16

Perioperative Assistant at Strong Memorial Hospital

Hannah Simpson BS '16

PhD '20 Purdue University (Ghosh group)
Post-Doc Yale University (Jorgensen group)
Senior Chemist Adesis, Inc.

Charlie Ayotte BS '15

MS at U of New Hampshire ( Pazicni group)

Dan Saviola BS '15

MS Program at RIT (Chris Collison Group)

Mohammed Hawsawi MS'15

PhD '19 Wayne State University (Crich Group) Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry at Umm Al-Qura University

Justin Niziol BS '14

PhD '20 U of Rochester (Boeckman group) Analytical Chemist at iuvo bioscience

Austin Kelly BS'14

PhD '19 UC Davis (Franz group) Process Chemist at Sanofi

Katherine Valentine BS'14

PhD '19 Virginia Tech. (Long group)
Polymer Synthetic Chemist
Eastman Kodak Company

Christine Yeo BS'14

Program Manager at Natural Products Association (2017-2019)Regulatory Affairs Specialist at Lallemand

Jennifer Swartzenberg MS'12

RIT Lecturer for NTID Mathematics and Sciences

Anthony Carestia BS '13

PhD'18 UNC Chapel Hill (Alexanian Group)Process Chemist at Cambrex

Elizabeth Feinberg BS '11

PhD '17 U of Rochester (Dinnocenzo Group)Post-doc U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Moore Group)

Danielle Raymond MS '11

PhD '19 U of Rochester (Nilsson Group)Analytical Testing Bausch + Lomb

Stephanie Dorn MS' 10

PhD '15 U of Rochester (Weix Group),Assistant Professor of Chemistry, UConn Stamford

Josh Kolev BS'09

PhD '15 U of Rochester (Fasan Group),Senior Scientist at Merck

Tim Liwosz BS '09

PhD '13 at U of Buffalo (Chemler Group)Lecturer at University at Buffalo

Jessica Smith BS '08

PhD '14 Uof Rochester (Fasan Group), Post-doc Cornell University,Assistant Professor, SUNY Brockport

Brett Granger BS '08

PhD '13 U of Texas at Austin (Martin Group), Post-doc at AstraZeneca in Boston,Principal Scientist at Entasis Therapeutics

William Spencer MS'08

PhD '12 U of Rochester (Frontier Group), Post-doc University of Rochester (Boeckman Group)Patent Agent, Fish & Richardson, Austin, Texas

Ryan Walvoord BS '07

PhD '14 U Pennsylvania( Kozlowski Group), Post-doc UC Berkeley (Chang group),Assistant Professor Ursinus College

Korede Moni Agusto BS '06

MBA '10 Carnergie Mellon Tepper School of BusinessFinance Analyst @ Wickes UK

Jian Chen MS '05

Research Scientist at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals,Pharma D program at U of Rhode Island

Undergraduate Research members (1-2 semesters who escaped too soon for a photo):

  • Ian Cawthray BS

  • Tyler Kallen BS'10

  • Michael Mollica BS

  • Fatima Hussain BS

  • Kelsey Haines-McLaughlin BS' 15

  • Jessica Metelski BS '20

  • Lily Mayle BS '22

Contact Info

Dr. Tina Goudreau Collison/ Professor of Chemistry

Rochester Institute of Technology /School of Chemistry and Materials Science

85 Lomb Memorial Drive / Rochester, NY 14623

Office: GOS-3276 / phone: (585)475-2634 / email: