Current Students

Hunter Heinemann '24

Fluorophore Project

PJ Nikolai '24

Fluorophore Project

Olivia Gustafson '25

Fluorophore Project

Antonia Epps '26

Fluorophore Project

Isabelle Ormond '23

REU DBER Project

Eric Reyes

Summer REU 2023BS from Cornell University '26
RIT Undergraduate Symposium 2023

Goudreau Collison Group Alumni

Imani Gaston  '23

REActivities Project

CJ Coughlin  '23

Quality Control Analyst I at Curia

Eric Schneider '22

Medical School at LECOM

Jesse Matteson '22

PhD Program Stoneybrook

Brittany Watterson MS '21
PhD Program U. of Rochester

Darren Chee '21

Eugene Ham '21
MS program at University of Washington 

Jessica Fernandes  '22

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
Law School at Vanderbilt University

Paige Daly '21

Medical School Program for Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)

Kaitlyn Clark '20

RIT Chemistry MS '22RIT Chemistry  Visiting Lecturer 

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 '22

Micaela Nelson '20

University of Connecticut School of Medicine 

Laura Anne Hirschler '20

Medical School at LECOM

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

Solutions Consultant for CampusESP 

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 '22 Program U. of Rochester(Parradine Group)Scientist 1 - Scientific Platforms 

Andrew Streit BS'17

PhD '22 Program Yale University(Ellman Group)Lab Team Leader at BASF (Germany)

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 '23 Program at UNC Chapel Hill (Bahnson Group)Microscopy Specialist at Duke University

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):

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: