People


Renna Lab Fam

Dr. Jordan Renna


Assistant Professor of Biology – University of Akron
Postdoc – Department of Neuroscience, Brown University (2008-2013)
Ph.D. – Vision Science, University of Alabama at Birmingham (2002-2008)
B.S. – Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior; University of California, Davis (1998-2001)


Jessica Onyak
Lab Assistant
2017 B.S. University of Akron – Biology


Paul Bonezzi
IB Graduate Program – Ph.D. Candidate
2014 B.S. University of Akron – Biology


Katelyn Sondereker
IB Graduate Program – Ph.D. Candidate
2015 B.S. University of Akron – Biology


Matt Tarchick
IB Graduate Program – Ph.D. Candidate
2014 B.S. John Carroll University – Biology


Jeskaren Deol
Biology Undergraduate Program


Jenna Jamil
Biology Undergraduate Program


Samantha Cook
Biology Undergraduate Program


Lab Alumni

  • Chris Ross (Undergraduate 2016) – Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Alex Tegland (Master’s Program 2016) – Cleveland Clinic Laboratory Technician
  • Daniel Vicarel (Undergraduate 2015) – Supply Technologies Software Developer
  • Shakib Islam (Undergraduate 2014) – Northeast Ohio Medical University