Faculty - Janelle R. Thompson

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Janelle R. Thompson

Visiting Assistant Professor

Parsons Laboratory
Room 48-331
15 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139

Telephone: 617.324.5268 Email: janelle@mit.edu Research Website: http://thompsonlab.mit.edu/ Assistant: Darlene Strother / strother@mit.edu


  • Ph.D. 2005, MIT and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
  • M.S. 1999, Stanford University
  • B.S. 1998, Stanford University

Research Interests

We are interested in understanding the relationship between the structure of microbial communities and their function. We are employing the tools of molecular biology, genom