Hulse-Kemp Hall of Fame

Former lab members, their projects and last known whereabouts

Class of 2021


Daniel Restrepo-Montoya, PhD

PhD - North Dakota State University; MEng, BS - Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Bogotá, Col

Daniel is a biologist with a master’s degree in Computer Science and a Ph.D. in Genomics and Bioinformatics. A former fellow of the Fulbright program, he has knowledge and expertise in the analysis and handling of biological data through the application of mathematical and informatics tools and experience working with research groups that specialize in different biological problems.

Daniel is currently a Max Planck Tandem Group Leader in Colombia at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia.

Xingbo Wu, PhD

PhD - Tennessee State University; MS - Southwest University

Xingbo is currently an Assistant Professor in Ornamental Breeding at the University of Florida.

Class of 2018

Francisco Gomez, PhD

Francisco is currently an Assistant Professor in Dry Bean Breeding at Michigan State University.

Former Lab Visitors

Sajid Majeed, PhD

Sajid visited the lab in 2019-2020 and is currently working in Pakistan.

Richard Estrada

Richard visited the lab in 2020 and is currently finishing his studies in Peru.