Jacob joined the lab in the summer of 2012 as a research supporter and moved into research in January of 2013. Jacob is working on characterizing a phosphorylation substrate of the Arabidopsis kinase AGC1-3.
In the summer of 2014, Jacob moved to the lab of Ry Young in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics at Texas A&M to do research on bacteria phages and graduated in May 2015. In Fall 2016 Jacob entered the Biochemistry and Biophysics graduate program and graduated in May 2017 with a Master’s degree.
Currently (as of 01.31.2018) Jacob is in the M.D. program at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City.