Personnel
The staff members at the Biopolymers Facility include a team of expertly trained technicians, support personnel and our facility director. Each core unit at the BPF has a lead team member in charge of protocol design, equipment maintenance, and troubleshooting. We also have our own in-house IT support.

Director of the Biopolymers Facility

Robert Steen

Director
Phone: 617-432-7480

Staff Members at the Biopolymers Facility

James Caffery

Reagents & Supplies Program Manager
Stock Room, Self-Service Supply Center, Oligo Program
Phone: 617-432-6805

Lori Castrillo

Financial Manager
Accounts, Finance
Phone: 617-432-7480

Ashley Ciulla

Next-Generation Sequencing Core Technician
HiSeq 2500, NGS Library Prep
Phone: 617-432-7481

Suefen Cuti

Software Engineer
Website, Computing
Phone: 617-432-6803

Justin Curran

Next-Generation Sequencing Core Technician
qPCR, Qiacube, Bioanalyzer, and Tapestation
Phone: 617-432-7481

Baldwin Dilone

Next-Generation Sequencing Core Technician
NextSeq 500, MiSeq, 10X Chromium
Phone: 617-432-7481

Vikram Vishwanath

Next-Generation Sequencing Core Technician
NextSeq 500, MiSeq
Phone: 617-432-7481