Dr. Ioannis Mougiakos
Ioannis obtained his PhD degree in Bacterial Genetics from the Wageningen University in March 2019. During his PhD study at the van der Oost lab, he worked on the development of next-generation CRISPR-tools for metabolic engineering of non-traditional bacteria. Ioannis joined the Beisel lab in April 2020 as a Postdoctoral researcher and his current research focuses on developing an advanced set of CRISPR technologies employing rare CRISPR nucleases. Outside of the lab, Ioannis enjoys spending his time exercising and travelling with friends.