Coalesce generally accepts 4–5 residents per academic year.  Residents have access to dedicated laboratory space and equipment, the opportunity to form mentorships with UB faculty in the life sciences, and are provided the creative space and technical support to study genomic and microbiomic concepts.


Nicole Clouston, "Soil"

Heather Dewey-Hagborg, “SELL/BIO”

Kathy High, "Gut Love"

Timo Menke

Byron Rich and Mary Tsang, "Open Source Estrogen"

Lucie Strecker and Klaus Spiess


Gary Nickard, “Miller/Urey Redux”

Zbigniew Oksiuta, “New Soil - New Building Material”

Paul Vanouse, “Labor”