Brandon Satinsky

Postdoctoral Associate
Civil and Environmental Engineering

MIT 48-
15 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

Phone: 617-253-
Fax: 617-258-7009
Email: bsatinsk@mit.edu

Education:

2014

Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2013

Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE) Summer Course “Microbial Oceanography: Genomes to Biomes”, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI

2008

B.S., Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

 

Positions Held:

2015-Present

Postdoctoral Associate, Parsons Laboratory and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT (Advisor: Dr. Sallie W. Chisholm)

2009-2014

Graduate student, Department of Microbiology, University of Georgia (Advisor: Dr. Mary Ann Moran)

2008-2009

Research Technician, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (Advisor: Dr. Gregory Velicer)

2008

Research Technician, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (Advisor: Dr. Spencer Hall)

2007-2008

Undergraduate Researcher, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (Advisor: Dr. Gregory Velicer)

 

 

Publications:

Hilton, JA., Satinsky, BM., Doherty, M., Zielinski, BL., Zehr, JP. (2014). Metatranscriptomics of N2-fixing cyanobacteria in the Amazon River Plume. International Society of Microbial Ecology Journal. In Press.

Satinsky, BM., Zielinski, B., Doherty, M., Smith, CB., Sharma, S., Paul, JH., Crump, BC., Moran, MA. (2014). The Amazon Continuum Dataset: Quantitative Metagenomic and Metatranscriptomic Inventories of the Amazon River Plume, June 2010. Microbiome. 2: 17.

Satinsky, BM., Crump, BC., Smith, CB., Sharma, S., Zielinski, B., Doherty, M., Meng, J., Sun, S., Medeiros, PM., Paul, JH., Coles, VJ., Yager, PL., Moran, MA. (2014). Microspatial Gene Expression Patterns in the Amazon River Plume. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 111: 11085-11090.

Gifford, SM., Satinsky, BM., Moran, MA. (2014). Quantitative Microbial Metatranscriptomics. In I. T. Paulsen & A. J. Holmes (Eds.), Environmental Microbiology (Vol. 1096, pp. 213-229): Humana Press.

Satinsky, BM., Gifford, SM., Crump, BC., Moran, MA. (2013). Use of Internal Standards for Quantitative Metatranscriptome and Metagenome Analysis. Methods in Enzymology (Volume 531, pp. 237-250): Academic Press.

Moran, MA., Satinsky, BM., Gifford, SM., Luo, H., Rivers, A., Chan, LK., Meng, J., Durham, BP., Shen, C., Varaljay, VA., Smith, CB., Yager, PL., Hopkinson, BM. (2012). Sizing up metatranscriptomics. International Society of Microbial Ecology Journal, 7(2), 237-243.