About Us

The MCIC is a shared technology laboratory located at the Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster (OH), with a satellite laboratory in Columbus, Kottman Hall. The facility in Wooster houses equipment and provides services in microscopy (light, confocal, transmission, and scanning electron microscopy), genomics (low and high throughput sequencing and genotyping), and bioinformatics. The facility in Columbus has equipment for metabolomics and provides bioinformatics support. Our mission is to support research at the Ohio State University by providing cost-effective services. The facility is also available to other research and educational institutions and to the private sector.

Our staff is always available for consultation. Don't hesitate to contact us.

Tea Meulia, PhD Director meulia.1@osu.edu  

MCIC - Wooster
Selby Hall (map)
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster OH 44691
Phone: 330-263-3828
Fax: 330-202-3563

Fiorella Cisneros-Carter, PhD Research Associate 2, Genomics cisneroscarter.1@osu.edu  
Wirat Pipatpongpinyo, PhD Research Associate 2, Genomics pipatpongpinyo.1@osu.edu  
Thanaphat Auwattanamongkol, MS Research Associate 1, Genomics auwattanamongkol.1@osu.edu  
Dhanashree, PhD Researcher 2, Microscopy


Jody Whittier Research Assistant 2 whittier.2@osu.edu   MCIC - Columbus
Kottman Hall, 475B
2021 Coffey Road
Columbus, OH, 43210
Phone: 614-292-7717


Jelmer Poelstra, PhD Research Associate,Bioinformatics poelstra.1@osu.edu  
Stephen Opiyo, PhD Research Scientist, MCIC Columbus opiyo.1@osu.edu