DR. MEIKE DITTMANN
Intermediate Degree in Law (Tübingen)
Diploma in Biology (Tübingen)
PhD in Molecular Medicine (Ulm)
I did competitive ballroom dancing for 15 years.
BS in Biochemistry (Worcester, MA)
I played the tuba in the WPI Marching Band! Go Tech!
Hometown: Gilford, NH
DegreeS: BSc Chemistry
BA Spanish (University of Virginia)
Fun Fact: I am a huge nerd for public transit! I even worked for several years as a bus driver.
JOAQUIN RODRIGUEZ GALVAN
Hometown: Lima, Peru
Degrees: BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
minor in Microbiology - Oregon State University
I surf a lot, and have been doing it since I was 10! Yes, there is year-round surf in NYC; fall and winter are the best seasons.
Hometown: Newburgh, NY
Degrees: BS, Molecular Biology (Lehigh University)
BA, Spanish and Hispanic Studies (Lehigh University)
Fun Fact: I sang at an international choral festival in Graz with my college choir
Hometown: Azusa, CA
Degrees: BA in Biochemistry (Barnard College), MS in Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy (Georgetown University)
Fun Fact: I design decal stickers as a little hobby on the side. You can check them out on my computer and water bottle!
Hometown: Brentwood, NY
Degree: BA in Cellular/Molecular Biology with a Double Minor in Deaf Studies + Spanish from SUNY New Paltz
Fun Fact: I spent two weeks abroad in Ethiopia teaching the Deaf community about personal hygiene, their microbiota, and how vaccines work using American/Ethiopian Sign Language, English, and Amharic thanks to Visions Global Empowerment. I plan on volunteering with them again at an all girls school in Nicaragua!
THE EGG-LAYING WOOL MILK PIG
Passed Quality Control
I roam the lab at night when nobody is around.