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Jessica Davis


Major: Environmental Systems (Ecology, Behavior, & Evolution)

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: Environmental Management/Consulting


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Academic interests in biology and terrestrial ecology. Professional interests in management, advising, and consulting.

Skills: Communication, Collaboration, Organization, Leadership, Problem Solving

MARIA ALARCON

I am a neurobiology major interested in how the mind and the brain function together

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience, Psychology

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: I aspire to become a top surgeon or researcher

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First Generation Student


Academic and/or Professional Interests: medicine, autism, the functions of the brain and mind, antiaging research, surgery, travel.

Skills: bilingual: English and Spanish, organized, self-managed, resilient, tech-savvy

MUSTAFA NAGUIB

Earnest bioengineering student hoping to gain experience and bring energy to the workplace

Major: Bioengineering (Biotechnology)

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Career in the biotechnology industry


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Interested in human biology, disease, and working in research or industry in order to find ways to prevent/treat the afflictions of the human body. Hoping to attend graduate school.

Skills: PCR, Gel Electrophoresis, Buffer Preparation, Microsoft Office, MATLAB, Diligent, Enthusiastic

YUXUAN YUE

Enthusiastic future researcher

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: reseach in the field of neuroscience, psychology


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: I’m interested in laboratories in the field of biology, especially neurodegenerative disease and mental disorders. I want to bring people to the awareness of the seriousness of mental illness.

Skills: Lab experience in genetics and neuroscience, dedicated, fast learner, self-promoting, energetic

Colin Barry


Major: Bioengineering (BioSystems)

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: Industry or Research Lab


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Stem cell research, tissue engineering, synthetic drugs, prosthetics

Skills: Work ethic, Communicator, Problem Solving, Organization, Intelligent

IULIA DINESCU


Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: Physician, Research in neuroscience


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am majoring in neuroscience because this field allows me to combine my interests in biology and psychology. I would like to learn more about mental disorders and how the brain works.

Skills: I am a dedicated and organised person who learns fast.

MATTHEW KOESTER

Healthcare and mental health professional

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience, Psychology, Cognitive Science

Expected Graduation Year: 2019

Career Goal: Explore neural underpinnings of cognition/behavior

Underrepresented Student

First Generation Student


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: Looking to develop a better understanding of psychological information and neurological underpinnings of cognition and behavior.

Skills: Observant, Research Oriented, Analytical, Hospitality Service, Interpersonal skills, Leadership

LinkedIn: LinkedIn Profile

ADRIENNE AHO

I am a hard worker who is eager to learn and improve as a scholar.

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Doctor MD

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First Generation Student


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: - Medicinal research - Neurobiology and behavioral research - Molecular biology - Laboratory experience

Skills: Critical thinking, Diligence, Communication, Charisma, Reliability

Frederic Matalon

Hardworking veteran a biology undergraduate looking for research oppurtunities

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Medicine, primary care or epidemiology


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Research, would love to work with CRISPR or any Neuroscience research

Skills: EMT certified, some lab experience , solid chemistry and biology background

Vanessa Cini


Major: Bioengineering

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Bioengineer


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in the STEM-related fields as well as psychology. I hope to acquire more work, research, and internship opportunities in order to better ascertain what I want to do with my future.

Skills: Customer service, organization, time management, hard work, and communication

Emily Pettitt

Eager to learn, motivated to help, excited to greet new opportunities.

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: Aspiring to pursue a job in the medical field.


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Pursuing degrees in Neuroscience & Physiology and Cognitive Science, seeking experience/position enabling laboratory and research opportunities, as well as hands on experiences in a clinical setting.

Skills: Lab experience, Autodidactic, Ability to Work Under Pressure, Communication, Adaptability

AVANI MYLVARA


Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Career as Physician, focused on Neurology


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I hope to pursue a career in medicine, but specifically in neurology and would love to perform research in any biological field.

Skills: Communication, Leadership, Organization, Public Speaking, Spanish

Yoon Joon Kim


Major: Bioengineering (Biotechnology)

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Researcher in regenerative medicine


Academic and/or Professional Interests: As a student enthralled by stem cells and tissue engineering, I am interested in research opportunities to develop lab techniques and acquire insights into the fields above.

Skills: Passionate, Fast Learner, Attentive to detail, Strong work ethic, Organized

SICILY PANATTIL


Major: Bioengineering (Biotechnology)

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Research and solutions for global problems


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I plan to get a Master's degree in my major, specializing in topics related to genes and stem cells. I hope to see myself doing a broad range of activities as I'm doing so now.

Skills: Creative while problem solving. Communicating effectively. Think out of the box while multitasking.

Benjamin Schmiesing


Major: Bioengineering (Biotechnology)

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Develop drugs to cure neurodegenerative diseases


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am very interested in the development of medicines to curb and cure Parkinson's disease progression before it can fully affect the brain.

Skills: Adaptable, quick-learner, easy-going, open-minded, and driven.

RAHUL SHAMARAYAR

Looking for biology-related research as an opportunity to learn more and make discoveries.

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Surgeon


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Interested in topics of medicine, neurobiology, and animal research.

Skills: Responsible, Inquisitive, Dedicated, Quick learner, Know basic lab skills (pipet, gels, etc.)

Jiawei Shen


Major: Mathematics (Applied), Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: computational neuroscientist/neural engineer


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: Combine cellular neuroscience and mathematical modeling knowledges to analyze and explain phenomena observed in the nervous system as a computational neuroscientist/neural engineer.

Skills: Proficiency in bio lab, statistical and stochastic analysis, cellular neuroscience and biochemistry.

TIAN LIU

Diligent and enthusiastic student passionate about learning and helping others.

Major: Bioengineering (Biotechnology)

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Develop technology to help the lives of others.


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Developing cheaper, more efficient medical devices or practices to aid the impoverished.

Skills: Communication, Quick-learner, Java, MATLAB, 3ds Max, Maya, Photoshop,

YUELAI WANG

Be surefooted while you are working; be adventurous while you are dreaming.

Major: Biochemistry/Chemistry, Bioengineering (Bioinformatics)

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Exploring unknown fields, giving back to society.


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in most fields of chemistry and biology, such as organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry; genetics and ecology.

Skills: Wet lab techniques, Java, data analysis, math

EMMA CHAN


Major: Environmental Systems (Ecology, Behavior, & Evolution)

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Field research, Environmental Education


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Research, education, conservation

Skills: Teaching, Enthusiasm, Patience, Critical Thinking, Concentration

Kimberly Apolonio

Physiology and Neuroscience Student at University of California, San Diego

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2020

Career Goal: Medical Doctor


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in the nervous system, and am searching for opportunities to learn more about the brain outside of the classroom setting.

Skills: Communicative, adaptable, good time management, independent, determined

LinkedIn: LinkedIn Profile

DATSY TAMAI


Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Neuroscientist and researcher

Underrepresented Student

First Generation Student


Academic and/or Professional Interests: Biology, Pre-Med

Skills: Teamwork, Initiative, Passion, Organization, and Problem-Solving

ARJUN RAY


Major: Bioengineering

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: Bioengineering research and development


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in physics-based bioengineering, with a peripheral interest in applied software. I enjoy using modeling software and working in a lab environment.

Skills: MATLAB, Java, Python, lab experience, organizational skills

XI WANG

First year hard-working bioengineering: bioinformatics student who has a passion in medical field.

Major: Bioengineering (Bioinformatics)

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Bioengineer, Doctor/ Medical Career


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in all science-related research with great curiosity of nature. Specifically, cancer research or medical research are particularly interesting to me.

Skills: Experience in biology lab course, Java language, and currently taking Differential Equation course.

KYRA WOODLAND


Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Neurologist, global health initiative diplomat


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Academic and/or Professional Interests: I plan to work in both medicine and policy in the future, seeking to expand the field of medicine as well as its reach throughout the world.

Skills: Leadership, communicator, intuitive, quick thinking, personable

Atharv Kulkarni

freshman at UCSD, i like soccer, Jon Bellion, mammals, and lab work

Major: Physiology and Neuroscience

Expected Graduation Year: 2021

Career Goal: research about medical treatments for diseases


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am interested in calculus, biology, hands-on laboratory research, and scientific experimentation.

Skills: Determination, efficient worker, English grammar, multi-lingual, sense of humor

SWATHI PRABHU

Diligent, adaptable first year seeking experience in biological sciences and engineering.

Major: Bioengineering (BioSystems)

Expected Graduation Year: 2022

Career Goal: Work in the bioengineering industry


Academic and/or Professional Interests: I am acquainted with the intersection of computing and research, as my skills includes proficiency in Java and MATLAB. I have wet lab experience studying red blood cells in a UCSD program, COSMOS.

Skills: Willingness to learn, resilience, interpersonal communication, efficiency, work ethic.