Recently completed a PhD in Cell and Developmental Biology. My thesis work focused on gene regulation, cis-regulatory element analysis, and neuronal development.
University of California, San Diego
Food & Fuel for the 21st Century
I study gene regulation and apply this knowledge to improving green algae as a bioproduction platform for high value proteins and small molecules.
PhD student + Mini-Postdoc
University of British Columbia
September 2008 - August 2016