Tag: #FirstGenInSTEM

Unique Scientist: Jacob Shurba

Time to meet Jacob (Jake) Shurba (He/him)! Jake is a population and wildlife disease ecologist working towards his Master’s degree at Clemson University in the USA! What kind of scientist are you? I am a MS student at Clemson University studying wood duck population and habitat ecology but my background and passion is wildlife diseases…

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Unique Scientist: Dr. Samantha Wilson

Let’s welcome Dr. Samantha Wilson (She/her) and her daughter ‘Franki‘ (after Rosalind Franklin!) the corgi to our family! Dr. Wilson is a geneticist and computational biologist at University Health Network in Canada! What kind of scientist are you? I am a geneticist by training, computational biologist by peer pressure. Currently, I’m using a chemical modification…

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Unique Scientist: Thomas Nigl

Time to meet Thomas (Tom) Nigl (He/him)! Tom is a chemical & materials engineer at Pennsylvania State University in the USA! What kind of scientist are you? I am a chemical engineer and materials scientist! My research areas include recycling used nuclear fuel, corrosion of advanced nuclear reactor systems, and liquid metal batteries. I just…

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Unique Scientist: Dr. Michael Harris-Love

Time to meet Dr. Michael Harris-Love (He/him)! Dr. Harris-Love is a rehabilitation scientist with clinical training as a physical therapist and post-doctoral training in clinical trials research in the USA! What kind of scientist are you? I’m a rehabilitation scientist with clinical training as a physical therapist and post-doctoral training in clinical trials research. My…

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