University of Oxford (UK): 2011-present, postgraduate studied. University of Richmond (US): 2007-2011, undergraduate studies
University of Oxford’s Biochemistry Department
I study stem-like cell divisions in the nematode worm C. elegans
My Typical Day
I look after the worms and spend lots of time on the microscope
My favourite CHRISTMAS LECTURE memory is:
Petting the box of kittens!
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Diligent, persistent, kind
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
Meeting other scientists at conferences and geeking out together!
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
My parents – they are both microbiologists
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Not really – I was always a good student, but sometimes I had bad temper
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Traveling the world