Polygence mentors

Polygence mentors are selected based on their exceptional academic background, teaching experience, and unique ability to inspire the next generation of innovative thinkers and industry leaders

Brian

Brian

PhD candidate

Expertise

Protein engineering, metabolic engineering, microbiology, biochemistry, chemical biology, bioengineering, synthetic biology, bioinformatics

Quan

Quan

M.D. Candidate candidate

Expertise

Immunology, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology

Laura

Laura

PhD candidate

Expertise

Evolutionary Anthropology, Psychology

Alexandra

Alexandra

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer biology, immunology, biotechnology, venture capital, entrepreneurship, startups

Lingting

Lingting

PhD

Expertise

Immunology, Genetics, Single Cell RNA Seq, T cells, SAT Math, Math

Opeyemi

Opeyemi

Expertise

Medicine, Pathophysiology

Maiya

Maiya

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biochemistry, structural biology, cell signaling, pharmacology, drug design, pure mathematics

Tristan

Tristan

PhD

Expertise

Climate change, data science, ecology

Seydina

Seydina

PhD

Expertise

Microbiology, Molecular biology, Bacterial genomics, Bioinformatics, and Antibiotic resistance

Dina

Dina

PhD candidate

Expertise

Transporters, Gene Regulation, Metabolism, Autism, Epilepsy, Zebrafish as a model organism, Genetics, Precision Medicine, Functional Genomics, CRISPR as gene therapy, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Lindsay

Lindsay

PhD

Expertise

Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Tropical Ecosystem, Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science

Christina

Christina

PhD

Expertise

Cancer biology, molecular biology, drug resistance mechanisms, immunology

Sanika

Sanika

PhD candidate

Expertise

Developmental and molecular neurobiology; biophysical and circuits neuroscience; learning, memory, and neuroplasticity; sensory processing and attention

Joseph

Joseph

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Engineering, Cancer Research

Oscar

Oscar

PhD candidate

Expertise

Drosophila melanogaster, Genetics, Neuroscience, Meiosis, circadian clocks, Proteomic Networks, -Omic databases

Coy

Coy

MD

Expertise

Pediatric medicine, biology, chemistry, premed, nursing

Monika

Monika

PhD candidate

Expertise

Immunology, immunoengineering, oncology, immuno-oncology, protein engineering

Advaitha

Advaitha

Industry expert

Expertise

Biomedical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, digital health, digital therapeutics, neuro-engineering

Tammy

Tammy

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biology

Tarik

Tarik

PhD candidate

Expertise

Clinical Psychology, Mental Health, Public Health, Global Health, Epidemiology, Immigrant and Refugee Health, Health Equity, Health Disparities, Social Justice