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

Lexi

Lexi

Industry expert

Expertise

Mechanical Engineering, Sustainability Projects, Hydropincs/A

Rachel

Rachel

PhD candidate

Expertise

neurodegenerative diseases, structural biology, drug design, cancer, biochemistry

Daniel

Daniel

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Cancer Metabolism, Cancer Therapeutics

Stephanie

Stephanie

PhD candidate

Expertise

Clinical Neuroscience; Applications of Neuroimaging; The Emotional Human Brain: Integrating Neuroscience and Psychology

Samantha

Samantha

PhD candidate

Expertise

Modelling microbial dynamics in food, food microbiology, consumer packaged goods industry

Subhradeep

Subhradeep

MD

Expertise

Anesthesia

Tyler

Tyler

MS

Expertise

Ecology, Entomology, Invasive Species, Science Education, Citizen Science

Christine

Christine

MD candidate

Expertise

Computational protein design, cryo-EM image analysis, computational genomics, telemedicine, AI in medicine, biochemistry, web development, data journalism

Susan

Susan

PhD

Expertise

Drug delivery, protein delivery, gene therapy, protein biochemistry

Vincent

Vincent

PhD candidate

Expertise

biochemistry, structural biology, cell biology, neuroscience

Ali

Ali

MS

Expertise

Data Science, Chemistry, Materials Science

Steven

Steven

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biology, Biotechnology, Immunology, Cancer Biology, Virology

Abhishek

Abhishek

MSE

Expertise

My degrees are in Biomedical Engineering from Columbia University and a Masters in Bioengineering from UCSD. I am an expert in tissue engineering, drug delivery, imaging analysis and disease.

Malia

Malia

PhD candidate

Expertise

marine biology, biochemistry, conservation biology, ecology, wildlife biology

David

David

PhD candidate

Expertise

Pain and opioid neuroscience, pharmacology, neuropharmacology

Gillian

Gillian

MS

Expertise

arts, math (up to calculus), chemistry, biology

Landon

Landon

MBA/PhD candidate

Expertise

Energy, applications of renewable energy in industry, process design

Adrienne

Adrienne

PhD candidate

Expertise

Sequencing technologies to profile infection, Protein structure and dynamics, Health policies

Jim

Jim

MS candidate

Expertise

Any topic in data science (machine learning, applied math, statistics) or chemistry

Caliope

Caliope

Industry expert

Expertise

Neuroscience, Molecular Biology, Theatre, Musical Theatre, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Spanish, Social Studies- Gender Studies