I have recently graduated with a Master's degree in Microbiology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. I am currently working part time while looking for a job that meets my desires in a career. I have just moved to Chicago after growing up in the suburbs and spending my college time in Champaign. While attending graduate school, I began working as a teaching assistant and quickly fell in love with teaching students. I really found it rewarding to see students finally gainin... [more]
I have a Master's in microbiology that included taking many classes in genetics. My studies also included making many mutations in DNA to see the effect they had on proteins. I also made some strains based on dominant alleles in cells.