I enjoy advising and mentoring students and find it is a very rewarding process!
I have advised four students in past two years.
2016-2017 Paheliya Aixilafu, Harvard T.H.Chan School of Public Health. M.Sc. thesis on “Pilot analysis of nutritional modifiers of methylmercury uptake”.
Current position: Ph.D. student at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
2015-2017 Jessica Ewald, Harvard College. Undergraduate thesis on “Modeling toxicokinetics of methylmercury in ringed seal”. ***Dean’s Award for Outstanding Engineering Projects*** at Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 2017. Abstract
Current position: M.Sc. student at McGill University.
2016-2017 Alicia Juang, Harvard College. Undergraduate independent study on “Mechanistic understanding on methylmercury metabolism in marine mammals using mercury stable isotope”. ***Winner of Best Use of Quantitative Methods in Conservation Research*** at Student Conference on Conservation Science—New York (SCCS-NY), 2017. Abstract
2016-2017 Advising Saint Mark's School student Kate Sotir on “Safe to drink: A biofiltration system for copper-contaminated water”.