STEM Up (S2): Cliona Kelly

Hello beautiful people, my name is Clíona and I am a neuroscience PhD candidate at Aston University. 1. How would you describe your role? As a PhD candidate, I work on a specific project that I have chosen for around 3/4 years full-time. My project investigates eye-gaze in the process of joint attention. To do…

STEM Up (S2): Ella

I am a second year Cancer Research UK PhD student researching how to improve treatment for colorectal cancer. Specifically, I am looking at a protein KDM6a and researching why deleting this gene in mice prolongs survival.  A PhD is notoriously stressful and time consuming. However, during lockdown the pace of my PhD drastically slowed down…

STEM Up (S2): Ea

Hi, my name is Ea, and I am a first year PhD candidate studying Applied Biological Chemistry at Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT). I did undergrad in Chemistry from Visayas State University in Leyte, Philippines and Master’s degree in Agriculture from TUAT. As a PhD candidate I am working on glycoproteins found in…