Hometown: Edmond, Oklahoma
BS Cell & Molecular Biology with Chemistry minor (Spring 2015)
Oklahoma City University
MS Genetics (Spring 2018)
University of Wisconsin – Madison
PhD Genetics (Fall 2015 – present), University of Wisconsin – Madison
Christina is a PhD candidate in the Genetics Training Program. She is interested in the maternally-inherited factors responsible for key events in early development, such as ribonucleoparticle components and their contributions to germ line determination. Christina is studying how these factors interact in order to properly coordinate embryogenesis.
Christina has also completed a doctoral minor in the Life Sciences Communication Department at UW-Madison, and is the creator/curator of this website.