There is nothing more fulfilling than having the opportunity to mentor and inspire young scientists. As a member of a marginalized community, I know how important it is to have role models and a support system while facing the challenges associated with pursuing a career in Science, Math, Engineering, and Math (STEM). I am heavily invested in advocating for persons excluded because of their ethnicity or race (PEERs) and helping them navigate these challenges. Check out my work at the links below!
“devise your own paths through the complex sociology of science” –Vera Rubin
2020’s Wake up calls stir action in STEM
Discussion with UC Berkeley College of Chemistry alumni on their personal and professional experiences with DEI in higher education and various industries
How to be a good ally: Five tips for supporting your colleagues and friends