Hello. I'm Alyssa.

I'm a PhD candidate, science educator, neuroscientist, wife, and mom living in Chicago. Click around to learn more about my life, interests and professional development.


Recent Happenings: 

10April2018 — Presented a data blitz at the Laboratory for Integrative Neuroscience's Spring Symposium in Neuroscience.
24March2018 — Expanding Your Horizons 2018 Conference was a success!
11-15Nov2017 — Presented my research at SfN2017 (poster presentation).
27Oct2017 — Published (2nd author) in ACS Chemical Neuroscience.
26-27Aug2017 — Attended ComSciCon Chicago 2017
21Aug2017 — Check out my podcast picks in this month’s issue of Science Café.
13July2017 — My son was born!
05June2017 — 2017 Annual Committee Meeting
19April2017 — Awarded a University Excellence in Teaching Award for my work teaching the Genetics Laboratory at UIC.