UA Postdoctoral Association (UAPA)
UAPA is a postdoc-run organization, working in collaboration with Postdoctoral Affairs.
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Meet the Executive Board and Committee Members
Diana Ferro, PhD, Pharmacology
Diana's research goal is to provide new insights into the homeostasis of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in relation to environmental, immunological, and physiological changes using a novel integrative approach.
Grace Niemiro, PhD, Kinesiology
Grace’s research interests include optimizing stem cell transplant therapies with exercise in instances of hematological malignancies, cancers, and other conditions that require stem cell transplants.
Priyanka Kushwaha, PhD, Soil Microbial Ecology
Priyanka’s research goals are to understand the nitrogen dynamics and the associated microbial functions in low-nutrient arid/semi-arid soil systems.
Tyler Doane, PhD, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Tyler's work aims at exploring and developing quantitative descriptions of sediment motion in rivers and hillslopes that lead to development of patterns on Earth’s surface, transport of nutrients, and large-scale evolution of Earth’s surface.
Allison Rubenok, PhD, College of Optical Science
Allison is an experimental physicist specializing in the development of photonic quantum technology.
Shariful Islam, PhD, Cancer Biology
Shariful's research goal is to discover novel targeted therapeutic options for patients with lymphoma by understanding molecular mechanisms of drug-resistance and underlying cellular signaling pathways.