Kelley (she/her) is a microbiologist fascinated by the remarkable molecular diversity found in bacteria. Her pursuit of the tiny microbial world has led her around our own: After earning her Ph.D. from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, she conducted postdoctoral research in the John Innes Centre in Norwich, United Kingdom, followed by the Université de Montréal in Canada. Outside of the lab she enjoys hiking, spending time with friends and family, and exploring new cities whenever possible.
Rawlings Cornell Presidential Research Scholar
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Justine (she/her) is an undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences majoring in biological sciences. She loves learning about life at the microscopic level. Outside of the lab, she enjoys spending time exploring Ithaca’s natural areas, trying new foods, and finding new books to read.
jdd232 [at] cornell.edu
Joee (she/her) is a microbiologist with a keen interest in microbial ecology and evolution. She earned her B.S in Biology from the University of Southern California and continued her academic journey by attaining a M.S in Microbiology from California State University, Fresno. Beyond her scientific pursuits in the lab, Joee enjoys curating the perfect playlist, participating in movie night, and taking refreshing swims in the lakes and rivers surrounding Ithaca.