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Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto, Chemistry Specialist

Sept 2018 - May 2022 (Expected)

  • cGPA: 3.83/4.00 (as of April 2021)

Work Experience?

NSERC USRA / Research Assistant

Goh Lab, Apr 2020 - Apr 2021

  • Created Python simulations to research interactions between cells and surfaces

  • Developed an educational chemistry app for undergrads in Analytical Chemistry

  • Developed a prototype for a diffraction diagnostic device

  • Skillset: Problem-solving, Innovating, Python, Android Studio, 3D Printing

Volunteer Experience?

Undergraduate Student Research Internship

Woolley Lab, Sept 2019 - Apr 2020

  • Incorporate mutations to enhance photoswitchable protein activity under pseudo-light and pseudo-dark environments

  • Perform experimental techniques such as cloning, protein expression and characterization, PCR

Extracurricular Activities?

SHAD Fellow

Summer 2017

  • Participated in a Canada-Wide Summer program to develop leadership, entrepreneurship, and passion in the STEAM disciplines

Pianist RCM Level 10

2012 - 2018

  • Completed within 6 years, including Intermediate Harmony (Honours w/ Distinction) and Advanced Rudiments (Honours w/ Distinction)

Honours and Awards?

  • NSERC USRA - UofT Chemistry (Apr 2021)

  • AstraZeneca Poster Award @ UofT Undergraduate Chemistry Poster Session  (Aug 2020)

  • NSERC USRA - UofT Chemistry (Apr 2020)

  • UofT Dean’s List Scholar (Apr 2020)

  • Sarah Cusick Gollop and William George Gollop Memorial Scholarships in UofT Chemistry (Sept 2019)

  • University of Toronto Scholars (Sept 2018)