Vol. 3, Issue 4
April 2017

Welcome to Thomas Gianetti
Most recent faculty hire for CBC
Please join us in welcoming our newest faculty member, Assistant Professor Thomas Gianetti, who will start in Fall 2017.

CBC Alumna Shiana Ferng Lands Dream Job at Microsoft
Shiana Ferng gained more than just academic knowledge at the UA, which led her to land her dream job at Microsoft.

TLA Honors Douglas Loy
Loy named Inventor of the Year, Physical Sciences

Tech Launch Arizona has selected Douglas Loy their Inventor of the Year, Physical Sciences, as he is a prolific inventor with 15 inventions to his name.

2017 CBC Undergraduate Poster Fair
Congratulations to all the winners!
The annual CBC Undergraduate Poster Fair for 2017 was held on April 14, and 75 students presented research posters.

CBC Outstanding Student of the Month
Rushabh Daulat selected

Rushabh Daulat was selected as the March 2017 CBC Oustanding Student of the Month.

Alumni News

Thomas Knowles (BS in Biochemistry, 2016) I have been interviewing for jobs recently and just accepted a job offer at Polypeptide Laboratories in San Diego, CA as a quality control scientist.
Justin Mauser (BS in Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, 2011) I am starting the 4th year of my Doctorate of Medicine degree at Virginia Commonwealth University at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia. My friend Cedric Bosch and I will set out on a self-supported bikepacking trip on the Continental Divide Trail this summer in the name of psychological awareness, research, and fundraising for the Association for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). To find out more, check out www.meditate.bike
Gary Russo (BS in BMB/MCB, 2007) I am the Director of Workforce Intelligence at Providence St. Joseph Health, a not-for-profit health system supporting over 100,000 employees in 50 hospitals and 800+ clinics across the West Coast. I provide executives and business leaders the people insights necessary to drive initiatives focused on affordably maximizing employee retention, increasing employee happiness, and delivering the highest quality patient care.