Communication Fellow Alum
Leia is a 4th year PhD candidate in ChemE who researches in Allan Myerson’s lab. Her focus is on pharmaceutical crystallization techniques for poorly water soluble molecules. Leia is a true New Englander at heart; she is originally from Providence, Rhode Island and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Connecticut. Leia is a passionate visual artist across any media format she can get her hands onto, from painting, to crochet, to ceramics at the MIT Student Art Association. She is an avid hiker and outdoor enthusiast and can frequently be spotted bringing in baked goods for her labmates to taste-test. Leia hopes to bring enthusiasm and a strong love of language to the ChemE Comm Lab!