The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is excited to announce the latest cohort of student, postdoc, and early-career research leaders joining the Early Career Leadership Program.
Participants receive training and mentoring while serving on committees charged with understanding the needs, interests, concerns, and challenges of early career scientist members of the GSA. As part of this leadership and professional development program, appointees develop programming and resources to advocate for the interests of the GSA, highlight important advancements originating within the genetics community, and build relationships with scientists in all sectors of the workforce. Learn more about the program and current participants here.
Learn more about the Accessibility Subcommittee.
Pravrutha Raman, co-chair
Postdoc, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
J. Humberto Cunha, member
Graduate student, University of São Paulo
Meareg Gebreegziabher Amare, member
Graduate student, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Riya Mahapatra, member
Graduate Student, Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology
Career Development Subcommittee
Learn more about the Career Development Subcommittee.
Will Barr, co-chair
Graduate student, Whitehead Institute & MIT
Anindya Ganguly, member
Postdoc, University of California, Santa Barbara
Divya Mishra, member
Postdoc, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Rupinder Kaur, member
Research Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University
Thomas Atenya, member
Graduate student, Institute of Primate Research
Communication & Outreach Subcommittee
Learn more about the Communication and Outreach Subcommittee.
Jessie MacAlpine, co-chair
Graduate student, University of Toronto
Angela Jones, member
Graduate student, Duke University
Caroline Muirhead, member
Graduate student, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Daniela C. Soto, member
Postdoc, University of California Davis
Community & Membership Engagement Subcommittee
Learn more about the Community and Membership Engagement Subcommittee.
Walid Mawass, co-chair
Postdoc, University of Arizona
Inês Baião Santos, member
Graduate student, University of Algarve
Kat Yamamoto, member
Graduate student, CUNY Graduate Center & Queens College
Lishu He, member
Graduate student, Medical College of Wisconsin
Mai Rahmoon, member
Postdoc, Zewail City for Science and Technology
Learn more about the Multimedia Subcommittee.
Hassan Bukhari, co-chair
Postdoc, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
James George, member
Graduate student, University of Michigan
Joanna Wardell-Ozgo, member
Postdoc, Emory University
Sarah Gilmour, member
Graduate student, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Sarah Renee Phillips, member
Postdoc, Yale University
Policy & Advocacy Subcommittee
Learn more about the Policy and Advocacy Subcommittee.
Shreyasi Mukherjee, co-chair
Graduate student, University of Cincinnati/Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Jennifer L. Dumouchel, member
Graduate student, Brown University
Md Riajul Hossain, member
Graduate student, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville