BA Natural Sciences (specialised in Plant Sciences), University of Cambridge.
5 week placement at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, working on a leaf litter manipulation study with Dr Ed Tanner.
8 week project in Dr Julian Hibberd’s laboratory, Cambridge, working to characterise the basic photosynthetic physiology of Echinochloa glabrescens.
After completing the taught component of the DTP course I intend to study for a DPhil in Professor Jane Langdale's laboratory in the Department of Plant Sciences. My project will be looking to investigate the role of candidate regulators of Kranz anatomy on leaf development in rice.