Meet the 2022 Choose Development! Fellows


In 2022, the largest number of applicants applied to be part of the Society for Developmental Biology Choose Development! summer undergraduate research program. Eleven undergraduate students were selected from across the United States to conduct research in an SDB member's lab. Congratulations to this year’s new and returning Choose Development! Fellows!

Returning Fellows are indicated by *

Jordan Burnett, San Francisco State University
Academic Mentor: Laura Burrus, San Francisco State University

Amaya Crichton, University of Miami
Academic Mentor: Vivek Prakash, University of Miami

Marisa Garcia, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
Academic Mentor: Deirdre Lyons, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego

Hannah Herron, Austin College
Academic Mentor: Crystal Rogers, University of California, Davis

Tomas Lopes, University of Connecticut
Academic Mentor: Rahul Kanadia, University of Connecticut

Zachary Mayne*, Montana State University
Academic Mentor: Christa Merzdorf, Montana State University

Deidre Mitchell, University of Michigan
Academic Mentor: Delbert André Green II, University of Michigan

Katherine Norton*, New York University
Academic Mentor: E. Jane Hubbard, New York University

Jose Segura Bermudez*, The Ohio State University
Academic Mentor: Aaron Goldman, The Ohio State University

Christian Torres*, Northeastern Illinois University
Academic Mentor: Ricardo Zayas, San Diego State University

Jahmiyes Wright*, University of Arizona
Academic Mentor: Lisa Nagy, University of Arizona

Last Updated 05/24/2022