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Tutor profile: Melissa C.

Melissa C.
PhD Biochemistry Candidate
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About Melissa

About Melissa
Dear reader (about me at the end), Are you applying to college/graduate school? I can help! I can help you get through application essays and even practice interviews with you. So join me and learn about the "unspoken rules" that can kick start your science career! Do you need help with basic science and biochemistry concepts? I can tutor you! I can help with basic science concepts (up to first-year college level) and advanced biochemistry topics (expert-level). Do you help with scientific writing/projects? Contact me! Want a mentor to...

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
(Present) Student Mentor, Koleske laboratory at Yale University Provide guidance to undergraduate students in laboratory techniques with particular emphasis in cloning methodologies. (2021) Graduate Instructional Assistant, Yale University, New Haven, CT Lectured and guided students in scientific reading and writing exercises, graded assignments, administered quizzes and mentored students one:one in protein biochemistry. Courses: Intro to Biochemistry (2017-2019) Student Mentor, Lewis Laboratory at Texas State University Provided guidance...
Yale University
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
2019 - 2025
Texas State University
Master's Degree
2017 - 2019
Texas State University
Bachelor's Degree
2013 - 2017

Work Experience

Work Experience
Yale University, Scientific Researcher
2019 - Present
Using techniques in molecular biology and biochemistry to generate recombinant proteins to compare their structural properties and interactions.
Texas State University, Scientific Researcher
2016 - 2019
Used techniques in molecular biology and biochemistry to generate recombinant interspecies chimeric proteins to compare their structural properties and RNA binding ability.

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