Biochemistry Faculty 2023

Purdue University

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Dr. Chittaranjan Das

Academic Director
Assoc. Prof. of Biochemistry, Purdue Univ.
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science


Associate Academic Director

- Latus Christin

Ms. Christin Latus

Site Director
Life Science Teacher, Brownsboro HS, TX
M.Ed. Educational Leadership, B.S. Biology, Univ. of Texas at Tyler

Teaching Assistants and Residential Mentors

  • Colin, senior at Purdue, Biochemistry
  • Gabby, junior at WPI, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • Jamilla, senior at UCLA, Biochemistry
  • Micah, senior at Purdue, Biochemistry

Indiana University, Bloomington

- Hollenbeck Jessica

Dr. Jessica Hollenbeck

Academic Director
Adjunct Lecturer, Deparment of Chemistry, Indiana Univ.
Ph.D. Biological Chemistry, Indiana Univ.; B.S. Chemistry, Univ. of Michigan

Carrie Lierz

Associate Academic Director
PhD Biochemistry (expected Spring 2023), Indiana Univ.; B.S. Biochemical Sciences, Peru State College

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Mr. Al Shorey

Site Director
Math teacher and Dept Chair, Darlington School, Rome, GA
M.S., Mathematics, Univ. of Tennessee; B.S. Electrical Eng., US Military Academy, West Point, NY

Teaching Assistants and Residential Mentors

  • Emily, senior at Purdue, Biochemistry and English (Professional Writing)
  • Emma, junior IU, Biochemistry, Spanish
  • Karenna, senior at Purdue, Biochemistry and Political Science
  • Trevor, junior at Purdue, Biomedical Engineering