october, 2020

02oct12:00 PM1:00 PMDr. Yvette Halley-Schultz and Dr. Matthew Knight, both from Adaptive BiotechnologiesCareer Club

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Event Details

You’re invited to attend the first Career Club session of fall 2020 this coming Friday, October 2nd at 12:00 PM.

We are hosting one of our GENE former student, Dr. Yvette Halley-Schultz, and her colleague Dr. Matthew Knight,
both from Adaptive Biotechnologies.
To join the seminar, please use the link below:
Meeting ID: 910 6787 1293
Passcode: 775171
Dr. Yvette Halley-Schultz, PhD is an ImmunoSEQ Research Account Manager for Adaptive Biotechnologies, a company whose goal is to meaningfully improve people’s lives by learning from the wisdom of their adaptive immune systems. She attended Texas A&M University where she obtained both her B.S. in Biomedical Science and Ph.D. in Genetics. Her Postdoc was based at West Virginia University in the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Her academic career revolved around utilizing molecular genetic, genomic, and population genetic techniques to conserve and manage wild populations.
Dr. Halley-Schultz enjoys working as a RAM because it provides the opportunity to connect with researchers from across academia and see how their projects evolve and grow.
Dr. Matthew Knight, PhD is a Scientific Liaison at Adaptive Biotechnologies based out of Chicago, Illinois. For his undergraduate he attended the University of Washington. In 2019 he obtained his PhD in Microbiology for the University of California, Berkeley where he studied the metabolism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and the host responses to it. Prior to working for Adaptive, Dr. Knight was a Postdoc at the University of Chicago where his major research focused on influenza vaccine design. He enjoys working as a SL because he has the opportunity to work on projects across a wide array of disease research areas, working closely with both academic and clinical researchers as they design and troubleshoot their experiments.

Drs. Halley-Schultz & Knight - Career Club 10022020

Time

(Friday) 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST

Location

Zoom

Organizer

Dr. Ximena Paez-Colasante