STEM Outreach and Education

Training workshops

  • 2024: Tutor, Complexity 72h, an interdisciplinary workshop for young researchers in complex systems, Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain. Led and mentored a team of 5 graduate students in carrying out a research project within 3 days (i.e., 72h). Project title: “Impacts of COVID-19 restrictions on mobility networks and the spread of endemic respiratory viruses”

  • 2018-2019: Co-instructor, Fogarty International Center training workshops on infectious disease quantitative analysis methods, including time-series modeling, epidemiological modeling, and phylogenetic analysis.

Science outreach and advocacy

Hosts of "They Blinded Me with Science" on KVRX, Fall 2016. Photo by Ian M. Wright
  • 2011-2017: Volunteer and co-organizer, Science Under the Stars, Austin, TX. SUTS is a free, monthly public outreach lecture series founded and organized by graduate students in the Department of Integrative Biology at UT-Austin.

Science writing