IMV hosts Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship winner Robyn Leary

IMV hosts Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship winner Robyn Leary

Robyn Leary (left)

Pictured above: From left, Robyn Leary, Zhenpeng Qin, and Corbin Treacy

University of Minnesota Ph.D. student Robyn Leary received the prestigious Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship in 2012-13, allowing her to devote a year to her dissertation research while being hosted by one of the University's research centers. Leary, who was pursuing a Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology and Genetics, completed her fellowship with the School of Dentistry's Institute of Molecular Virology, where she investigated endogenous retroviruses.

Vicki Field of the University of Minnesota Graduate School interviewed Dr. Leary and two other Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship winners. To read more about Dr. Leary's research and journey, click here.

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