Julia Sun

Julia Sun obtained her BSc in Chemical-Biological Engineering from MIT, receiving numerous awards including first place at the AIChE Annual Student Conference poster contest in 2013 and first place at the AIChE Annual Meeting student paper competition in 2015. In addition, Julia received an Amgen Scholars Fellowship in 2013 to spend the summer at Caltech where she trained in microfluidics.

Following her graduation from MIT in 2015, Julia received a Fulbright-Imperial College London Scholarship to pursue an MRes in Bioengineering in Dr. Ben Almquist's lab. She has subsequently been awarded the prestigious Imperial College PhD Scholarship to pursue her PhD in Dr. Almquist's and in Dr. Kozlov's labs, designing new nanotechnologies for neuroscience.