Joy Immak

Joy Immak
NVSGC 2016 Graduate Fellow
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Ph.D. Biology

What was your favorite thing about participating in this program?  For me, the retrospective analysis and interpretations of data were the most enjoyable.

How has this program prepared you for more advanced studies?  This research experience has directly contributed towards my PhD dissertation project.

What achievements and/or successes have resulted from your participation in the program that you would not have had otherwise?  This opportunity provided me with the experience of devising a research plan and carrying it through all of the steps on my own.

What would you tell others who are thinking about applying for this program?  Do not hesitate to apply! This experience will provide you with the critical thinking skills required to succeed in any field of study in STEM.