Tiago da Silva Ribeiro (He/him)

Credentials: PhD Student - Pool Lab

I use population genetics and genomics to understand the genetic basis of adaptation to novel environments.

Lab: https://www.johnpool.net/

Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree in iBio?

The breadth of research interests in the academic body in the department and on campus in general.

Why or what do you love about the program?

Freedom to build your own path and the graduate student community,

Future Plans: Postdoc and hopefully tenure track position in Brazil.

Fun Fact: I made a noncooperative boardgame about housing co-ops.

Educational Background:

Undergrad major in Biology and master in Genetics, both by the Universidade de São Paulo, in Brazil.

Lab: https://www.johnpool.net/