- Title Ph.D. student, Gilmore & Davies Labs
- Education BA, Biology and Spanish, Swarthmore College
- Area of Study Cell & Molecular Biology
Maria investigates the molecular stress response of coral and anemones with particular interest in immunity and metabolism. Her work extends from single cell RNAseq in temperate coral to the physiological response of anemones to starvation. She is also a trainee with BU URBAN and interested in science education, outreach, and communication.