Lauren Shea, B.S. 2007

Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham – Birmingham, AL

2007 Major: Biology and Chemistry

How has being a Biology graduate from Duke helped shape you personally and/or professionally?

"I had an amazing experience at Duke. My education prepared me well for medical and graduate school. I am now working as an Attending in BMT and clinical research, my dream job. Also, my Duke biology education gave me a lasting appreciation and love for the natural world."

What advice would you give students in Duke's Biology programs? 

"Enjoy all the excellent opportunities for learning and research! If possible, study abroad in biology is fantastic"

Lauren Shea