Sophia Suarez wins Siebel Scholarship


Graduate student Sophia Suarez, who joined the Almutairi laboratory in fall 2010 and is jointly mentored by Prof. Karen Christman of Bioengineering, has been awarded a scholarship by the Siebel Foundation for the final year of her PhD work. The Siebel Scholarship recognizes the most talented students at the world’s leading graduate schools of business, computer science, and bioengineering; Suarez is one of five recipients at UCSD for this academic year.