CCS Lounge

The CCS Lounge (#3): Women in Science

Thursday April 22, 2021 4:30pm

We invite you to the "CCS Lounge" for an informative moderated conversation on women in science. Joining the conversation are CCS faculty, alumni, and other members of the CCS community, who will discuss their research careers in academia and industry as well as their accomplishments, their challenges, and the twists and turns they experienced along the way. This is the third event in our CCS Lounge series. 


The CCS Lounge (#3): Women in Science

April 22, 2021

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Open to all who are curious. That's you!

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Opening remarks by CCS Dean Gerardo Aldana


Dr. Amber Kaplan (CCS Biology ‘06; Chief Scientific Officer, Karma Biotechnologies)


- Professor Kathy Foltz (UCSB Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; CCS faculty)

- Dr. Alyssa Larson (CCS Chemistry and Biochemistry '08; Senior Associate, RA Capital Management)

- Dr. Milan Minsky (College of Engineering, Electrical Engineering Ph.D. '99; Co-Founder & VP Product, Leela AI)

- Professor Susannah Scott (UCSB Distinguished Professor; Mellichamp Chair, Sustainable Catalytic Processing, Department of Chemistry)

- Lia Yeh (CCS Physics/Computing ‘20; Ph.D. Student, Computer Science, Oxford University)