Tritons heading for the top tier: UOG alumni begin doctorates and post-docs
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In their pursuit to advance the global body of knowledge through research and teaching in their subject areas, UOG alumni are beginning doctoral as well as post-doctoral programs around the globe this semester — from New York to New Zealand.
“We’re always excited to see the paths that our Tritons embark upon and are especially proud of their acceptance into such distinguished schools and programs,” UOG President 托马斯·W. Krise说. “Tritons want to make a difference in the world, and we’re proud th在UOG has provided the foundation and the direction for so many to pursue a career 在研究和教学方面.”
Following completion of their degree programs, which range from two to six years, many have plans to return home to Guam to serve the community and produce research 在他们的学科领域内.
Among UOG alumni beginning doctoral programs are:
UOG学位: ‘19 B.S. 健康科学-运动科学 & 健康促进
学校: 圣安东尼奥大学. 奥古斯丁健康科学(佛罗里达州).)
克里斯托弗底线 is pursuing his doctorate in physical therapy at the University 圣. 奥古斯丁健康科学. Having been part of the UOG ROTC program, he has also been selected, among a small number of other ROTC graduates across the nation, for the Army Medical Department Internship Program, where he will work under the direct 监督陆军供应者. He hopes to eventually complete a neurologic physical therapy residency program and then return to Guam to work as a neurologic physical 医生专家.
UOG学位: ‘17 B.S. 在生物学中
学校: 夏威夷大学Mānoa分校John A. 伯恩斯医学院
Following his completion of the year-long ‘Imi Ho‘ōla Program post-baccalaureate program earlier this year, a rigorous “medical school boot camp” at the John A. 伯恩斯学校 of Medicine at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa, 爱德华多Biala is now pursuing his 同一所学校的医学博士. He was one of five students selected this year 四年制 女王卫生系统' Imi Ho ' la 奖学金. Upon completion of medical school, he hopes to pursue a residency program in internal medicine and, given the lack of certain specialists 在关岛, he hopes to also complete a fellowship in gastroenterology to eventually serve the people of 关岛和夏威夷.
UOG学位: ‘21 B.S. 在化学
学校: F. 爱德华Hébert医学院 在军警大学 (Md.)
Jezreelyn Bulaklak has begun medical school at the F. 爱德华Hébert医学院 在军警大学. She is the first in her family to go into the field and was influenced to do so through the military by her brother, an ROTC cadet 在UOG. At UOG, she was involved in the NSF INCLUDES SEAS Islands Alliance program 和健康机会 & Medical Exposure (HOME) Program, through which she 有一年夏天当过外科医生. After completing her education and service commitment with the Air Force, she plans to return home to the Marianas to serve in the health 保健部门.
UOG学位: ‘19 B.S. 在生物学，' 19 B.S. 在化学，' 19 B.S. 在数学方面
目前计划: Doctor of Philosophy in Bioengineering
预计完成: 2025年5月- 2027
After graduating from UOG with three bachelor’s degrees in order to mirror an undergraduate bioengineering program of other universities, 约瑟夫Casila is now pursuing a doctorate in bioengineering at the 宾夕法尼亚大学, an Ivy League university, on 全额奖学金. He will focus his degree on tissue engineering and regenerative medicine with the goal of coming back to Guam to give back and teach 指导学生. He also hopes to lead his own research team 在关岛.
UOG学位: ‘20 M.S. 在生物学中
学校: Griffith University (Australia) in collaboration with the Australian Institute of 海洋科学
玛丽Deinhart expects to begin a doctorate program early next year through Griffith University in collaboration with the Australian Institute of 海洋科学. 下 the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program at AIMS, she will be researching the metabolic pathways of crustose calcifying red algae (CCRA) species that induce coral larval settlement or are avoided by larvae for settlement under various light and nutrient 水平. In the future, Deinhart hopes to continue researching the roles of CCRA in marine environments by unraveling their unique chemical fingerprints and microbiomes.
UOG学位: ‘14 BAE in Elementary 教育; ‘16 M.Ed. 在阅读
目前计划: Ed.D. 在课程 & 指令
UOG学位: ‘12 B.A. 心理学，' 17年M.S. 临床心理学
目前计划: Doctor of Philosophy 临床心理学
UOG学位: ‘21 B.S. 化学，辅修生物
学校: University of California, San Francisco
UOG学位: ‘19 B.S. in Tropical Agriculture, Minor 在化学
目前计划: Ph.D. 在解剖学
UOG学位: ‘17 B.S. 在生物学中
学校: Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (Mich.)
UOG学位: ‘20 M.S. 在生物学中
目前计划: Ph.D. 整合生物学
UOG学位:'09 B.A. 在生物学，' 14 M.S. 在生物学中
目前计划: David H. Smith Conservation 研究 Postdoctoral Fellowship
Having recently earned her doctorate in ecology from The University of Queensland (Australia), Maia Raymundo has begun a postdoctoral fellowship through Princeton University in partnership with the USDA Forest Service and the Guam Department of Agriculture. The work for her project, “Loss of a key frugivore disperser: Assessing effects on ecosystem structure and identifying priority areas for restoration” will be based 在关岛. As a UOG student, she gained valuable lab and field research experience through the National Institutes of Health RISE program. 她渴望继续参与其中 in the restoration 关岛's ecosystems moving forward and hopes to help create space for more voices from Asia and the Pacific to be heard in matters of conservation.
UOG学位: ‘21 B.S. 在数学方面
目前计划: Ph.D. 在数学方面
威廉Sablan has begun his doctorate in mathematics at University of California, Riverside, which he chose for its supportive and friendly graduate student community. He was awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate 研究 Fellowship, a five-year fellowship that includes an annual stipend. In addition, Sablan was also awarded the Eugene Cota Robles Award that includes a stipend.
UOG学位: ‘21 M.Ed. 中学教育
UOG度: ‘19 B.S. in Criminal Justice, ’21 Master of 公共管理
目前计划: Ph.D. 公共行政
艾略特Untalan has begun his doctorate in public administration this fall. 作为军队 veteran, Untalan chose Liberty University, which is a military-friendly school. Untalan will complete the program online while continuing to work as a firefighter with Andersen 火 & 紧急服务. He hopes to advance his leadership abilities and give back 到他的岛屿社区.
UOG学位:' 21 B.S. 化学，' 21 B.S. 在农业 & 生命科学-营养 & 食物
学校: Rutgers University–New Brunswick (N.J.)
UOG学位:' 20 M.A. 密克罗尼西亚研究
学校: University of Hawai`i at Mānoa
学校: Virginia Commonwealth University
UOG学位:16b.S. 在数学方面 – Secondary 教育, ‘20 M.Ed. 在二级 教育
目前项目:Ed.D. 在课程 & 指令
学校: American College of 教育 (Ind.)
UOG学位:' 17 B.A. in English/心理学, Minor in Writing; ‘20 M.S. 在临床 心理学
目前专业:博士.D. 临床心理学 – Rehabilitation 心理学
学校: Illinois Institute of 心理学
UOG学位:' 21 B.S. 化学-化学-生物
学校: Stevens Institute of Technology (N.J.)
宗keon Enoch Shin
学校: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (N.Y.)