PDA Alumni


Kristy Hentchel - AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow. PDA Roles: Vice-President and Co-chair Teaching & Outreach Committee (Outreach) 2016-2017. 

Joseph Pierre - Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center. PDA Role: Survey Committee, National Postdoc Survey; Social Media Committee Chair.

Erica Westerman - Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas. PDA Role: Survey Committee, Co-team lead on the National Postdoc Survey. 

Kyle Dolan - Head of Science and Innovation at British Consulate-General Chicago. PDA Role: Chair of Social Media Committee 2016, Future of Research Chicago 2015 Lead Co-Organizer, Chair Science Policy Committee 2014-2015. 

Margaret Pruitt - Postdoctoral Researcher, Worcester Polytech Inst. PDA Role: Co-chair of Teaching and Outreach (Teaching) and Chair of the Welcome Committee 2015-2016.

Elizabeth Litte - Medical Writer in Pharma. PDA Role: Chair Science Policy Committee 2015-2016.

Vanessa Leone -  Pathways to Independence Instructor, UChicago. PDA Role: Executive Officer 2014-15, Chair of the University Affairs Committee. Current position Pathways to Independence Researcher, UChicago.

Daina Ringus - Medical Student at Northwestern. PDA Role: Executive Officer 2014-15.

Irene Gallego Romero - Principal Investigator, University of Melbourne. PDA Role: Chair of the Welcome Committee 2014-2015, University Affairs Committee. 

Abby Stayart - myCHOICE Program Manager. PDA Role: Chair Teaching & Outreach Committee, Co-chair University Affairs, Member of Welcome and Symposium Committees.