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Tatiana Rodriguez

Undergraduate Research Assistant

BSc Biology Student

Professional Preparation

Teaching Intern 

DUC-NSM Research Methodology Series

Microbiology

Epidemiology

Conservation Biology

A Bit About Me

I am a 4th year student at DUC, majoring in Biology with a minor in chemistry. I have assisted Dr. OHG in research on infectious diseases present in the amphibian community. This has developed my interest in becoming a lab technician and working in research in the future. 

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Research Projects

Evolution of fungal pathogen resistance to therapeutics

Tatiana has been working on evaluating the evolution of resistance to antifungal therapies by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis.

Skills

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Field Skills

Salamander Collection

Salamander Marking

Microbiome/Disease Sampling

Laboratory Skills

DNA isolation 

PCR and qPCR

Electrophoresis

Culture isolation 

Bacterial isolation 

Aseptic technique 

 

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