Marissa Jensen

Marissa Jensen
Professional Title
Graduate Student

Doctoral Student

Advisors: Dr. Carlie LaLone (EPA, Duluth Office) and Dr. Joseph Johnson (Chemistry & Biochemistry)

Education: M.S. Integrated Biosciences - University of Minnesota, Duluth, B.S. Biochemistry, B.A. Chemistry - University of Minnesota, Duluth

Specialty Area: Bioinformatics, environmental toxicology, molecular biology

Thesis Research: My thesis research will involve utilization of many computational tools to explore potential species susceptibility to a wide range of chemicals, including pesticides. By capturing existing toxicity information, biological pathways can be constructed to help inform risk assessment.