Aisha Dorta

Aisha Dorta

Position in Extavour Lab: Undergraduate Student

Aisha first joined the lab as a summer intern under the Leadership Alliance program in 2011, when she worked with Didem Sarikaya and co-authored a paper on the developmental basis of ovariole number determination in Drosophila. After graduating in biology and physics from Brooklyn College, She joined us again as a Post-baccalaureate Research Scholar from 2014 to 2016, when she resumed work on the ovariole project. Aisha is currently planning to travel the world, beginning with South Korea.