Zachary Beethem

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Education & Background:
B. S. in Genetics and a B.S. in Scandinavian Studies
Expected graduation date: May 2017

Awards:
Wisconsin Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowship 2016

Research Interests:
I am most interested in causal relationships between genes and disease, especially cancer. My research project in the Molecular Ecology lab focuses on bioinformatics analysis and phylogenomics of ice-crawlers.

Personal Interests:
I love to travel, and I spend my free time deciding where I would like to travel next. I am interested in Scandinavian languages and hope to move to Norway after college.

Presenting at the Undergraduate Research Symposium