Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree?
Because I aspire to a career in academia
Why did you decide to study at UBC?
Good reputation of UBC, great city to live in
What do you hope to accomplish with your research?
Broaden the understanding of general chemical reactivity; provide a new more efficient and sustainable method to create value added chemical compounds for pharmaceutical, agricultural and materials use
What are your future career goals?
Career in academia
What has been your most memorable Vancouver experience so far?
I am living in UBC family housing in Acadia Park. This is by far the culturally and ethnically most diverse community I've ever been part of. What an incredible experience and possibility for our children to see the difference and equality at the same time.
What advice do you have for new graduate students?
Enjoy the open-mindedness of people!
Personal Interests / Hobbies
Photography, guitar, cooking