Graduate Student, Chemistry, 5th year
Hometown: Ithaca, NY
B.S., Chemistry, Cornell University
Eva is on a quest to prove that histidine is the coolest phosphorylated amino acid, especially when it’s found in histones. (Go Phosphohisti-team!) She grew up in a region of upstate NY where people hang out atop waterfalls, and she gets really excited when people comment on her “Ithaca is Gorges” t-shirt.