Julia Nepper was raised in rural North Carolina and began attending community college at the age of 11. She graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with degrees in biology and chemistry, and after a post baccalaureate at UNC-Chapel Hill came to UW-Madison for graduate school. She graduated with a PhD in Biophysics in 2017, and now works as a postdoctoral researcher in the Handelsman lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Talks with this Speaker
Modeling a Soil Microbiome
In this Share Your Research video, Dr. Julia Nepper describes her postdoctoral research to model and understand the soil microbiome adjacent to plant roots. (Talk recorded in July 2021)
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