Vanessa Vullmahn '07


Major:  Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Minor:  Music
Hometown: Broomfield, CO

My fellowship experience
"Overall, this fellowship has helped to shape my future goals.  It has helped me to narrow down the area of toxicology research."

Vanessa Vullmahn '07

Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Name
Cornell Fellow in Environmental Services
Iowa Department of Natural Resources Water Quality Lab, Iowa City, IA

Iowa Department of Natural Resources Water Quality Lab

Iowa City, IA

Aims of the Fellowship
The Water Quality Bureau provided me with water sampling experience and a chance to explore microcystin-producing cyanobacteria. This gave me the chance to explore one of the toxicology issues that impact human and wildlife health.

Faculty Sponsor
Barbara Christie-Pope, Biology