Our current Graduate Student Spotlight highlights Dr. Janna Schultzhaus (Carney Lab). Fresh from her recent dissertation defense – “Characterizing dietary effects on Drosophila melanogaster reproductive behaviors” – we catch up with her on her time as a PhD student in the Dept. of Biology and what her plans post-graduation.
I grew up in a small town in northeast Iowa near the Mississippi River. My father farms corn, soybeans, and livestock, and my mother is a social worker. I have one younger sister who is a professional French horn player. I went to Grinnell College for my undergraduate degree where I double […]