This month’s Former Student Spotlight highlights Shannon Mackey, who earned a Ph.D. in Microbiology at Texas A&M under the guidance of Distinguished Professor Susan Golden. Shannon’s dissertation work focused on the biological clock system of a unicellular, photosynthetic cyanobacterium.
Shannon was born in South Dakota and bounced around the Midwest until her family settled in El Paso, Texas. She is the middle child with an older sister and younger brother. Both of her parents worked as educators, her […]