Haifa Alhadyian

Ph.D. Candidate
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Primary office:
4004 Haworth Hall


Advisor:  Rob Unckless
Research Interests:  Cell, Developmental Biology, and Genetics
Leadership Roles:  Early Career Scientist-Communication and Outreach Subcommittee, Genetics Society of America

Hometown:  Dammam City, Saudi Arabia


B.S. in Zoology - College of Sciences-Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (2012)
M.A. in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology - KU (2016)

Selected Awards & Honors

2018 Outstanding International Woman Student Award (Emily Taylor Center-KU)
2017 K-INBRE Award of Excellence-Poster Presentation
2016 Molecular Biosciences Travel Award
2013-2016 King Abdullah Scholarship for Outstanding Academic Achievement


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