GradFUTURES Virtual Meetups with Christopher Tokita *21 (EEB)

Dec 1, 2021, 2:00 pm3:00 pm
Online Event
Event Description
Connect with graduate alumni to learn about their professional development and what specifically influenced their path including interdisciplinary skills and competencies, individual strengths and interests, professional networks and mentors, and the types of pivotal experiences that propelled them forward.

Our guest speaker for this session is Christopher Tokita *21. Upon graduating with his Ph.D., Chris joined the cybersecurity startup Phylum, where he is using his computational skillset and scientific background to build a safer internet and software ecosystem. At Princeton, Chris was a Diversity Fellow in the Access, Diversity, and Inclusion team at the Graduate School and was also a co-founder of his department's EEB Scholars Program, a preview program for underrepresented students hoping to pursue a PhD. Prior to graduate school, Chris did his undergraduate studies at Yale University and spent two years working in federal science policy in Washington, DC.


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