Francisco J. Torres Torres

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Francisco J. Torres Torres   [Fran-cease-koh]

Gender Pronouns:  He/Him/His

M.S. in Neuroscience - Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Michigan (2022), B.S. in Biology, University of Puerto Rico Cayey, 2021

Research Interest:  Interrogating the molecular mechanisms underlying neuronal and glial inflammatory signaling in response to ischemia and reperfusion.

Service and Leadership: BrainsRule! Education Committee Board Member NGP Diversity Equity and Inclusion Admissions, and Retention and Climate Task Committee Member

Career Goals:   To lead a laboratory that supports underrepresented students in science back home in Puerto Rico.

Hobbies:   Making music, writing, cooking, and lifting heavy things

Advisor: Thomas Sanderson

Teaching: Graduate Student Instructor – Introduction to Cognitive Psychology (PSYCH 240)