Sampurna Sattar

Profile

  • Time Zone
    Eastern

  • Organization
    Penn State University

  • Role
    Scientist Mentor: I will mentor teams of students online

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    Plant-insect Interactions, molecular biology

  • Profile Question 1
    When and why did you decide to go into a science career?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 1 here (300 words):
    I was a high school senior when I read about scientists engineering bacteria that could clean up oil spill in the oceans. At that very moment I knew that wanted to become a scientist!

  • Profile Question 2
    Can you describe your attitude toward science when you were in high school?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 2 here (300 words):
    I always liked plant biology. I found plants were so diverse and so interesting.

  • Profile Question 3
    What is best about being a scientist?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 3 here (300 words):
    I don't have to wear a business suit and uncomfortable shoes to work!

  • Availability
    I am currently available for mentoring, please send me team match invitations

  • Capacity: How many teams at a time are you comfortable working with?
    2

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