Laurent Formery
Division: 
Genetics, Genomics, and Development
Mentor: 
Daniel Rokhsar

Q. Where are you originally from?

A. Paris, France

Q. Where did you receive your PhD and what was your primary research focus?

A. I received my PhD from Sorbonne University in Villefranche-sur-Mer (France), working on nervous system development in sea urchins.

Q. When not in the lab, you can be found...

A. At the beach, or more probably at home

Q. What are you looking forward to exploring/doing in Berkeley and/or the Bay Area post-pandemic & why?

A. Explore the wilderness to observe the wildlife of California