Claudia is an undergraduate student majoring in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Molecular and Cell Biology in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. As a McNair Scholar, Claudia aims to obtain a Ph.D. in either genetics or cellular and molecular biology, and ultimately enter academia. Currently, Claudia is an undergraduate research assistant in the Soloway Lab.
On campus, Claudia is a part of the Meinig Family Cornell National Scholars, The Biology Scholars Program, is a Student Advisor in the Office of Undergraduate Biology, and the Co-Director of the Cornell Scientista Chapter. Outside of class, Claudia enjoys hiking, hanging out with friends, watching Marvel movies (her favorite avenger is Captain America), and Latin dancing!