ALLILONnet Mentor Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis: Mentoring for Studies and Research in the Life Sciences in the USA

 

Dr. Kolokotronis studied biology in France and Spain, and has been based in New York since 2001.

He is an evolutionary biologist, trained at Columbia University and the American Museum of Natural History. 

 

Our member

Mentor Sergios Kolokotronis

Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis can provide advice for people interested in pursuing studies and engaging in research in the life sciences in the USA.

 

Member's experience and current occupation (summary)

 

Dr. Kolokotronis studied biology in France and Spain, and has been based in New York since 2001. He is an evolutionary biologist, trained at Columbia University and the American Museum of Natural History. He has taught various courses at the undergraduate and graduate level at Columbia and NYU, and has been an Assistant Professor of Biology at Fordham University since 2012, where he teaches and leads a research team.

 

Member's location

 

New York City (USA)

 

Possible beneficiaries

 

Dr. Kolokotronis believes he can assist young students planning their studies in understanding the nature and structure of a graduate career in the USA, specifically in the life sciences. He can also provide advice on how to network and connect with potential Principal Investigators (PIs) when seeking a postdoctoral position.

 

Professional experience

(attached CV)

 

Dr. Sergios Kolokotronis' CV