Alexandria-Jade Roberts

Alexandria-Jade joined the de Figueiredo Lab in 2019 and is a full-time researcher. She graduated from Roanoke College in 2012 with degrees in biology, chemistry, and neuroscience before earning her Master’s Degree at Sul Ross State University in 2019. Her work focuses on the elucidation of novel mechanisms that confer antibiotic resistance to environmental microbes.   In addition, she is developing new technologies for identifying and characterizing antibiotic resistant bacteria.