Shannon Johnson

Grad Student, Boyden Lab

Shannon is a Media Arts & Sciences PhD student in Ed Boyden’s Synthetic Neurobiology group. She creates protein-based molecular tools to improve the real-time study of signaling pathways in live cells, and hopes to apply her tools to the intersection of immunology and neurobiology. In her spare time, Shannon enjoys engaging the community in biology through mentoring and teaching as she loves sharing her passion for learning and science.