Aditya Kunjapur

Aditya Kunjapur

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Harvard Medical School

Aditya is currently a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of George Church at Harvard Medical School. He earned undergraduate and doctoral degrees in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, respectively. He completed his doctoral work in metabolic engineering in 2015 under the supervision of Kristala Prather with support from a National Science Foundation GRFP. In 2017, Aditya received a SB7.0 Biosecurity Fellowship for his efforts to improve genetic biocontainment by engineered synthetic auxotrophy. Starting in January 2019, Aditya will be an Assistant Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware.