Noah is a graduate student from California. Before moving to Seattle, Noah completed his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington. Between Whitman and the University of Washington, he worked as an analytical chemist and tested the limits of road-tripping. His main research interests include rational drug design, parasite biology, and epidemiology. Currently he is working in the Rathod lab synthesizing topoisomerase inhibitors and expanding the molecular toolbox available for studying parasite biology.