STEM Perspective

Challenging assumptions about scientists one story at a time

About the author

Katie is a fourth year PhD student at UNC Chapel Hill studying T cells in autoimmunity. In 2016, she created a social media community called Scientists of North Carolina that aims to break down stereotypes around scientists and bridge the gap between scientists and their communities. She is also a passionate photographer and her work can be found at www.kSTEMphoto.com.