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Mutchie, Tania

Ph.D. Student
Chemistry & Biochemistry

Expected Year of Graduation: 2021
Research Lab: Arnold Group
Major Area of Focus: Organic Chemistry

Previously Attended:

Drake University (2011-2015)

Why I like Chemistry:

Studying chemistry gives me a greater understanding of the world we live in and there is always something new to learn.

Why I chose the Chemistry and Biochemistry Program at UW-Milwaukee:

UWM has intelligent faculty members and good resources that are able to help me further my career as a chemist. I'm also from the Milwaukee area so it is nice to be near my family.

Favorite things to do in Milwaukee:

I like to spend as much time outdoors as possible; camping, kayaking, and going to the beach are a few of my favorite activities.

Research Goal:

To develop and characterize compounds that selectively interact with the vitamin D receptor and are traceable both in vitro and in vivo.