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Alberto was born in California, where he spent his childhood before moving to Brazil. He did his undergrad at Cornell University and his PhD in molecular and cell biology at Berkeley under the supervision of Mike Levine. He comes to Tech from New York University, where he was a postdoc in Lionel Christiaen's lab. Alberto enjoys spending time with family, writing and playing music, and suffering with his hometown Oakland A's baseball team.

We are expanding!

Our lab is expected to launch in August 2017, and we anticipate funding for the following positions:

- Lab technician/research assistant

- Ph.D. students

- Postdoctoral fellows

Illustrations by Lindsey Leigh lindseyleighart.com