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Twitter contributors

Here is a list of all the women we have hosted on ResearcHers Code's Twitter account.

You can click on the images to read their previous tweets on our account and follow them on their accounts too.


Angelika Zarkali

12th Jan - 19th Jan 2020

Neurologist and a PhD candidate at University College London. Angelika studies visual hallucinations in Parkinson’s and Dementia with Lewy Bodies. 

Follow @Angelika_Za


Nathasia Mudiwa

8th Dec - 15th Dec 2019

Neuroscience and cell biology PhD student at University of Luxembourg. Nathasia makes use of human derived stem cells and advanced 3D mini brains in order to model and study Parkinson’s disease. 

Follow @Tasia1409


Lyssa Freese

17th Nov - 24th Nov 2019

PhD student in atmospheric science at MIT. Lyssa is working on the intersection of atmospheric chemistry, international policy making, and health and economic outcomes.

Follow @LyssaFreese


Beth Rogoski

PhD student from Leicester Cancer Research Centre. Beth's work focuses on identifying chemo preventive agent for populations at high-risk of developing mesothelioma.

Follow @brogoyski

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Amy Davies, PhD

29th Sep - 6th Oct 2019

Postdoc from Edinburgh University working on interdisciplinary project developing an imaging and labelling approach to enhance preclinical evaluation of drugs.   

Follow @A_Microscopist

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Sarah Shugars

8th Sep - 15th Sep 2019

PhD student from Network Science Institute at Northeastern University. Sarah studies political behaviour and communication and develop new methods in NLP, network analysis and machine learning.

Follow @Shugars


Taylor Ferebee

19th Aug - 26th Aug 2019

PhD student in the Computational Biology program at Cornell University researching data integration, experimental design, and network inference in genomics applications.

Follow @Ferebee2PhD


Celine, PhD

29th Jul - 5th Aug 2019

Postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Arizona Cancer Center researching epidemiology of H. pylori and gastric cancer in Latinx populations

Follow @sciencecalcul8r


Dr Chloe Chung

8th Jul - 15th Jul 2019

Postdoc researching into the pathological mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Follow @dchloechung


Cerys Jones

17th Jun - 24th Jun 2019

PhD student researching into multispectral imaging to recover hidden features on heritage artefacts at University College London

Follow @C3rysJones


Katja Mankinen

27th May - 3rd Jun 2019

PhD student in particle physics at Lund University searching for new particles for the ATLAS experiment at CERN

Follow @katjkarp


Dr April Wright

29th Apr - 6th May 2019

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, researcher in phylogenetics and comparative biology and teacher in computational evolutionary biology at Southeastern Louisiana University

Follow @WrightingApril


Thao Ngo

8th Apr - 15th Apr 2019

PhD student at Duisburg-Essen University researching into online privacy and artificial intelligence on social media

Follow @ThaoNgo_DE


Sarah McIntyre

17th Mar - 25th Mar 2019

Astrophysics PhD student investigating water sustainability on exoplanets at The Australian National University and Mount Stromlo Observatory 


Follow @ExoBioExplorer 


Candice Basson

24th Feb - 3rd Mar 2019

Particle physics PhD student working on "invisible" phenomena, like dark matter, with the ATLAS Experiment at CERN and the University of Manchester Particle Physics Group

Follow @Andi_Basson


Lilian Balatsou

6th Jan - 12th Jan 2020

PhD Candidate in Cognitive Neuroscience at Bangor University, studying how the human brain prepares for speech. Lilian also had a recent transition into industry working as a Speech Scientist in an AI company. 

Follow @e_balatsou


Caitlin Aamodt

1st Dec - 8th Dec 2019

Neuroscience PhD student at UCLA studying learned vocal communication. Caitlin is using songbird model to treat non-verbal patients with autism. 

Follow @CaitlinAamodt


Laura Hayes, PhD

10th Nov - 17th Nov 2019

Postdoc working at NASA Goddard studying the Sun and space weather using observations from NASA and ESA satellites.

Follow @laura_hayess


Lyda Harris

13th Oct - 20th Oct 2019

PhD student from University of Washington studying marine biology and microplastic pollution. 

Follow @lydaofmylife


Marcella Montagnese

22nd Sep - 29th Sep 2019

Neuroimaging PhD student from King's College London working on the pharmacological and computational aspects of visual hallucination in Parkinson's.   

Follow @m_montagnese


Rachel Wade, PhD

1st Sep - 8th Sep 2019

Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee working on Giant Kelp Breeding for biofuel optimisation. 

Follow @RaeMarieW



12th Aug - 19th Aug 2019

Bioinformatics and immunology PhD student at Newcastle University. Simone uses code to investigate how our immune cells form during fetal development.

Follow @SimSci9


Yaa Oppong

22nd Jul - 29th Jul 2019

Bioinformatics PhD student studying drug resistance transmission in tuberculosis at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Follow @oppong_yaa


Miriam Scarpa

1st Jul - 8th Jul 2019

PhD student in translational pharmacology and drug discovery for Alzheimer's disease at the University of Glasgow

Follow @miriamscarpa4


Therese Anders

10th Jun - 17th Jun 2019

PhD student interning at RStudio on implementing calibrated peer review in data science while studying Political Science and International Relations at the University of Southern California

Follow @thereanders


Asmita Poddar

20th May - 27th May 2019

Machine learning researcher at the Institute of Data Science, National University of Singapore working with artificial intelligence in healthcare

Follow @asmita_poddar


Dr Didem Korkmaz

22nd Apr - 29th Apr 2019

Data scientist working at test IO with a doctorate in Neuroscience from the University of Tübingen

Follow @didem_korkmaz


Sophie Wassermann

1st Apr - 8th Apr 2019

PhD student at NUI Galway and The Ryan Institute in Ireland modelling fish shoal behaviour to help sustainable fishing

Follow @sowasser


Heather Forsythe

11th Mar - 17th Mar 2019

PhD Candidate in Biochemistry and Biophysics at Oregon State University studying protein structure and dynamics using nuclear magnetic resonance

Follow @heycurlytop


Brónagh McCoy, PhD

15th Dec - 21st Dec 2019

Postdoctoral researcher in cognitive neuroscience at Cambridge University. Brónagh studies reinforcement learning in Parkinson’s disease, autism and anxiety using eye tracking, fMRI and pharmacology. 

Follow @MccoyBronagh


Eve Vavagiakis

24th Nov - 1st Dec 2019

PhD student at Cornell University testing superconducting devices & design cryogenic cameras to take pictures of the most ancient light in the universe. 

Follow @EveVavagiakis


Michela Piacardi 

3rd Nov - 10th Nov 2019

PhD candidate in the photonics and nanotechnology research group at King's College London. Michela research interests are in the theoretical and experimental exploration of the degrees of freedom of light and their mutual interaction. 

Follow @micpicardi


Leonie Esters, PhD

6th Oct - 13th Oct 2019

Meteorology Postdoc from Uppsala University focusing on air-sea gas exchange and oceanic turbulence. 

Follow @LeonieEsters

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Crystal Grant

15th Sep - 22nd Sep 2019

Genetics PhD student from Emory University using bioinformatics tools to uncover epigenetic changes in human ageing. 

Follow @itscrystalgrant


Brianna Pagán

26th Aug - 1st Sep 2019

PhD student from Ghent University. Brianna uses remote sensing to better understand the hydrologic cycle for climate modelling and drought forecasting applications.

Follow @Brianna_R_Pagan


Malin Fredén Axelsson

5th Aug - 12th Aug 2019 

Masters student from Lund University using R and data science to study global surgery and 3D printing.

Follow @malinfax


Mira Tammelin

15th Jul - 22nd Jul 2019

Geology PhD student studying Finnish lakes, sediment, nutrients and diatoms (microscopic algae) at the University of Turku

Follow @MiraTammelin


Isabelle van der Vegt

24th Jun - 1st Jul 2019

PhD student studying computational linguistics to understand threats of violence at University College London

Follow @Isabellevdv


Elly Birchall

3rd Jun - 10th Jun 2019

PhD student at the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the Australian National University studying star and planetary formation

Follow @ellykaybee 


Dr Dina Popovkina

6th May - 13th May 2019

Postdoc at the University of Washington researching object recognition and visual attention

Follow @_drdina_


Mahdiyeh Razeghi

15th Apr - 22nd Apr 2019

PhD student in Geodesy (surveying) at the University of Newcastle, Australia using satellite observations for geophysical applications

Follow @MahdiyehGeo


Vivian Guetler

25th Mar - 1st Apr 2019

Computational Sociology PhD student at West Virginia University investigating cyberterrorism and social networks

Follow @Vivfiona


Dr Rebekah Wegener

3rd Mar - 11th Mar 2019

Senior Researcher at the University of Salzburg researching into ethical and contextual artificial intelligence

Follow @rebekahwegener