Eigenmann Scholarship

2020 Eigenmann Scholar: Kaitlyn Ross

Kaitlyn Ross just finished her first year at Indiana University and is majoring in biology with a focus in genetics. She is also pursuing minors in law and public policy and medical humanities. After graduating from Indiana University, Kaitlyn plans to pursue a further degree in genetics and attend law school.

Kaitlyn was selected to be an undergraduate research assistant in Distinguished Professor Ellen Ketterson's lab and hopes to return in the fall. She finds the research surrounding junco birds intriguing. She has been part of other organizations such as the Civic Leaders Center, IU Mock Trial, and Alpha Phi Omega.

Kaitlyn is very grateful for this scholarship and will use it to gain a deeper knowledge of biology and genetics.