Dr. Kishana Taylor is a virologist and advocate for minoritized groups in STEM. She is the current president and co-founder of the Black Microbiologist Association and Co-leader of Black In Microbiology Week. Dr. Taylor is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Rutgers University, Newark. Her current research focuses on the ecology, evolution and epidemiology of endemic vector-borne viruses.
Creating community can be difficult but rewarding work, especially when developing spaces for marginalized people. Founders and managers of different online communities come together in this panel to discuss triumphs, pitfalls, and their love of creating community!