Isaiah Aguilar

 

Isaiah was born in Ventura, California but was raised in San Antonio, Texas. He attended the University of Texas at Austin where he worked with Dr. Jonathan Sessler on the synthesis of gold(I) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes towards the development of anticancer agents. Prior to starting graduate studies at Yale University, he interned in the Biopharm Analytical Sciences department at GlaxoSmithKline. Outside of chemistry, he enjoys reading, watching horror movies, and visiting museums.