By Maya Sapiurka

Maya Sapiurka is a Ph.D student in neuroscience who loves that she gets paid to play with brains. In her few hours outside the lab, she also enjoys fandom, feminism and reading anything she can get her hands on.

  1. As The Toast searches for its one true Gal Scientist, we will be running a ton of wonderful one-off pieces by female scientists of all shapes and sizes and fields and education levels, which we are sure you will enjoy. They’ll live here, so you can always find them. Most recently: Why We Study. “You know about the drop-off between women who get PhDs and women who become faculty, right?” It was my first interview…

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