As part of the Broad Lab, students come from all around the globe to dive head first into today's most convoluted and cryptic environmental problems. Our doctoral students are free range and organic. We solve problems and look good doing it.


Brett, annie

Annie is studying exploration science. As in she has a sailboat and takes it out all the time. For science. When people ask why we're scientists, we just show pictures of us on her boat. Question. Answered. The margaritas are for science, too.

To read more about Annie's work: click here

Rahimi, Shireen

Shireen is a first year student, moving to sunny Florida from sunny California. 

To read more about Shireen's work: click here.

Johns, Lisa

Lisa is a first year student, hailing from NYU.

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I don’t care to belong to any [lab] that would have me as a member.
— Groucho Marx