Executive Board

2023-2024 PDA Board Members


Arjak Bhattacharjee
Ph.D. Materials Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Academic and Career Development

Yogita Soni
Ph.D. Chemistry
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Professional Development and Postdoc Experience

Rafael Martinez-Carrasco Perez
Ph.D. Neuroscience
Tufts Medical Center

Postdoc Advocacy

Lorena Grundy
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering and Education

Tufts Grafton Campus Postdoc Representative

Neharika Jain
Ph.D. Microbiological Sciences and Immunology
Department of Infectious Diseases and Global Health (IDGH)

International Postdoc Assistance

Nan Xiao
Ph.D. Psychology
Department of Child Study and Human Development


Please feel free to contact any of us if you have any questions! If you’re not sure who to reach out to, just email pda-president@tufts.edu