2019 Course Assistants

Andres Romero
Northern New Mexico College

Andres is an undergraduate research student at Northern New Mexico College. He is studying under the mentorship of Dr. Ulises Ricoy. Dr. Ricoy’s laboratory examines low-cost approaches in neuroscience (behavior and neurophysiology). Romero’s research is in the neuroethology of escape responses in cockroaches and earthworms. He has also done research in genetics and molecular biology, specifically in subnuclear organelles and their role in spinal muscular atrophy. Romero earned his BS in biology and is currently finishing a BS degree in environmental science. In his spare time, Andres dabbles with various forms of art and enjoys all family outdoor activities.

Andre joined NS&B as a course assistant in 2019.