Woman in Science #25: Dr Tashnicao Sylvester

Today is the final Saturday in the #WomansHistoryMonth blog series. We are so excited to share the very first (and last) #SensationalSaturday profile with you. Todays researcher is Dr Taime Sylvester, an astounding postdoctoral fellow within the Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics.

Dr Sylvester is known by many names, the lion lady (read her profile to find out why), #SciComm expert, Miss Organised and most importantly Dr Confidant, highlighting the several roles she plays within the division.

Apart from research, Dr Sylvester is actively involved in the divisions student leadership, mentorship programmes, science communication planning and public engagement initiatives. For more insight into her impressive portfolio read her profile below.


Thank you for supporting our blog and the amazing efforts of our researchers. We hope that this post has inspired you to keep focused and remain committed to your goals during this challenging time. Help us encourage other to do the same by sharing this blog post.

See you tomorrow for another exciting read!