Science Communication Intern
Allee joined CSU Ventures as the Science Communication Intern in August, 2019, after serving as a CSU Ventures Ambassador the prior year. Allee is a PhD Candidate in the Chemistry department at Colorado State University studying block polymer synthesis, nanostructure, and mechanical characterization in Dr. Travis Bailey’s lab. Her research focuses on designing a hydrogel with fatigue resistance and fracture resistance for use in mechanically-intensive applications such as a meniscal tissue replacement. Allee serves on the Board of the Northern Colorado Graduate Women in Science organization at CSU, and is passionate about communicating science to diverse audiences..