Chelsea Mooser

chelsea mooserDr. Chelsea Mooser, Ph.D. is scientist and a writer living in Los Angeles. She received her doctorate from the department of Biological Chemistry at UCLA in 2009 for her work on breast cancer. Prior to coming to Los Angeles she was a research assistant studying genetics at the Jackson Laboratory in Maine.

Before becoming a research scientist, Chelsea received her BA from College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine and spent a year working with AIDS orphans in Zimbabwe. She hopes to continue to bring science to non-scientists through teaching, writing and building science programs in developing countries. She fills her spare time with flea markets, brunches with friends and traveling.