Scientist, Educator, Community Builder, Translator

Dr. Rayna Harris is a postdoctoral scholar in the Data Intensive Biology Lab at UC Davis She works with a diverse team to provide accessible, online training in bioinformatics for scientists and clinicians. She received a B.S in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from The University of Texas at Austin. Rayna currently lives near Lake Tahoe and also works part-time as a parking supervisor at a ski resort and a hostess at a restaurant to support her snow skiing habit :)
Beginning in January 2023, Dr. Harris will teach at Lake Tahoe Community College as an adjunct faculty member in biology and chemistry.