William H. Majoros
Education - Graduate
Ph.D. Neuroscience, since Fall 2018
Graduate student in the UCLA Addictions Lab, mentored by
Dr. Lara Ray. Studying addiction
neurobiology in human clinical
populations using functional
neuroimaging and psychneuroimmunology methods.
Phi Beta Kappa
Associate Member, Sigma Xi Research Honor Society
National Merit Scholar
Graduation with Distinction Thesis in Neuroscience
- Summer Neuroscience Program Fellowship
Cognitive Neuroscience and Law FOCUS program
Education - Undergrad
B.S. Neuroscience, cum laude (May 2018)
Minors: Music, Mandarin Chinese
Cumulative GPA: 3.823
Graduation with Distinction (Honors Thesis)
Fall 2016 at Duke Kunshan University (Kunshan, China)
William H. Majoros
Research, technical writing, education
Project and Lab Management
Analysis and Programming
R, SAS, Unix, Matlab
Animal handling / surgery
PCR & gel electrophoresis
Board Member, Duke KSAC (Kunshan Student Ambassador Council)
Joined KSAC after returning from Duke Kunshan University to assist in the development of the Duke - DKU relationship.
Volunteer and Science Educator, Duke Femmes (Females Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science)
Student outreach program engaging Durham-area elementary school girls in STEM subjects.
Work Experience and Leadership
Science Content Development, CK-12 Foundation
Curated and created videos, interactive practice, and other modalities for online "Flexbooks" at this K-12 STEM education nonprofit.
Applications Consultant, CollegeVine
Specialized in essay editing, interview prep, and web content development/editing for this online-based private college counseling company.
Volunteer, SuWA (Supporting Women's Action)
SuWA, sponsored by the Duke Kenan Institute for Ethics, works to empower refugee women in the Durham area through English tutoring and social entrepreneurship.
Instructor, Intersectional Queer Narratives House Course
Developed and taught a half-credit course at Duke exploring LGBTQ+ identities and narratives through the lenses of natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities.
G.K.A. (Chapter Secretary), Chi Omega sorority, Mu Kappa chapter
Music Director, Duke Hoof 'n' Horn (musical theater organization)
Member, Duke University Marching Band - Drum Line
Web Publications Intern, Duke Kunshan University Recruitment Office
Fall 2016 - Developed DKU's webinar series and international online marketing.