jmoses@aa.ufl.edu
+1 (352) 273-2653
Newell Hall, Room 202

Jennifer Moses

Assistant Director

“If I have seen further… it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.”
Isaac Newton

Biography

Mrs. Jennifer Moses is a University of Florida Alum, graduated in 2014 with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Entomology, and in 2017 completed a Masters Graduate Certificate in Forensic Science.  Her experience spans STEM fields, having conducted research in environmental science, horticultural sciences, biochemistry, molecular biology, synthetic biology, and most recently with cell and gene therapy.  Having conducted some of her early research as an undergraduate, she also presented at several Florida Undergraduate Research Conferences and at the University of Florida Undergraduate Research Symposium.  She has over 7 years of experience working with students, from student lab assistant positions to intern mentorship, and most recently as an adjunct professor, teaching courses to biotechnology students.  She loves working with and helping students reach their goals.

Education

  • Graduate Certificate, Forensic Science, University of Florida
  • B.S. Biology, Minor in Entomology, University of Florida

Publications

  • Assays To Detect the Formation of Triphosphates of Unnatural Nucleotides: Application to Escherichia coli Nucleoside Diphosphate Kinase
  • Polymerase Interactions with Wobble Mismatches in Synthetic Genetic Systems and Their Evolutionary Implications
  • A Single Deoxynucleoside Kinase Variant from Drosophila melanogaster Synthesizes Monophosphates of Nucleosides That Are Components of an Expanded Genetic System