Scientists Building the Future
Meet Students and Alumni Launching Impactful Careers from our campus

Rebecca Goydel, Ph.D.


Rebecca Goydel, Ph.D.

An alumna of the Skaggs Graduate School in Jupiter, FL, Goydel developed cancer-targeting antibodies with her UF Scripps mentor and is now helping bring AI to immunology-based therapeutics development as team leader at a Boston-based biotechnology company.

Former Skaggs graduate student Matthew Costales, Ph.D. mentoring medical student Christy LaFlamme in Disney lab at UF Scripps.


Matthew Costales, Ph.D.

Costales developed tools and potential therapies to target disease-causing RNA for his dissertation. He's now a scientist at an RNA therapeutics firm.

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