Alexandra Jacunski is a Polish-Canadian Ph.D. candidate in computational biology at Columbia University. In addition to pursuing her own research, she is currently a copy editor of the Columbia Medical Review. Alexandra first combined her passion for science and literature during her undergraduate years at Columbia, where she majored in Biology and English Literature, and she hopes to pursue a career in science writing and publishing in the future. When she’s not debugging scripts and editing papers, Alexandra can be found reading, cooking, playing video games, running, or working on her own novel. She is an avid Scrabble player and a New York Times crossword junkie. You can find her on Twitter at @notallfeminazis.