Aigul Sharip

Aigul Sharip
Aigul Sharip
Master Student, Research assistant

Education
  • MSc student in Biology, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan (Since 2017).
  • BSc in Biology, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan (2013–2017).

Experience
    • August–December 2016Laboratory research for Bachelor’s thesis ‘Regulation of Focal Adhesion Assembly and Lamellopodia Dynamics with WNT Signaling Ligands’, Nazarbayev University.
    • May–August 2016Summer intern at Dr. Rosemary Akhurst’ project ‘Circulating cells as a tool to study HHT’, Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco.
    • October 2015–2017: Research Assistant in the Dr. Vyacheslav Adarichev’s project ‘Mechanisms of Arthritic Synoviocyte Polarized Cell Migration’, Nazarbayev University.

    Honors
    • Third prize in the Excellent Article Award in the 5th Guangzhou International Symposium on Oncology, 1–3 December 2016, Guangzhou, China 
    • Winner of Foundation Summer Research Fellowship, January 2016. 
    • Our team was awarded the silver medal in the «International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM)», 24–28 September 2015, Boston, USA. 
    • Nominated for “The Best Creative Project” at Nobel’s Day scientific 
    • conference, 8-9 October 2015, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
    • Volunteer Guide at International Physics Olympiads for team from Slovakia, 12–21 July 2014, Astana. 
    • Volunteer at Emergency Center, April–August 2014, Astana. 
    • School Graduation Certificate with Honour, 2012. 
    • Republican Competition Diploma for student scientific papers, Almaty 2012. 
    • First place diploma at International Olympiad “Nanotechnology– Breakthrough The Future” Moscow, 2011.