Ashwana D. Fricker

Ashwana D. Fricker
Visiting Scientist
Faculty Supervisor
» Dr. Stephen R. Lindemann

Ashwana D. Fricker received her Ph.D. degree in Microbiology from Cornell University in 2015. Before coming to Purdue, Ashwana completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the University of São Paulo, Brazil. Her research has focused on cellular pathways involved in how bacteria internalize information from their environment. She joined Dr. Lindemann's group in March 2017 and is working on analyzing the causative agents and biomes of various disease states.