Dr. Torres is currently an NIH Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Chemistry. Here at KU, she has mentored research students, instructed a grant writing course, and is actively involved with the KU Postdoctoral Association to help improve postdoctoral training on our campus. Jessica earned her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Puerto Rico and her Ph.D. in Bio-organic Chemistry from North Carolina State University. She has a special interest in scientific communication and has been leveraging her training to facilitate effective communication of research for scientists.