27 min

Pathways: The Professor And The Proteins Rad Scientist

    • Science

Gentry Patrick was born in South Central Los Angeles to a 16-year-old single mother. Through grit, serendipity, mentorship, and wits, he went on to study science at some of the most reputable institutions and ultimately earned his doctoral degree and landed a job as a professor of biology at UC San Diego. There he studies how proteins in the brain get recycled while also paving the way for underserved students to follow in his footsteps.

Gentry’s Convocation Speech [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yeboCHowDFM]

PATHways to STEM homepage [https://paths.ucsd.edu/]

Message from Gentry as Director of Mentorship and Diversity for Biological Sciences [https://biology.ucsd.edu/diversity/directors-message.html]

Episode Music:
Rad Scientist Theme Motif - Grant Fisher
Jazz Chords Piano Loop 120 bpm - Orange Free Sounds
Buzzy Minuet - Chad Crouch
Hip Hop Bass Instrumental - Titibles
Greylock - Blue Dot Sessions
Near and Within - Zifhang
Air Hockey Saloon - Chris Zabriskie
Lamprey - Blue Dot Sessions
Platformer - Chad Crouch
Parallel Universe - Andrew KN
Mr Mole and Son - Blue Dot Sessions
Sunday Morning Sun - Ryan Andersen

Gentry Patrick was born in South Central Los Angeles to a 16-year-old single mother. Through grit, serendipity, mentorship, and wits, he went on to study science at some of the most reputable institutions and ultimately earned his doctoral degree and landed a job as a professor of biology at UC San Diego. There he studies how proteins in the brain get recycled while also paving the way for underserved students to follow in his footsteps.

Gentry’s Convocation Speech [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yeboCHowDFM]

PATHways to STEM homepage [https://paths.ucsd.edu/]

Message from Gentry as Director of Mentorship and Diversity for Biological Sciences [https://biology.ucsd.edu/diversity/directors-message.html]

Episode Music:
Rad Scientist Theme Motif - Grant Fisher
Jazz Chords Piano Loop 120 bpm - Orange Free Sounds
Buzzy Minuet - Chad Crouch
Hip Hop Bass Instrumental - Titibles
Greylock - Blue Dot Sessions
Near and Within - Zifhang
Air Hockey Saloon - Chris Zabriskie
Lamprey - Blue Dot Sessions
Platformer - Chad Crouch
Parallel Universe - Andrew KN
Mr Mole and Son - Blue Dot Sessions
Sunday Morning Sun - Ryan Andersen

27 min

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