LSAMP Alumni Profile

Israel Garcia Carachure
Doctoral Student, The University of Texas at El Paso
UT LSAMP

Past Clubs/Organizations
I currently serve as one of the Graduate Student Assembly Representatives for the Department of Psychology at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Past Research
I participated in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Initiative for Research Enhancement (RISE) fellowship as an undergraduate student. I am part of the 2018-2020 Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship cohort at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Israel Garcia Carachure

MY PERSONAL INTERESTS
I am a first-generation Mexican-American graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience. My long-term goal is to establish my research laboratory at a minority-serving institution and mentor underrepresented minority students interested in science and academic careers. During my free time, I enjoy attending music concerts and festivals. As an LSAMP Alumni, I would like to give back to undergraduates in STEM careers and share knowledge and resources to excel in STEM as a minority.

MY MENTORING INTERESTS
I am available to mentor in the following ways
Alumni Recruitment, Attend Conferences, Host Workshops

My areas of expertise include
Grad School Process, Interviewing, Networking, Public Speaking, Leadership Skills, Research Abstracts, Research Posters, Research Presentation, Resume/CV

MY CONTACT INFORMATION