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Welcome to QuEST!

Our website will help acquaint you with the Quantitative and Evolutionary STEM Training (QuEST) Program for Doctoral Students.

The traineeship is specifically integrated with existing Ph.D. programs across the University of Vermont’s campus.

For specific questions pertaining to QuEST, you may contact one of the core faculty members or program coordinator listed here.

They will be happy to assist with your inquiry. Thank you!

Melissa Pespeni
Principal Investigator, Associate Professor of Biology

Lori Stevens
Co-Principal Investigator, Professor of Biology

Lola Chen
Program Coordinator