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Sunita Virk Singh Poma

Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant

Francis College of Engineering
Center for Advanced Computation and Telecommunications (CACT), Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology

Research Interests

My research experience revolves around cell and molecular engineering. I also focus my research around biomechanics, biomaterials, and regenerative engineering. Currently working on research focused on genomic variation of individuals affected by diabetes I and diabetes II


  • Graduate, Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology,University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Undergraduate Chemical Engineering-Biological Engineering Option, University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Undergraduate,Economics, University of Massachusetts Lowell 2019

Selected Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Doxycycline Project 2020-2021

Affiliated Clubs and Organizations

  • Sikh Student Association
    President & Founder, 2017-2022
  • Student Government Association
    Active Member 2021 – Present
    Senior Class Vice President of UMass Lowell 2019
    Senator of Engineering 2015-2018
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineering