Yaron is a Ph.D. student under the supervision of Prof. Rein Ulijn and Prof. Maria Contel at Brooklyn College. His research focuses on the synthesis and delivery of anti-cancer organometallic compounds using self-assembling peptides as nanocarriers. Prior to joining CUNY’s Ph.D. program, Yaron received his bachelors degree in Chemistry and Film from Brandeis University in Massachusetts. Besides research, Yaron enjoys listening to music, hiking and beating Elad and Avi at Smash.