Julia joined Akoya in March of 2017 to lead development efforts for the CODEX technology. Prior to joining Akoya, Julia was a co-inventor of the CODEX technology while a Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellow in Professor Garry Nolan’s lab at Stanford University School of Medicine. She received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison under the supervision of Professor Lloyd Smith and received both her M.S. and B.S. in chemistry from the University of Chicago. Julia has experience in multiplexed DNA technologies and is an author on a number of peer-reviewed papers.