Hussam Alshareef in front of Morrill Hall wearing graduation stole and cap

Hussam Alshareef, M.S.

Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Biology He/him/his


Hussam Alshareef is a Ph.D. student at the University of Nevada, Reno, studying cellular and molecular biology. His research is focused on Alzheimer's disease and its association with circular RNAs, using C. elegans as a model.


  • M.S. in Environmental Science & Health, University of Nevada, Reno, 2021
  • B.S. in Medical & Molecular Biology, Pre-medicine and Health Psychology minors, MCPHS University, 2016