Say hello to Nancy Gwimo!
Nancy works in the fields of Biochemistry and Microbiology. She is currently working as a junior research assistant in the Biochemistry Department of North-West University, where she is also pursuing her postgraduate degree. Her current research is focused on Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome as a whole, where she is working to to introduce alternative treatments for Type II Diabetes. Nancy is originally from Tanzania and grew up in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
Nancy recorded her interview on Snapchat and you can watch it below. Thank you Nancy for being a part of the WISe project!
Two interviews down, a lot more to go 🙂
This series is a collection of interviews from women studying or working in Science. Please note it is open to all transwomen and non-binary persons too. If you would like to share your story please contact me here.