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Alexander Keith Erikson

Master of Science, Microbiology & Molecular Biology


Briefly tell us about yourself (e.g. hometown, family, hobbies, favorite BYU courses, intended profession)

From Phoenix, Proud dad of two little girls, new Resident Physician in Virginia

Who were your greatest supporters while earning this degree?

Dr. Joel Griffitts and my wife Brittany

What advice do you have for incoming freshmen at BYU?

Get involved in research. My BYU professors were incredible at helping undergrads get involved in research

How has your experience at BYU prepared you for the rest of your life?

I learned to network, and coupled with great academics, prepared me to enter my field.