Teaching & Outreach

Education in teaching

Certificate of completion by the Johns Hopkins Teaching Academy - Pedagogy and evidence-based teaching practices. (2018-2019).

Teaching at university level

  • Instructor at Johns Hopkins University undergraduate higher level course (designed and taught in full) “Choosing the ‘Champion’ animal for neuroscience research” supported by the Dean’s postdoctoral teaching fellowship. (08/2018 - 12/2018).

  • Co-instructor at Summer (online) workshop “Comparative Neural Systems and Behavior Research Discussions” for Johns Hopkins University undergraduate students (July 2020)

  • Teaching assistant at the University of Buenos Aires chosen by CV and oral presentation in the department of Physiology and Molecular and Cellular Biology. (08/2015 - 03/2017).

- Teaching assistant in the graduate and upper level undergraduate course Neurobiology of Learning and Memory.

- Teaching assistant in the graduate and upper level undergraduate course Introduction to molecular Physiology.

  • Teaching assistant at the University of Buenos Aires chosen by CV and oral presentation in the department of Biochemistry. (08/2011 - 07/2012)

- Teaching assistant in the graduate student course on Electrophoresis.

- Teaching assistant in the undergraduate course Biochemistry.


Teaching at other levels

  • Science teacher at Northlands School, Argentina. (04/2006 – 12/2007). Independently instructed 3 sections per year, on Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


Outreach projects and events

  • June 2020 - to date. Part of the Johns Hopkins Psychological and Brain Sciences Department Diversity Initiative (PBS Action) Hiring and recruiting work group whose aim is to increase the representation of minorities at every level within the department

  • November 16th, 2018 - Guided lab tour and talk “Studying Echolocating Bats” for Baltimore middle school students within the project “Rethink Education”.

  • March 30th, 2018 - Guided lab tour and talk “Studying Echolocating Bats” for Baltimore middle school students within the project “Rethink Education”.

  • June – October 2013 – Participation in Didactic Experiences (UBA). High school students develop research activities.

  • August 2013 – Participation in Biology week (UBA) Behavior, learning and memory.

  • August 2012 – Participation in Biology week (UBA) Behavior, learning and memory.

  • October 2010 - Participation in Chemistry week (UBA) Department of biochemistry.

  • September 2010 - Participation in ExpoUBA, with the laboratory of Ecology

  • August 2010 - Participation in Biology week (UBA), Physiology and Molecular biology.

  • November 2009 - Participation in the exposition “detectives of nature”, during the Night of museums of the city of Buenos Aires, (UBA).

  • August 2009 - Participation in Biology week (UBA), Physiology and Molecular biology.