Kseniya Sheshukova joined IBRL in October 2021. She has a B.S. and M.S. in Biosystems Engineering from Kansas State University. Before IBRL, she worked at a biotechnology company focusing on the downstream process development and scale-up of biotherapeutics from transgenic plants. Kseniya has a strong background in research and development in bioseparations and analytics. She looks forward to expanding her knowledge in upstream processing with fermentation and additional bioprocessing techniques.