Jera'lyne Hyland

Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health

  • Attended Juniata College in Huntingdon, PA and received a BS in Biology
  • Personal interests within the field of biology include viral pathogenesis and immunology
  • Conducted research on the interaction between Delmarva's land use patterns and water contamination and how that interaction influenced the aquatic diversity within the Chesapeake Bay
  • Plans to obtain a DVM in Veterinary Pathology following the completion of the MPH program at UMD
  • Hopes to develop educational skills within the realm of Public Health to better communicate and relay findings in the field of biology to the public
Fun Facts

I have been an avid and passionate tap dancer for eighteen years. My past-times include playing Sudoku and enjoying Jeopardy on the weeknights.