Alicia Brown




Chemical Engineering


Political Science


I am from

Petal, MS

My hobbies are

Reading, writing, running, and dining with my best friend Carley Bowers (also a Presidential Scholar)

My most memorable experience as a Scholar

My most memorable experience as a Scholar was our Spring Break trip to NYC, and particularly enjoyed the tours of Columbia University and the United Nations.

I would like to

After working in the chemical engineering industry for a few years, I would like to then be an energy and environmental policy adviser for Congress or the Department of Energy

Current research

I am currently performing computational catalysis research under Dr. Neeraj Rai. We are examining the activity of NiMoP catalysts on the hydrodeoxygenation pf phenolic compounds from bio-oil.

Alicia Brown