Siddhartha Hayes

Justin Siddhartha Hayes, Wetlab Assistant, hails from upstate New York where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and Greek & Roman Studies from Vassar College. There he helped to conduct surveys on aquatic macroinvertebrates in ephemeral pools and obtain specimens for the biology department’s collection. He is interested in adaptive morphology and phylogeny, as well as the etymology of scientific nomenclature. Siddhartha was hired as Wetlab Assistant in August of 2017.

siddhartha@riverprojectnyc.org