Letícia Giestas (biology teacher)
Letícia Giestas was born in Portugal and since a child, she always felt fascinated by natural sciences.
She received a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Lisbon (Portugal) and soon after graduating, she started working in scientific research as a junior researcher.
Some time later she received a PhD with the focus in molecular devices such as biosensors, and two postdocs in the same field. In 2016, she moved to Enschede and has recently joined the IST to teach Biology.