Maria Abboud

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Student Assistant, BioFabLab (Roskilde, Denmark)

Maria Abboud is young 23 years old student who has just finished her Bachelor in Natural Sciences (with specialization within Chemistry and Molecular Biology) at Roskilde University and is about to start her Masters in Pharmaceutical Design and Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark. She is a Danish citizen with Palestinian roots. She was born and raised in Denmark for most of her upbringing before her family moved to Lebanon where she lived for 7 years. She moved back to Denmark in Summer 2013, where She continued her high school education as an International Baccalaureate (IB) student and graduated in Summer 2015. She thereafter took a sabbatical year to improve her Danish language and to increase her experience in the Danish working market. She thus worked as a translator during her gap year before She started my Higher Education at Roskilde University, where she, beside studying, worked as an Ambassodor, Teaching Assistant in Chemistry and BioFabLab Student Assistant.