Julia Cunniffe, 2019 B.S.

Julia Cunniffe

Position Title

  • US Department of Agriculture

Julia graduated from UC Davis in 2019 with a Bachelor's in Biological Systems Engineering. She currently works as a researcher at the US Department of Agriculture in Albany, CA on a couple projects involving biodegradable plastic films and coated paper for applications such as detergent pods and milk cartons, respectively. She works in collaboration with Method who creates nontoxic, ecofriendly household products including hand soap and surface cleaning sprays. She plans to attend graduate school next Fall 2021 to continue research and pursue a PhD. One of her favorite hobbies is running. While an undergrad at Davis, she was on the cross country and track club for all 4 years! She is very excited to share her experiences with future BAEs today!

Julia spoke at the 2022 BAE alumni panel