IMG 5038
Milken Scholar 2016
Scholar Profile

Tenzin Ngodup

Scientific Research


Tenzin Ngodup is a graduate of Wesleyan University where he double-majored in biochemistry and Integrative Sciences. He aspires be a lab researcher. Tenzin was the Valedictorian of Jamaica Gateway to the Sciences High School in New York City and received the New York Times Scholarship. At Wesleyan, he ran a refugee resettlement program for Syrian families in the local community. Tenzin will be starting his Ph.D. in Pharmacology at the University of Michigan In his spare time, Tenzin tutors Japanese and Korean drumming.

High school:  Jamaica Gateway to the Sciences


College Year Degree
Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
2020 B.A. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Chemistry
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
2026 Ph.D. Pharmacology