Dr. Kayla Sprenger

I am a Postdoctoral Associate working in the lab of Arup Chakraborty at MIT, using computational tools to design a safe and effective HIV vaccine. Outside of my daily work, I strive to support and promote women and girls to pursue careers in STEM fields!


Postdoctoral Associate


B.S., M.S., and Ph.D in Chemical Engineering from the University of Washington, Seattle.

Research areas

Adaptive immunity, infectious diseases, biophysics, computational modeling, molecular simulation


Massachusetts Institute of Technology