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Matthew Mayers

Region: Long Island
Program Institution:
Suffolk County Community College


High School: Home schooled
Graduation Date: June 2011

College/University: Suffolk County Community College (SCCC)
Major/Minor: Associates degree/ Liberal Arts -Biology

Graduate School/University: Stony Brook University, Cornell University

Work History

Employer: Brookhaven National Labs (BNL)

Significant Professional or Academic Accomplishments:

  • Participated in CSTEP from fall 2011-spring 2013
  • Was an NSF-S-STEM Scholar at SCCC
  • Graduated from SCCC Honors Program with a degree in Liberal Arts/Biology. He was designated Pi Alpha Sigma and Phi Theta Kappa.
  • He was a SUNY Chancellor’s Award Winner while an SCCC student
  • He completed a 2013 CCI Internship at Brookhaven National Laboratory. He was responsible for using perfluorocarbon tracers (PFTs) as tools for studying atomospheric dispersion in NYC subways.
  • He is currently attending Cornell University where he plans to study human biology and then apply to medical school


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