Scott Olesen

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics (CCDD)

Scott Olesen was a postdoctoral research fellow at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health with Dr. Yonatan Grad and Dr. Marc Lipsitch. His work at Harvard focused on the epidemiology of antibiotic resistance and its relationship to antibiotic use. Scott earned his PhD in Biological Engineering at MIT, where he studied environmental microbiology and the human microbiome. Scott earned Master Degrees in Chemistry in 2012 and in Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics in 2011 both from University of Cambridge.