Graduate Student of the Week: Kaylie Loyd
















Zebulon, NC

Previous degrees?

NCSU Bio and Ag Engineering B.S.

Who is your adviser and what are you studying?

My advisor is Dr. Boyette. I am studying the application of plant growth promoting bacteria.

What first made you interested in this field?

I worked on a similar project when I was an undergraduate and I thought it was an interesting solution to a very complicated problem.

What do you like most about the department?

The people.

What is a little known fact about you?

I love to rock climb even though I am terrified of heights.