Alex is a current freshman, studying Biology. He has been in the lab since his freshman year. He is interested in the role of the endocannabinoid system in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia and how genetics influence susceptibility to the disorder. Alex plans to graduate in 2021 with the intention of applying to Medical School.

Alex has previously worked as a research assistant at Indiana University School of Medicine and was a part of Indiana University's summer Integrated Freshman Learning Experience program the summer before his freshman year. He is also working towards his medical interpreter certification in Spanish.

He is also a member of Indiana University's ballroom dance team.