Kumar Kaimal joins Fusion Academy this year as Math and Science Teacher/Mentor. He obtained his Ph. D from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India. Kumar was a teacher at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and at the Mayo Clinic for more than a decade. He has extensive research experience in the area of Aging, Diabetes and Cancer and has published more than 60 peer-reviewed papers. He especially enjoys the challenge and reward of teaching. Kumar moved to east coast in 2008 and has worked with several non-profit organizations in the Washington, D.C. area.
In his free time, Kumar strives to explore new places, watch National Geography documentaries, volunteer with non-profit organizations, and most importantly, continue learning.