Aaron Pantoja Angles

PhD Students

BioE PhD Candidate


B2/L3, R3254-WS18

Research Interests

Aaron Pantoja Angles is an interdisciplinary person with interests ranging from genome edition to synthetic biology. New approaches like the bioproduction of proteins by SimCells or the synthetic directed evolution of proteins are foundations for future technologies with commercial and functional applications. 

Selected Publications


  • BSc, Biotechnology Engineering, ITESM, Puebla, México, 2015
  • MSc, Bioscience, KAUST, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2018 


  • 2022: BESE Dean's Award
  • 2016-present: KAUST Fellowship for Master´s and Doctoral Research
  • 2010-2015: ITESM Fellowship for Bachelor Studies

Research Interests Keywords

synthetic biology genome engineering bioproduction bioinformatics