Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Vip Sitaraman

Founder & CEO, Explica

Vip Sitaraman was a published scientist, venture-backed entrepreneur and college graduate by age 18. Sitaraman is behind Explica, a media site pioneering infographics as an easily-digestible medium to communicate complex topics, especially science.


  • B.Sc., Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • Minor: African American Studies
  • The University of Arizona

Career Path

I started a science blog called Draw Science when I was 16. Nine countries, countless meetings, a successful crowdfunding campaign, and two years later, I was getting wired my first investment for my C-Corporation.