Selin studied at the University of Kent and graduated with a masters degree in Chemistry. She completed her masters project with Dr. Robert Barker, finding ways to synthesise biodegradable alternatives to plastic using Cellulose Nanocrystal’s. She then decided to continue on the path of green chemistry and joined the Shaver group in 2021. Now she is working on recycling HDPE in pursuit of a circular economy. In her spare time she plays video games, plays the piano, and loves her cats.