Thaís Roque

English-speaking middle school science and mathematics teacher

Thaís Roque is a Brazilian-German engineer, who has earned her MSc and PhD in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Oxford. As an engineer, she has sought to develop and deliver solutions in personalised medicine. Once in Paris, Thaís started working for a bio-tech company as a clinical and research manager to develop products for cancer care.

Thais has 10 years of experience tutoring and teaching math and science-related topics to university-level, high- and middle-school students in Brazil, Germany and in the UK. She joined the Lab School in September 2021 as a math and science teacher to share her experience and out of her conviction that education is the only means of truly changing people’s lives and society, and her personal belief in alternative educational approaches.