Sanjid received a B.S. in Biology from the University of Toronto, and an M.A. in Biotechnology from Columbia University. After graduating from his masters’ program in 2015, Sanjid worked as a research technician at the lab of Dr. Gilbert di Paolo. He joined the graduate program in Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center in the fall of 2016. In June 2017, Sanjid joined Dr. Dritan Agalliu’s laboratory in the Department of Neurology, where his current research project focuses on canonical Wnt signaling and its regulation of angiogenesis and BBB formation in the central nervous system.