Kristin C. Scott, PhD – Biography

Assistant Research Professor 

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Kristin C. Scott, PhD is an Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology. She received her PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Iowa. She subsequently completed postdoctoral training at the MRC Human Genetics Unit (Edinburgh, Scotland) and at Case Western Reserve University studying centromeric heterochromatin in the fission yeast. Dr. Scott’s post-doctoral training was supported by a Hitchings-Elion Fellowship from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund. Prior to joining the faculty in the Genome Biology Group in 2008, Dr. Scott was an IGSP Senior Scientist in the lab of Prof. Huntington Willard.