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Biographical Sketch: Alison Gammie, Ph.D.

Alison Gammie
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Alison Gammie, Ph.D., is director of the Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity, which supports the Institute's research training, career development and diversity-building activities through a number of programs at the undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral and faculty levels.

Prior to joining NIGMS, Gammie served as a senior lecturer in molecular biology at Princeton University, where she also directed the university's Program for Diversity and Graduate Recruitment in Molecular and Quantitative Biology and its Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Molecular and Quantitative Biology. She was also an associate clinical member at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Her research focused on understanding how defects in DNA mismatch repair lead to cancer.

Gammie earned a B.A. in biology from Reed College and a Ph.D. in molecular biology from Oregon Health Sciences University. She conducted postdoctoral research at Princeton University.

To contact Gammie, send email to alison.gammie@nih.gov or call 301-594-3900. 

If you’re a reporter wishing to interview Gammie, contact the NIGMS Office of Communications and Public Liaison at info@nigms.nih.gov or call 301-496-7301. ​​​

This page last reviewed on March 17, 2017