University of Dundee

“Careers in Scientific Editing”

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 13:00
Event Location: 
WTB Seminar Rooms
Professor Jason Swedlow FRSE
Event Speaker: 
Anne Knowlton
Editor of Current Biology
Event Type: 
Anne  Knowlton earned her BS in Biology from Clemson University in 2004. From there, in 2009 she earned a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Virginia, where she studied the assembly of the mitotic spindle in Todd Stukenberg’s lab. She then moved to do postdoctoral work at the University of Washington, studying kinetochore assembly with Trisha Davis. In 2011, she joined Cell Press in Cambridge, Massachusetts as a joint Assistant Editor for the journals Current Biology andDevelopmental Cell. Since 2014 Anne has transitioned to work solely for Current Biology as Associate Editor in London.