Kaitlin M Higgins

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Graduate Assistant

Kaitlin works in Dr.Sarah Anderson's lab looking at transposable elements and imprinted genes. 

She is primarily interested in plant genetics, and finding ways to better feed the world. She has worked for Corteva Agrisciences, Syngenta, the USDA, and interned for Biogemma USA Corp.

She co-founded Science Iowa, which is a nonprofit with hopes of improving science literacy among policy makers and making science more accessible to the general public.

Area of Expertise: 
Genetics
Education: 
B.S. Agronomy, Iowa State University, 2015
B.S. Genetics, Iowa State University, 2017
Contact
Molecular Bio $ 2437 Pammel Dr
Ames
IA
50011-1079