Lauren Ullrich, Ph.D.

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Section Chief, Career Advancement
Lauren Ullrich, PhD
Office of Programs to Enhance the Neuroscience Workforce
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Portfolio: Diversity Faculty K01, MOSAIC K99/R00, ADRD K99/R00, D-SPAN F99/K00, Advancing R25, SuRE (R16), Diversity R01, ReWARD R01

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Lauren Ullrich (she/her) is Section Chief, Career Advancement in the Office of Programs to Enhance the Neuroscience Workforce, which focuses on funding opportunities supporting late-stage graduate students, postdocs, and faculty, as well as mentoring networks across critical career transition points. She received her PhD and MS in Neuroscience from Georgetown University, researching memory in early Alzheimer's disease for her thesis and also published on teaching, pedagogy, and professional development in science. She received her BA from Swarthmore College in psychobiology. Prior to coming to NINDS as a AAAS Science & Technology Fellow, Lauren worked for the Society for Neuroscience in a range of policy and programmatic areas, including government and public affairs; scientific rigor and reproducibility; workforce and training; and animals in research.