Lauren Ullrich, Ph.D.

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Program Director
Lauren Ullrich, PhD
Office of Programs to Enhance Neuroscience Workforce Diversity
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Diversity K22, Diversity Faculty K01, MOSAIC K99/R00, ADRD K99/R00, D-SPAN F99/K00, Advancing R25, SuRE, Diversity R01, ReWARD R01

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Lohr-en Ol' Rick

Lauren Ullrich (she/her) helps coordinate NINDS’s diversity activities, focusing on funding opportunities supporting 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 B.A. 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.