Annie Jeong, Ph.D.

Assistant Director of Education and Diversity 

Annie Jeong joined the CEMB in late April 2019 as the Assistant Director of Education and Diversity. Annie received her PhD from Duke University’s Program in Genetics and Genomics. At Duke, she gained expertise in plant evolutionary genetics, studying the genetic and molecular mechanisms of adaptation to harsh, copper-contaminated environments in the ecological model system, Mimulus guttatus (yellow monkeyflower). Prior to joining the CEMB, Annie worked with biomedical PhD students and postdocs as the Assistant Director of Career Education in the Professional Development and Career Office at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.