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Caroline Hendry, PhD

Scientific Director and Advisor to the Chair

Contact Information

Caroline Hendry, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Genetics

    PO Box 208005, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT 06520-8005

    United States



Caroline was born in Brisbane, Australia and earned her undergraduate degree in Genetics at the University of Queensland, Australia. She earned her PhD under Prof Melissa Little at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience and went on to do a post-doc with Prof Ihor Lemishka at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY. Following her postdoc, Caroline moved to Cambridge, UK, where she took on a new role as Reviews Editor for the journal Development, covering the stem cells and regeneration fields. She is now the Scientific Director and Advisor to the Chair and is responsible for the overall management of the research portfolio of the Department.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Scientist
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2012)
  • PhD
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Biology (2010)
  • BSc (Hon)
    University of Queensland, Genetics (2006)

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