Laura Grabel

Lauren B. Dachs Professor of Science and Society
Hall-Atwater Laboratories 209
860-685-3238Professor of Biology
Hall-Atwater Laboratories 209

Dr. Grabel received her PhD at the University of California, San Diego and was a postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Gail Martin at the University of California, San Francisco. She is the Lauren B. Dachs Chair of Science and Society at Wesleyan, a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a council member and vice president-elect of the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering. For the past several years she has collaborated with Liz Lerman, Elizabeth Johnson, and faculty at Wesleyan on the “Science Choreography” project, examining ways to use movement to enrich science instruction. As Co-PI of the Stem Cell Core grant to the University of Connecticut Health Center, Dr. Grabel runs the outreach component of the program.