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Margaret A. Lynch

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Associate Director of Science Education


Margaret A. Lynch, PhD, a cell and molecular biologist, manages Harvard’s Science Education team and oversees the group’s programming & administration. She develops and leads a certificate series of science mentoring workshops for science researchers at all of Harvard’s campuses and affiliated hospitals and institutions and oversees academic and research programs, workshops, and events that support undergraduate research and advising. Margaret serves as the primary academic advisor for first-year undergraduates and teaches graduate courses in biotechnology and biology as an Instructor for Harvard Extension School.  Margaret earned a PhD in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a BA in Biology from Williams College.