Chief of Science and Hind Dean of Science & Research Collections, Patterson Scholar, Associate Curator of Microbiology

Dr. Bennett is the Chief of Science and Harry and Diana Hind Dean of Research and Collections. She was the Academy's first ever Associate Curator of Microbiology, helping broaden the Academy’s research scope to include a dedicated focus on viruses and bacteria. Her specialty lies in infectious diseases that can be transmitted from animals to humans.

Graduate Student, Science Illustrator
Science Illustration, Botany, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology