These are the people who make it happen! The leadership team consists of an Administrative Core and a Modeling Core.

Holly Wichman

Director, IMCI Distinguished Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
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Biographical Info

As Director, Professor Holly Wichman provides overall leadership to IMCI and is responsible for scientific direction, administration, mentoring, and assessment. Wichman has a long history of interdisciplinary collaboration. Recent research has focused on testing and refining models of adaptive evolution using viral models systems. Her group has also carried out comparative studies of transposable elements in mammals.

In addition to her many responsibilities as IMCI Director, Wichman is also the leader of 2 working groups: the Grant Writing Working Group and Washington-Idaho Phage Working Group. Dr. Wichman also collaborates with the Viral Evolution and Modeling in Idaho Lab.

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