Carolyn Hutter, PhD

Acting Director, Division of Genome Sciences, National Human Genome Institute, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Carolyn Hutter is the Acting Division Director for the Division of Genome Sciences at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Division of Genome Sciences plans, directs and facilitates multi-disciplinary research to understand the structure and function of genomes in health and disease. 

 Dr. Hutter received her Sc.B. in Applied Mathematics-Biology with Honors from Brown University (1994), her M.S. in Genetics from Cornell University (1998), her M.S. in Biostatistics and her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Washington (2009; 2008).