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Biochemistry Alumna, Bridget Coughlin, a 1999 PhD with John Donelson, was recently named CEO of the Shedd Aquarium. She’ll be the fourth president in the Shedd’s history and the second female head of a Museum Campus institution when she takes over in mid-April. Dr. Coughlin, was previously the vice president of strategic partnerships and programs and adjunct curator at the Denver Science Museum. Read the full Chicago Tribune article here.
Dr. Bridget Coughlin, a 1999 PhD with John Donelson and the human health curator at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, has been promoted to Vice President of Strategic Partnerships & Programs at the museum. Her scientific career has taken her from Iowa City to Woods Hole and to a position as managing editor of PNAS. In addition to administrative responsibilities at the museum, she continues to curate exhibits and run an NIH-funded community-based participatory research laboratory on the genetics of human taste. She is also a current Livingston Fellow of the Bonfils Stanton Foundation, which supports the most outstanding leaders in the Colorado non-profit community.