Dr. Allison Camp has broad expertise in the biosciences including toxicology, neurobiology, endocrinology, and invertebrate biology. Dr. Camp earned her Ph.D. at North Carolina State University where she conducted research in two aquatic toxicology topic areas, aquatic insect physiology and freshwater crustacean endocrinology. Her post-doctoral work, conducted at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in partnership with Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, evaluated the effects of agricultural pesticides on bumble bee colony growth and development. Dr. Camp has deep experience in scientific writing and science communication, and she has led a variety of science outreach activities within the community. She has also won awards for scientific presentations and excellence in teaching. In her free time, Dr. Camp enjoys a variety of creative pursuits, running with friends, and outdoor adventures with her husband.
Education: B.A. in Psychology, B.S. in Neurobiology from University of Washington; Ph.D. in Toxicology from North Carolina State University