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Tracy Kress

Associate Professor

Tracy Kress

Phone: (609) 771-2462


Office: Biology Building, Room 229

Lab: Biology Building, Room 221, x3335


Current Courses

  • Foundations of Biological Inquiry
  • Biology of the Eukaryotic Cell
  • Molecular Biology of Gene Expression
  • Biology Senior Seminar

Research Interests

  • Utilizing multiple approaches, including genetics, biochemistry, and molecular and cell biology, to study:
    • mechanisms and regulation of RNA processing in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    • coordination of RNA processing with chromatin remodeling and transcription

Degrees Earned

  • B.S. – Rochester Institute of Technology, Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. – Brown University, Biology