Kate O’Connor-Giles join the genetics faculty

Kathaleen (Kate) O’Connor-Giles has joined the faculty in the Genetics Department and the Laboratory of Molecular Biology. She earned her Ph.D. in 2003 from Washington University School of Medicine and has been a postdoctoral fellow at UW-Madison since 2004. Her work focuses on understanding the genetic regulation of synaptic growth and plasticity in Drosophila.