Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, USA
Dr. Rebecca Wingert is an Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and recipient of the Gallagher Family Chair of Stem Cell Research at the University of Notre Dame, in Notre Dame, Indiana, USA. Dr. Wingert received dual undergraduate degrees in Biology and English from Muhlenberg College in 1999. She earned her Ph.D. in Cellular and Developmental Biology from Harvard University in 2005 under the mentorship of Dr. Leonard I. Zon, a world-leader and innovator in the use of the zebrafish animal model to study blood development and cancer biology. She then worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow.