Laureen has a B.S. in Biochemistry and a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology; she comes to us after 8 years at the journal “Genes & Development”, where she served as the Assistant and then Associate Editor. She is also a member of the adjunct faculty in the Department of Biology at Farmingdale University. In her free time she enjoys hiking, cycling, yoga and reading science fiction. Laureen works remotely from New York.