Elizabeth Smith

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Paul M. Dauten, Jr. Professor of Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Program Faculty Member, Dartmouth

A scientist whose research focuses on cilia and flagella, structures on the surface of cells, Elizabeth Smith has trained many undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral associates in her lab at Dartmouth, which has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health. She previously served as associate dean of the sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and chair of the Department of Biological Sciences.