About the Director

Program Director: Michelle Whaley

Dr. Whaley has coordinated the biology summer research program for over 15 years. Her research is in mosquito vision as it relates to vector control, and she teaches cell biology, genetics, and honors research courses. She is originally from Hawaii, went to Scripps College in Southern California, and received her Ph.D. from Notre Dame. She is very committed to undergraduate students and will provide a rigorous but supportive summer research program for all REU fellows.


Please contact Dr. Whaley at:
Michelle A. Whaley, Ph.D.
REU Program Director
University of Notre Dame
Department of Biological Sciences
Notre Dame, IN46556
(574) 631-9343
Michelle.A.Whaley.3@nd.edu