Profiles

Kesley Grinde

Kesley Grinde

  • Program: PhD '19
  • Position: Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, Macalester College

Kelsey's research interests fall broadly between statistical genetics and multiple testing, with the end goal of using large genetic datasets to answer questions about human disease and population history. She received a number of awards throughout her academic career including the 2019 Thomas R. Fleming Excellence in Biostatistics Award for high academic achievement and leadership and the Dorothy L. Simpson Leadership Award that recognized her work in outreach, teaching and mentoring.