Nancy Moran, Ph.D.

Nancy Moran, Ph.D.

University of Texas

Nancy Moran, Ph.D. is the Raymer Chair and Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin in biology, and then moved to the University of Michigan to earn her Ph.D. in zoology. Dr. Moran's research focuses on symbiosis, especially that between multicellular hosts and microbes. Her work has expanded the understanding of the evolution of microbial symbiosis and genome evolution in bacteria.

Dr. Moran is an American Academy of Microbiology Fellow and a National Academy of Sciences Member. She is currently part of the Editoral Board for mBio