Kelly Tyrrell

Director, Research Communications


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  • Oversees Research Communications team and directs coverage of UW–Madison’s research landscape and issues related to UW–Madison research.
  • Reports on research news from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Center for Limnology, Center for Healthy Minds and the Waisman Center in addition to the Departments of Anthropology, Geoscience and Integrative Biology.
  • Handles communication around biological safety and select agents.
  • Co-organizes the monthly science outreach event Science on Tap–Madison.