Sarah Perdue

Position title: Communications Manager

Pronouns: she/her


Phone: (608) 262-3051

2320h Chamberlin Hall

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As Director of Communications, Sarah is the person to go to for all things communications/news/social media/web content/design/marketing. Sarah joined the department in July 2019 with several years of previous communications experience (with an emphasis on science communications), which she obtained during her decade-plus as a bench scientist and during her four years as a communications specialist at the UW Carbone Cancer Center. She is a UW–Madison alum (B.S. in biochemistry), a AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellowship alum, and received a Ph.D. in microbiology and molecular biology from Cornell University.