Marie Harton, Ph.D., is a program director in the Division of Training, Workforce Development and Diversity. She manages grants in the Undergraduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement program, Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training, and the Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences Predoctoral Training Program. As part of the NIH Diversity Program Consortium (DPC), she manages grants in the Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity and Sponsored Programs Administration Development portfolios.
Prior to joining NIGMS, Harton was a program officer at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation.
Harton completed her B.S. in chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. in chemistry at Columbia University, and postdoctoral training at the National Cancer Institute.
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