Kelly Oman

Assistant Director of Research Communication
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In her role as Assistant Director of Research Communication, Dr. Kelly Oman supports graduate students and postdocs preparing for a range of career pathways by providing opportunities to develop and practice skills in communicating research to multiple audiences through different modes.


Kelly earned her PhD in English and American Literature from Washington University in St. Louis. In addition to ten years teaching literature and writing, she spent three years as a communication specialist in an academic research division of the WashU Medical School, where she developed a passion for helping grad students and postdocs share their research with the world outside of academia.