Se Kim is the Associate Director of the DoSER program. She supervises the portfolio of the program’s projects and initiatives to further the mission to advance science. A biologist by training, Dr. Kim's research focused on the role of epigenetics in neuroscience and plant biology with publications in journals including Development, Journal of Neuroscience, Current Biology, and Plant Cell. She holds a B.S. in biochemistry from The University of Texas at Austin and a Ph.D. in molecular and human genetics from Baylor College of Medicine. She continued her research at Rice University as a National Institute of Health NRSA postdoctoral fellow. Dr. Kim also has a MBA from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. Dr. Kim demonstrates a deep commitment to and experience in bridging scientific and religious communities through constructive dialogue and education.