WWARN Scientific Director
Dr. Sibley is a Professor of Genome Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington and a Visiting Professor of Tropical Medicine at the University of Oxford, UK where she is the Scientific Director of the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN). In her malaria research has collaborated closely with colleagues in the KEMRI/Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories in Nairobi and Kilifi, Kenya and with NIH colleagues in Muheza and Morogoro, Tanzania. She has served on the Expert Scientific Advisory Board of the Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV), and on the Boards of the ACT Consortium, the Malaria Capacity Development Consortium, the Malawi-Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme and several of the NIH funded International Centers of Excellence in Malaria Research. She holds a BA and MS in Biology from the University of Rochester, a PhD in Biochemistry and Biophysics from the University of California, San Francisco and completed post-doctoral training at California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California.