Janice Blum received a B.S. in biochemistry from Pennsylvania State University and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Duke University. She completed fellowship training at Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis. She was appointed as a faculty member at IUPUI in 1995 within the School of Medicine. In 2014, she took on the roles of associate dean for the University Graduate School in Indianapolis and associate vice chancellor for graduate education at IUPUI. She also co-leads the IU Center for the Integration of Teaching, Research and Learning for graduate students.
Areas of Expertise
Graduate and professional student education and programming; graduate and professional student recruitment, retention and fellowships; graduate and professional student organizations at IUPUI; graduate and professional student training grants; preparing future faculty and professionals at IUPUI; Center for the Integration of Research, teaching and learning at IU and IUPUI; postdoctoral fellow training and programming; biomedical research; and science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).