Kim Petrie, Ph.D.

Kim Petrie, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Biomedical Career Development

Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration

(615) 322-6885


Kim Petrie, Ph.D., launched the BRET Office of Career Development for biomedical sciences graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in 2005 and is currently the Director. Dr. Petrie is also an Assistant Professor of Medical Administration with the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Petrie develops career and professional development programs and workshops, provides individual advising appointments, and develops relationships with alumni and employers. Dr. Petrie holds a BA in Biology from Lawrence University and her PhD in Pharmacology from Vanderbilt University.