Conor Kelly

Conor J. Kelly
Professional research assistant
BS (Honors, MCD Biology), University of Colorado Boulder




Born and raised in Colorado, Conor received his BA degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at the University of Colorado Boulder. There, he studied the neurobiological mechanisms underlying complex social behaviors using the prairie vole as a model for monogamy in Dr. Zoe Donaldson’s lab. He’s currently interested in how endogenous retroviruses have shaped mammalian immune systems. His hobbies include cooking, playing board and video games, and watching movies.