Lizabeth A. Allison is Chancellor Professor of Biology at William & Mary. She received her Ph.D. in Zoology from the University of Washington, specializing in molecular and cellular biology. Before coming to William & Mary, she spent eight years as a faculty member at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. Liz teaches introductory biology for majors and upper-division molecular biology and molecular genetics courses. She has mentored graduate students and more than 120 undergraduate research students, many of them coauthoring papers with her on intracellular trafficking of the thyroid hormone receptor in normal and cancer cells. Liz is the recipient of numerous awards, including a State Council for Higher Education in Virginia (SCHEV) Outstanding Faculty Award in 2009, a Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence in 2012, and the Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award from the American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology in 2020. She is lead author on Biological Science, now in its seventh edition, and author of Fundamental Molecular Biology, now in its second edition, with a third edition under way.