Carrie A Smith


Carrie Smith is the Biological Safety Officer at the Center. She helps support research and diagnostics with problematic and emerging wildlife pathogens and biological toxins.


  • Ph.D. Genetics, North Carolina State University, 2007
  • B.S. Biology, University of Delaware, 2002

Professional Experience

  • 2017-present, USGS NWHC, Biological Safety Officer
  • 2012-2017, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Biological Safety Professional
  • 2009-2012, Oklahoma State University, Biological Safety Officer


  • American Biological Safety Association, International