Debby Moskovits

Vice President of Strategic Science Initiatives, The Field Museum - Chicago

Debby Moskovits is Vice President of Strategic Science Initiatives at the The Field Museum. Dr. Moskovits is currently focused on deepening and strengthening the role of the Museum’s science in the world, present and future. Dr. Moskovits joined The Field Museum staff as a research assistant in 1985. In 1994 Moskovits launched an effort to translate the Museum’s rigorous science into action for conservation, cultural understanding, and the well-being of people living in and around biologically rich areas which led to creation of the Museum’s Keller Science Action Center. She has a Ph. D. in Biology from the University of Chicago.