Dr. Kiefer joined 23andMe in 2008. Drawing on her expertise in survey methodology, psychology, and statistics, she currently heads up 23andMe's phenotypic data collection. She earned her Ph.D. in Social Psychology and an M.A. in Statistics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where she was a NSF Graduate Research Fellow. Dr. Kiefer then completed a NIMH Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco, and worked as a Quantitative Insights Analyst at Google.