Layla Dowdy

Director of Office of Research Communications, UNC Research

Layla Dowdy develops and executes communication strategy for the Office of Research Communications at UNC Research that increases awareness of the value and impact of Carolina’s nearly $1 billion research enterprise and its accomplishments to external and internal audiences. In her role, Dowdy also leads the Office of Research Communications staff in the creation of content that increases awareness of research accomplishments through a variety of media including websites, print publications, videos, infographics and social media.