Julianne Hall, an adjunct professor of biology at Elon University, is joining The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences as a research investigator in its Division of Computational Biology.

Hall will focus on molecular pharmacology and conduct breast cancer research. She has been involved in cancer research for more than 10 years.

A holder of a doctorate from Duke in pharmacology, Hall has served as a research scientist and pharmacology junior faculty member at Duke. She also was a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences,