Dr. Craft teaches various biology courses at Concordia University Chicago which includes General Ecology, Genetics, Honor's Seminar, General Biology II, Anatomy and Physiology II, various major and non-major courses.

Her research focuses on Population Genetics and Conservation Genetics. Previously, she served as a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Minnesota and a visiting lecturer at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she was awarded outstanding teacher several times. Dr. Craft has been a member of Concordia’s faculty since 2009.


  • PhD, Biology - University of Illinois at Chicago; Chicago, IL
  • MS, Biology - University of Louisville; Louisville, KY
  • BS, Biology - University of Kentucky; Lexington, KY