Kevin Hayes

From Satellites to Sequencing

DuPont Pioneer


Kevin Hayes is the leader of the Genomic Operations and Protein Structural Analysis team at DuPont Pioneer. Kevin is currently engaged in data management and analytics of large data sets, mainly Next Generation Sequencing. In this role, he works with building and growing techniques within DuPont Pioneer and through collaborations ranging from novel data architectures to algorithm design and implementation in support of research and development activities. Kevin holds a Ph.D in Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with fellowships in Neurobiology and Translational Medicine (Scripps Florida and the University of Pennsylvania). His varied experiences have led him from Toxicogenomics to Circadian Rhythms to High Throughput Screening and into the realm of Informatics and Plant Sciences. Kevin’s breadth of experiences across science lead to contextually varied solutions to problems within the agricultural research sphere.