Administrative Structure

 
Director Deepak Vashishth Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, Director, Center for Biotechnology & Interdisciplinary Studies
Associate Director Marlene Belfort Distinguished Prof. of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Sciences, University at Albany (SUNY), Prof. of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Executive Committee
Deepak Vashishth Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, Director, Center for Biotechnology & Interdisciplinary Studies
Georges Belfort Endowed Chair Russell Sage Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Jonathan S. Dordick Ex Officio Member (Previous Training Program Director), Howard P. Isermann Prof. of Chemical and Chemical Biology
Blanca L. Barquera Assoc. Prof. of Biological Sciences
Wilfredo Colón Prof. and Head, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Deanna M. Thompson Assoc. Prof. of Biomedical Engineering
Deborah L. McGuinness Prof. of Computer Science, Tetherless World Senior Constellation Chair
TBD Trainee previously supported by Training Program fellowship
External Advisory Committee
Lynne E. Maquat J. Lowell Orbison Endowed Chair and Professor Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Director, University of Rochester Center for RNA Biology, Chair- University of Rochester Graduate Women in Science
Margaret H. Baron Fishberg Professor of Medicine, Senior Associate Dean for Education and Director of the MD-PhD Program, Icahn School of Medicine
Randolph Ashton Asst. Prof. Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin at Madison (former Trainee)
Minority Recruitment Committee
Wilfredo Colón Prof. and Head, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Georges Belfort Endowed Chair Russell Sage Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Juergen Hahn Prof. and Head, Biomedical Engineering
George I. Makhatadze Prof. Biological Sciences, Constellation Prof. of Biocomputation and Bioinformatics
Gemel Joseph Trainee, Ph.D. candidate in Biological Sciences
Professional Ethics Committee
Catherine A. Royer Prof. Biological Sciences
Deborah L. McGuinness Prof. of Computer Science, Tetherless World Senior Constellation Chair
Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer Committee
James Spencer Director, Office of Intellectual Property and Tech Transfer
Jason Nicholas Kuruzovich Director, Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship Professor, The Lally School of Management
Faculty Mentoring Committee
Steven Cramer Prof. of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Mariah S. Hahn Prof. of Biomedical Engineering
Robert J. Linhardt Prof. of Chemistry and Chemical Biology