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Industrial Advisory Board

The Industrial Advisory Board is composed of scientific and business leaders from major biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. The board guides the MBP in academic and administrative matters in the following ways:

 

 

Our annual Board meeting serves as the main forum for program review and deliberation. The meeting also provides the opportunity for current students to present their research to the board, network, and express their opinions about the program anonymously.



Industrial Advisory Board Members


dupont

Jason Backus
Technology Manager

DuPont Industrial Biosciences

boesiger

Jeff Boesiger
Director of Operations,

Strategy & Planning

Baxter Healthcare

Pfizer

Susan Casnocha, Ph.D.
Associate Research Fellow

and Group Leader
Culture Process Development

Pfizer Global Biologics

collins

Paul C. Collins, Ph.D.
Senior Director

Small Molecule Design and Development
Eli Lilly and Co.

Harris

Latonia Harris, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist, Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing Sciences
Janssen Biotech, Inc


koller

Manfred R. Koller, Ph.D.
Vice President, Business Development

Miltenyi Biotec

McDowell

Christi McDowell, Ph.D.
Director of Upstream Process Development

Novavax, Inc.

Mostafa
Sigma S. Mostafa, Ph.D.

Director, Process Development and Manufacturing
KBI Biopharma 

Joe Palac

Senior Production Supervisor
AbbVie

 

piret

James M. Piret, Sc.D.
Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Michael Smith Laboratories
University of British Columbia

Carl Radosevich
MBP Alumnus

Product Specialist

Panasonic Healthcare

Francisco Rausa, Ph.D.

Senior Principal Research Scientist, Future Therapeutics & Technoogy
AbbVie

 

Rosen

Michael S. Rosen
Sr. Vice-President
New Business Development
Science & Technology Group

Forest City Enterprises


roush

David Roush, Ph.D.
Senior Principal Scientist
BioPurification Development

Merck


David Russell

David Russell, Ph.D.
Director of Biotechnology Prospecting

Monsanto

Schmelzer

Albert Schmelzer, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist, Development Process Cell Culture

MedImmune

dupont

Vinod Srinivasan,
MBP Alumnus

Research Associate
Biomass Applications Group
DuPont Industrial Biosciences

Genentech

Inn Yuk Ph.D.
Senior Group Leader and Principal Engineer
Early Stage Cell Culture
BioProcess Development, PTDU

Genentech

 

 

 

 

Past Industrial Advisory Board Members

Amrani
David Amrani,
Ph.D., FAHA
Consultant
Biocompatibility, Hematology, Medical Devices & Regenerative Medicine 
Amrani Consulting LLC 

Genentech

Kathy Carswell, Ph.D.
Senior Engineer

Genentech

cameron

Doug Cameron, Ph.D.
Founder & Managing Director

Alberti Advisors, LLC


lonza

Edna S Choi, CSSBB

MBP Alumna

OE Manager
Operational Excellence

Lonza


Emery

Eric Emery
Vice-President, Manufacturing (Retired)

PDL BioPharma


Gu

Xuejun ‘Sherry’ Gu, Ph.D.
Head, Molecular Biology, Fermentation,

Cell Culture (Upstream Dev.)
Eli Lilly and Co.


Kelley

Aaron Kelley, Ph.D.
Senior Engineer
Biomass Applications Group

Genencor International


Lee

Steven S. Lee, Ph.D.
A-Bio Pharma Pte Ltd
Chief Executive Officer

A-Bio

dupont

Vasantha Nagarajan, Ph.D.
Technical Fellow
Biochemical Sciencea & Engineering CR&D

DuPont

Papoutsakis

E. Terry Papoutsakis, Ph.D.
Eugene DuPont Chair
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Delaware Biotechnology Institute

University of Delaware

Abbott
Christopher Tomas, Ph.D.
Principal Pharmaceutical Scientist
AbbVie