Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Medical College of Wisconsin director of research commercialization
Director, Silicon Flatirons Centers' Entrepreneurship Initiative
Director, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan
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