Steering Committee

Steven J. Stanhope – Chair
Associate Vice President for Research, INBRE PI
University of Delaware

Hacene Boukari
Professor, Department of Physics and Engineering
Delaware State University

Malcolm D’Souza
Associate Dean of Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research & Professor of Chemistry
Wesley College

Vicky Funanage
Operational Vice President of Research
The Nemours Foundation

Kirk Garratt
Christiana Care’s John H. Ammon Chief of Cardiology
Christiana Care Health System

Melissa Harrington
Associate Vice President for Research; Director, Delaware Center for Neuroscience Research
Delaware State University

Kathy Janvier
Vice President & Director of Wilmington/Stanton Campus
Delaware Technical Community College (Acting)

Kelvin Lee
Director of the Manufacturing USA National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL)
University of Delaware

John McDowell
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Delaware Technical Community College

Tariq Rahman
Director, Center for Orthopedic Research & Development
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Charles Riordan
Vice President for Research, Scholarship & Innovation
University of Delaware

Scott Siegel
Director of Population Health/Office of Transformation
Christiana Care Health System

Derald Wentzien
Professor of Mathematics
Wesley College

Cathy Wu
Edward Jefferson Chair of Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, INBRE- PC
University of Delaware