Selection Committee

Damon Runyon Fellowship Award

CHAIR

Gregory M. Barton, PhD
Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis
Class of 1936 Endowed Chair
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California

  VICE CHAIR

E. Jane Albert Hubbard, PhD
Professor
Department of Cell Biology
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York

Martin D. Burke, PhD, MD
Professor of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, Illinois

Jayanta Chaudhuri, PhD
Professor
Immunology Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Jason M. Crawford, PhD
Maxine F. Singer ’57 PhD Associate Professor
Departments of Chemistry and Microbial Pathogenesis
Yale University
West Haven, Connecticut
Howard C. Hang, PhD
Richard E. Salomon Family Associate Professor
Laboratory of Chemical Biology and Microbial Pathogenesis
The Rockefeller University
New York, New York
Jay Hesselberth, PhD
Associate Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado
Jonathan C. Kagan, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Schwachman Chair in Gastroenterology
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Emmanuelle PasseguĂ©, PhD 
Professor of Genetics and Development
Director, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, New York
Jared Rutter, PhD
HHMI Investigator
Professor of Biochemistry
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah
Susan R. Schwab, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York
Nancy A. Speck, PhD
Investigator, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
Chair, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Aaron F. Straight, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry
Chair, Department of Biochemistry
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California
Jessica Tyler, PhD
Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York
Richard M. White, MD, PhD
Associate Professor 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York