Selection Committee

Damon Runyon Fellowship Award

CHAIR

Gregory M. Barton, PhD
Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis
Class of 1936 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
Howard C. Hang, PhD
Richard E. Saloman Family Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Biology and Microbial Pathogenesis
The Rockefeller University
New York, New York
Jay Hesselberth, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado
Susan Kaech, PhD
Professor and Director
Nomis Foundation Laboratories for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Salk Institute
La Jolla, California
Jonathan C. Kagan, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Schwachman Chair in Gastroenterology
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Emmanuelle Passegu√©, PhD 
Professor of Genetics and Development
Director, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, New York
Susan R. Schwab, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York
M. Celeste Simon, PhD
Scientific Director and Investigator
Arthur H. Rubenstein, MBBCh Professor
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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, PA
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