Education and Professional Development Committee

The Education and Professional Development Committee encourages and supports the development of a vibrant and inclusive community of biochemists and molecular biologists by promoting effective molecular life sciences curricula and educational practices and by providing career resources across the professional life cycle.

Cheryl Bailey

Cheryl Bailey

  • Chair, Education and Professional Development Committee (2019–2022)
  • Mount Mary University
Folnetti Alvarez

Folnetti Alvarez

  • (2020-2023)
  • Stony Brook University
Nisha Cavanaugh

Nisha Cavanaugh

  • (2021–2024)
  • Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Victoria Del Gaizo Moore

Victoria Del Gaizo Moore

  • (2020-2023)
  • Elon University
Christopher D. Heinen

Christopher D. Heinen

  • (2019-2022)
  • University of Connecticut Health Center
Margaret I. Kanipes

Margaret I. Kanipes

  • (2019–2022)
  • North Carolina A&T State University
Thomas Kiselak

Thomas Kiselak

  • (2021–2024)
  • Caldwell Intellectual Property Law
Jennifer Loertscher

Jennifer Loertscher

  • (2020-2023)
  • Seattle University
Chandrima Majumdar

Chandrima Majumdar

  • (2021–2024)
  • University of California, Berkeley
Erika G. Offerdahl

Erika G. Offerdahl

  • (2021–2024)
  • Washington State University
Christopher Peña

Christopher Peña

  • (2020–2023)
  • Purohit Navigation, Inc.
Rita-Marie Raach

Rita-Marie Raach

  • (2019–2022)
  • Kansas City Girls Preparatory Academy
Saumya Ramanathan

Saumya Ramanathan

  • (2019–2022)
  • Fisk University
Reinhart Reithmeier

Reinhart Reithmeier

  • (2021–2024)
  • University of Toronto
Ludmila Tyler

Ludmila Tyler

  • (2021–2024)
  • University of Massachusetts – Amherst
Nathan L. Vanderford

Nathan L. Vanderford

  • (2020-2023)
  • University of Kentucky