Name Position Phone Email
John Balchunas Assistant Director, Professional Development Programs 919-515-0550
Ryan Barton, Ph.D. Automation/Data Scientist 919-513-0969
Susan Bernacki, Ph.D. Research Associate, Biomedical Engineering 919-513-7710
Patty Brown Instructional Designer 919-513-1099
Mark Burdick Bioprocess Training Associate
Krisstina Burgess, Ph.D. Senior Scientist 919-515-0222
Ruben Carbonell, Ph.D. Executive Director (On Leave) 919-515-5118
Kirill Efimenko, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 919-513-0548
Driss Elhanafi, Ph.D. Senior Scientist 919-513-8236
Jeanelle Fairweather Accounting Technician 919-515-8377
Gary Gilleskie, Ph.D. Executive Director 919-515-0176
Brian Herring Instructional Media Developer 919-515-0212
Melody Lao Scientist II, Bioprocess Services 919-515-4239
Ben Lyons Manager, Bioprocess Engineering 919-515-0214
Mara Massel Bioprocess Training Associate, Analytical 919-515-0225
Danny Monroe, Ph.D. Assistant Director, Academic Programs 919-513-2195
Pa Nhia Moore Manager, Student Programs 919-515-0213
Brian Mosley Scientist II, Analytical 919-515-2855
Paul Mozdziak, Ph.D. Professor, Poultry Science 919-515-5544
Laurie Overton Senior Scientist 919-513-8237
Jennifer Pancorbo, Ph.D. Director, Industry Programs and Research 919-515-0215
Balaji Rao, Ph.D. Director, Academic Programs 919-515-0175
Michael Ray Bioprocess Training Associate
Michele Ray-Davis Assistant Director, Operations 919-513-0952
Joe Reigher Maintenance Engineer 919-513-8212
Charles Rutter, Ph.D. Senior Scientist 919-513-1698
Eric Safarz Bioprocess Training Associate 919-515-0178
Jennifer Sasser Technology Support Technician 919-513-0964
Arjun Shastry Scientist I, Bioprocess Services
John Sheppard, Ph.D. Professor, Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences 919-513-0802
Caroline Smith-Moore, Ph.D. Interim Assistant Director, Analytical &
Senior Scientist
Jason Stappenbeck Maintenance Engineer 919-515-0185
Chowan Stokes Finance Manager 919-513-1631
Suleiman Sweilem Bioprocess Training Associate
John Taylor Bioprocess Training Associate
Matt Teten Scientist II, Bioprocess Services 919-515-2644
John van Zanten, Ph.D. Teaching Assistant Professor 919-515-0217
Erica Vilsaint Professional Development Coordinator 919-515-2697
Kera Whitley Bioprocess Training Associate
Melody Woodyard Assistant Director, Finance & Administration 919-513-8095
Greg Worsley Scientist I, Bioprocess Services
Haiwei Zhang Scientist II, Bioprocess Services 919-513-1699
Michael Flickinger, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus

Teaching Fellows

Name Title
Ray Anover Manager, Biologics, Chiesi USA
Lucia Clontz, MS, D. H.Sc. Site Quality Head, Xellia Pharmaceuticals
Marcello Fidaleo, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department for Innovation in Biological, Agro-Food and Forest Systems, University of Tuscia, Italy
Paula Keith, Ph.D. Founder, BioLogic Solutions, LLC
Frederick W. Porter, Ph.D. Senior Vice President of Technical Development and Manufacturing Gene Therapy, BridgeBio Pharma
Dale Pulczinski Director of Aseptic Production, Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals
Baley Reeves, Ph.D. Consultant
Saly Romero-Torres, Ph.D. Senior Manager of Process Data Analytics, Biogen RTP
Abhinav A. Shukla, Ph.D. Vice President of Process Development and Manufacturing, KBI Biopharma