Teaching Faculty

Name Position Phone Email
Susan Bernacki, Ph.D. Research Associate, Biomedical Engineering 919-513-7710
Krisstina Burgess, Ph.D. Senior Scientist 919-515-0222
Ruben Carbonell, Ph.D. 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
Michael Flickinger, Ph.D. Associate Director, Academic Programs 919-515-0175
Gary Gilleskie, Ph.D. Acting Director 919-515-0176
Nathaniel Hentz, Ph.D. Assistant Director, Analytical Lab 919-515-0218
Rick Lawless, CPIP Director, Industry Programs 919-515-8526
Paul Mozdziak, Ph.D. Professor, Poultry Science 919-515-5544
Laurie Overton Senior Scientist 919-513-8237
Jennifer Pancorbo, Ph.D. Assistant Director,
Bioprocess Services
Charles Rutter, Ph.D. Senior Scientist 919-513-1698
John Sheppard, Ph.D. Professor, Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences 919-513-0802
Caroline Smith-Moore Senior Scientist 919-513-8094
John van Zanten, Ph.D. Teaching Assistant Professor 919-515-0217
Lucas Vann Manager, Bioprocess Engineering 919-515-0214

BTEC Teaching Fellows

Name Title
Decebal Bora, Pharm. D., MPH Director of Regulatory Affairs, ActoGeniX N.V., Ghent, Belgium
Bruce K. Burnett, Ph.D., RAC (US, EU) Director of Regulatory Affairs, Duke Translational Medicine Institute, Duke University
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
Richard E. Kouri, Ph.D. Professor of Practice, Poole College of Management, NC State University
Pierre Leveau, Pharm. D. Head of the Quality, Safety and Environment Unit, European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) – Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France
Jeff Odum, MS, CPIP Director of Operations, Integrated Project Services, North Carolina
Baley Reeves, Ph.D.  
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