Selection Committee

The MBI Selection Committee recommends new members of the Board of Trustees, the Scientific Advisory Committee, and the Diversity Committee. The Board of Trustees, the Scientific Advisory Committee, and the Institute Partners shall appoint two Selection Committee members each and the Diversity Committee will appoint one committee member. Committee members will serve two-year nonrenewable terms. The Director will serve ex officio.

Selection Committee 2013-14


Reka Albert (Institute Partner)
Department of Physics, Pennsylvania State University
Anna Barker (Board of Trustee)
School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
Tom Chou (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Biomathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
Ricardo Cortez (Diversity Committee)
Mathematics Department, Tulane University
Tasso Kaper (Institute Partner)
Mathematics, Boston University
Michael Mackey (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine, Physiology, McGill University
John Reinitz (Board of Trustees)
Departments of Statistics, Institute of Genomics & Systems Biology, University of Chicago

Selection Committee 2012-13


Reka Albert (Institute Partner)
Department of Physics, Pennsylvania State University
Peter Bates (Institute Partner)
Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University
Carlos Castillo-Chavez (Diversity Committee)
MCMSC, Arizona State University
Greg Forest (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Kirk Jordan (Board of Trustee)
IBM Strategic Growth Initiatives, IBM Corporation
Naomi Leonard (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University
John Reinitz (Board of Trustees)
Departments of Statistics, Institute of Genomics & Systems Biology, University of Chicago

Selection Committee 2011-12


Linda Allen (Institute Partner)
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University
Peter Bates (Institute Partner)
Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University
Paul Bressloff (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Kirk Jordan (Board of Trustee)
IBM Strategic Growth Initiatives, IBM Corporation
Robb Krumlauf (Board of Trustee)
Scientific Director, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Stanislav Shvartsman (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University
Abdul-Aziz Yakubu (Diversity Committee)
Mathematics Department, Howard University

Selection Committee 2010-11


Trachette Jackson (Diversity Committee)
Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan
Kirk Jordan (Board of Trustee)
IBM Strategic Growth Initiatives, IBM Corporation
Suzanne Lenhart (Scientific Adivsory Committee)
Mathematics, University of Tennessee
Paul Magwene (Scientific Advisory Committee)
Biology, Duke University
Robert Miura (Board of Trustee)
Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Claudia Neuhauser (Institute Partner)
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota
John Tyson (Institute Partner)
Computational Cell Biology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University