Colt is delighted to announce the appointment of Rajiv Datta as Chief Technology Officer. Rajiv joins Colt on 1 January and will be a member of Colt’s Executive Leadership team under Carl Grivner who takes over as CEO on 1 January.
Dean Bronstein has announced the appointment of Abra Bush as senior associate dean of institute studies starting March 1.
David C. Levy, President of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, today announced the appointment of Christine Kuan, currently Chief Curator and Director of Strategic Partnerships at Artsy, as the new Director of the Institute’s New York campus.
Epizyme Inc.’s new chief executive Robert Bazemore understands the disease his company is targeting only too well. When he was introduced to employees this summer, Bazemore surprised them by disclosing that he’s a survivor of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a life-threatening blood cancer that could potentially be treated by the company’s lead drug candidate.
There’s a lot of talk these days about computational medicine, which uses massive amounts of data to train a machine to understand even more than experts or, at least, to identify health-related problems more quickly. Cognoa, a consumer-focused healthcare outfit, is among the developing field’s biggest proponents. The two-year-old, Palo Alto, Ca.-based company claims it can dramatically speed up the time that it takes parents to identity whether their child has developmental issues, and it can do so by assessing far fewer data points than have been traditionally employed toward the same end.
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Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced the appointment of Federico A. Monzon, M.D., FCAP, to the newly created role of Chief Medical Officer.
Linda Hall Library made two appointments last month: Ben Gross as Associate Vice President for Collections and Tania Munz as Vice President for Research and Scholarship.
According to an executive compensation study of private businesses released today, non-founder C-suite executives at life sciences and healthcare companies saw their cash compensation increase by 3.3 percent year-over-year, while comparable executives at private technology firms experienced an average increase of 3.5 percent.
SeeClickFix has appointed Mike Nargi as Senior Vice President of Sales.
John Deledda, M.D., a board certified emergency medicine physician, has been named chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.
Townsend Plant, DMA, has joined Peabody as its first associate dean for enrollment and student life, overseeing admissions, financial aid, the registrar, and student affairs.
Today we have announced that Carl Grivner will be appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Colt Technology Services with effect from 1 January 2016. Carl joined Colt in May 2015 and is currently Executive Vice President of Network Services.
Indicative has appointed Scott Sacket as Vice President, Sales. Sacket most recently served as Senior Vice President of Sales at AvePoint, Inc.
Nanocomp Technologies, Inc. has appointed John Kaminsky as Chief Commercial Officer.
Whether it’s a potential cure for melanoma derived from studying zebrafish or a new gene therapy to revolutionize treatment for chronic diseases, these discoveries cannot help anyone if they never make it out of the laboratory. To help bridge that gap, University of Massachusetts Medical School has hired a longtime venture capitalist to help catapult such advances out of the lab and into the commercial world.
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) has appointed Brendan Rauw as Vice President, Technology Transfer and Business Development.
Alison Weaver, an art historian and former director of affiliates for the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, has been named executive director of Rice University’s Moody Center for the Arts.
John Longbrake, an accomplished leader in higher education communications, has been appointed Vice President for Communications after a national search.
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Hudson Fiber Network (HFN), a leading US-based transport, IP and network provider specializing in network solutions for the financial and enterprise communities, announced today that it appointed Robert Hagan as the company’s chief financial officer.
Histogenics Corporation (Histogenics) (Nasdaq: HSGX), a regenerative medicine company focused on developing and commercializing products in the musculoskeletal space, announced the appointment of Jonathan Lieber as its Chief Financial Officer, effective July 2, 2015.
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Theravance Biopharma has appointed Gary Barrera as Head, Quality. Barrera joins Theravance from Boehringer Ingelheim, where he most recently served as Site Quality Head and Executive Director.
Cell Signaling Technology has appointed Kazuyuki Kiyota as Representative Director and President, Cell Signaling Technology Japan, K.K. Kiyota joins the company from Nippon Becton Dickinson Co., Ltd. where he served as Business Director, BD Biosciences.
RailComm is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael L. J. Hackney, Ph.D. as its Vice President, Products with responsibility for RailComm’s new product initiatives including smart analytics product platform.
Symmetry Corporation has appointed Kurt Andersen as Vice President of Marketing.
Effective 1 May 2015, Mr Grivner will join the Executive Committee of Colt and will lead Colt’s Network Services business, which provides data connectivity services to businesses and wholesale carriers across Europe, Asia and North America.
The variables with the biggest influence might not be the ones you expect.
QD Vision, Inc. has appointed Jim Carlton as Vice President of Products.
Matthew Shaftel, Ph.D., has been appointed dean for the Westminster College of the Arts. Shaftel will join the Rider on July 1, 2015.
Stephen Gordon joined TransMedics in March of 2015. He has over 20 years of experience leading financial organizations within high technology and medical device companies.
Oxford Immunotec Global PLC (NASDAQ: OXFD), a global commercial-stage diagnostics company focused on developing and commercializing proprietary tests for the management of immune-regulated conditions, today announced that Stephen M. Gansler has joined the Company as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Human Resources.
Marie Lynn Miranda, an acclaimed researcher and the Samuel A. Graham Dean of the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, has been named provost of Rice University.
She’s a prolific scholar and a nationally respected legal expert. She’s a Yale JD who studied at Oxford and graduated from Wellesley. She’s earned an MPH and a PhD in higher education. Now, Jennifer Bard adds another distinction to her extensive CV—she’s the first female to be named dean of the University of Cincinnati’s College of Law.
Aaron Bobick, PhD, professor and founding chair of the School of Interactive Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology, has been appointed dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science at Washington University in St. Louis effective July 1, according to Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton.
OurCrowd, the world’s leading equity crowdfunding platform, has announced that Anthony DeChellis, former CEO of Private Banking Americas at Credit Suisse, has joined as the President of OurCrowd, operating out of the firm's New York office.
Beverly Wendland, a distinguished biologist known for dedication to undergraduate and graduate students, commitment to diversity, and advocacy for innovative teaching and liberal arts education, has been appointed dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at Johns Hopkins University.
Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT:RNN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing best-in-class therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced the appointment of Ely Benaim, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer.
Daniel G. Lugo, currently vice president and dean of admissions and financial aid at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa., has been named vice president for College and student advancement at Colby College, President David A. Greene announced today.
Matthew T. Proto, who leads Stanford University’s admissions marketing and communications efforts, has been named vice president and dean of admissions and financial aid at Colby College, President David A. Greene announced today.
Oasys Water, a world leader in innovative solutions for water treatment and desalination, today unveiled significant technology and corporate milestones achieved in 2014 that set the stage for continued growth and expansion throughout 2015.
Lockheed Martin Industrial Defender, Inc. has appointed Bob Meindl as Vice President, Global Sales.
The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has chosen Graham T. McMahon, MD, MMSc, as the new President and CEO.
Element Science, Inc. has appointed Christopher Hasser, Ph.D. as Vice President, Research and Development.