Program Leadership

The MolE Ph.D. program is run by our Director of Education Alshakim Nelson and Graduate Program Advisor Paul Neubert and overseen by an interdisciplinary committee known as the Graduate School Interdisciplinary Committee (GSIC). This committee is comprised of faculty from a variety of departments across the College of Engineering and College of Arts & Sciences and is responsible for guiding the MolE Ph.D. program and making admissions decisions.

DepartmentGSIC Member
BioengineeringYing Zheng, Associate Professor
ChemistryAlshakim (Al) Nelson, Associate Professor (Chair of GSIC)
Chemical EngineeringVincent Holmberg, Assistant Professor
Civil & Environmental EngineeringJessica Ray, Assistant Professor
Electrical Engineering / CSGeorg Seelig, Associate Professor
Materials Science & EngineeringPeter Pauzauskie, Professor
Materials Science & EngineeringEleftheria Roumeli, Assistant Professor
Mechanical EngineeringJae-Hyun Chung, Associate Professor
PhysicsJens Gundlach, Professor