Our team is comprised of industry experty people that can help you do cool stuff and things. Find the best person to connect with below.

Life sciences

Misato oversees and helps manage the more than two-dozen industry research collaborations with Johns Hopkins faculty. Misato was most recently director of products innovation and strategy at the Henry M. Jackson Foundation and also spent five years at QIAGEN. She received a doctorate in immunology and pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Tokyo.


Technology commercialization professional with seven years of “intrapreneurial” experience culminating in a Director role in one of the fastest-paced Commercialization offices in the country. Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Genetics from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Talent for leading the construction of programs and workflows that gain traction and become sustainable, and for achieving consensus within complex, multi-stakeholder projects, such as university commercial licensing negotiations.

Seth Zonies

Director, Corporate Partnerships (Whiting School of Engineering)

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Andrew focuses on sourcing and securing new industry-sponsored research to help expand the breadth and depth of Johns Hopkins partnerships. Andrew most recently was a principal business development manager at Waters Corporation and before that started PxBiosciences, a peptide biomarker discovery and development company spun out from the University of Hanover in Germany. Andrew has a doctorate in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Connecticut.

Andrew Kunkler-Peck

Director, Business Development


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Industry Sponsors

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