Staff Directory

The team at NCBiotech can help you make the next step in your transformation. We have a portfolio of professionals who bridge the educational, research and business worlds. You can view our team by department.

The Science and Technology Development team serves the universities and scientific communities in North Carolina. We fund the early transformation of academic innovations into commercial products and build communities of life science professionals who share common interests and goals. We offer grants for event sponsorship, the acquisition of shared-use scientific instruments, projects that explore potential commercial applications of inventions, studies that enable the licensing of university assets, and custom professional training for industry partners.

Hannah Cole
Program Manager, Science and Technology Development
Deborah De
Senior Director, Grant Process Operations
Tracey du Laney, Ph.D.
Director, Science and Technology Development
Susan Lankford, Ph.D.
Director, Science and Technology Development
Robert A. Lindberg, Ph.D.
Vice President, Science and Technology Development