Sheenah Mische, PhD, Senior Director

Sheenah MischeSheenah Mische, PhD, is the Senior Director in the Office of Collaborative Science. Dr. Mische oversees the Cores, providing a centralized administrative structure, and promoting state-of-the-art, service-oriented resources for the research community. Under the leadership of Associate Dean for Collaborative Science David Levy, she determines priorities for investment in new technologies, Cores, and services at the NYU Langone Medical Center.

Dr. Mische has broad experience in the operation and administration of multi-technology, multidisciplinary resource centers in support of institutional research missions, both in academia and in industry.  In her most recent positions, she was Director of Translational Sciences, and Associate Director for Talent Acquisition and Academic Relations at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals. She was also previously Director of the Protein / DNA Technology Center at Rockefeller University.

She brings to NYU a deep knowledge of trends in innovative technologies and their implications for research Cores and services.  Dr. Mische has an M.S. in Biochemistry from NYU and a Ph.D. in Experimental Pathology from Yale University School of Medicine. Her appointment confirms the School of Medicine’s commitment to building a research administration that is focused on faculty needs and excellence in shared resources and core services.

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